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News Corp has partnered with FRRR to enable the delivery of the News Corp Bushfire Fund grants.
This support is for local not-for-profit organisations and community groups that are delivering locally led projects and activities to assist people in their recovery as a result of the 2019/2020 bushfires.
Grants of up to $25,000 are available to support projects addressing a wide range of needs including:
• Community infrastructure and equipment that strengthens volunteer community groups and their activities;
• Emergency equipment and facilities (excludes individual aid);
• Mental health and wellbeing; and
• Rebuilding communities - from infrastructure repairs or upgrades, to governance, capacity building or operational support.
Applications for Round 2 close 5pm 5th August 2020
For further details and to apply go to - https://www.frrr.org.au/NC_Bushfire_Grants
Landcare Facilitator and Regional Landcare Coordinator extension
The Victorian Government is extending contracts for existing Landcare Facilitators and Regional Landcare Coordinators to 30 June 2021. Click into the news item for more detail.
LVI News - November 2020
Click into the item for the November LVI Newsletter
LVI News - October 2020
Click into the item for the full LVI Newsletter
LVI News - August 2020
The latest newsletter is now available on the LVI page of the Landcare Gateway - Click into news item for link.
Bushfire Recovery Victoria releases state recovery plan
The State Government released the State Recovery Plan on 25 August. Landcare Victoria Inc is represented on the Environment and Biodiversity Working Group, which contributed to the development of the Plan. Click into news item for further details and/or to apply.