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Vaughn’s Dam Reserve Masterplan

Vaughn’s Dam Reserve Masterplan

Weddin Landcare would like to invite members of the public to provide feedback on the draft Masterplan for Vaughn’s Dam Reserve. We are interested in hearing if people have any major objections to elements of the plan as well as any great ideas! What is the Vaughn’s...

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Weddin Landcare Celebrates Wattle Day

Weddin Landcare Celebrates Wattle Day

Weddin Landcare recently celebrated National Wattle Day, which is held on 1 September, by holding a Wattle Day Walk at Mikla Lewis and Wayne Lavers’ property “Rosemont” near Grenfell. “We had a really good roll-up of over 20 people for Wattle Day, with many new faces...

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Weddin Landcare Strategic Plan 2023 -2027

Weddin Landcare Strategic Plan 2023 -2027

The Weddin Landcare Strategic Plan was put together based on discussions and outcomes from the planning day held with the Weddin Landcare Steering Committee on Wednesday 26 July 2023. The planning day helped to define our vision, mission statement, goals and...

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Ooma Creek Tributary Riparian Restoration Project

Ooma Creek Tributary Riparian Restoration Project

Weddin Landcare are working with three local landowners on our Ooma Creek Tributary Riparian Restoration project with the goal of providing protection and creation of valuable riparian habitat, reduce streambank erosion and help to improve water quality downstream in...

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2023 Clean Up at The Company Dam

2023 Clean Up at The Company Dam

On Sunday 5 March 2023, a small team of volunteers participated in our Clean Up Event at The Company Dam. While there didn't seem like a lot of rubbish, we managed to collect 4 big bags of loose rubbish and a few larger items just from around the shore line. Great job...

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Central West Region Community of Practice Meeting

Central West Region Community of Practice Meeting

On the 15-16 February 2023, Local Landcare Coordinator, Melanie Cooper and vice-chair of the Weddin Landcare Steering Committee, Clemence Matchett, attended the Central West Region Landcare community of practice event at Dubbo. The two-day event allowed them to meet...

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Milestone for Keeping Cats Safe at Home Project

Milestone for Keeping Cats Safe at Home Project

On 11 October 2022 the 100th cat for the Weddin Shire was successfully desexed as part of the Keeping Cats Safe at Home Project at Lachlan Valley Vet Clinic in Grenfell.  The initiative is part of Weddin Shire Council's strategy to address the overpopulation and...

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Weddin Landcare General Meeting and Planning Session

Weddin Landcare General Meeting and Planning Session

On Tuesday 26th July, Weddin Landcare will be holding a General meeting, followed by a planning session for 2022-2023 activities. Anyone is welcome to attend the General meeting. To attend the planning meeting you will need to be a member of Weddin Landcare but it’s...

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