The inaugural lecture in the 2017 Great Southern Speaker Series was presented by Professor Barry Marshall to a packed and appreciative audience in the Albany Town Hall on the evening of 27 June.
South Coast Natural Resource Management is excited to announce that it is running its final Regional Landcare Facilitators’ Community Small Grant Programme for 2017 thanks to funding by the National Landcare Programme.
This programme aims to help community groups get involved in Landcare by providing funds of up to $500 (ex GST) that can go towards the cost of running an event or project that benefits the community and the environment.
Years of planning – but only days to wait before UNESCO considers the renomination of the area as a globally recognised and important member of its Biosphere Reserve Programme!
The Fitzgerald River area, in the Shires of Jerramungup and Ravensthorpe and centred by Fitzgerald River National Park will come under international scrutiny in June when The United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) hands down its decision.
The decision is awaited with excitement by all the supporters who have spent several years putting together a detailed proposal, following extensive consultations.
Grants up to $1000 available for NRM community members, volunteers and project officers to participate in skills and training opportunities!