Community groups, Grants, Hobart/Kingborough, News

Fair Go for Swifties – Unwanted: The Rainbow Lorikeet!

Volunteers have been busy constructing and painting 50 nesting boxes for rainbow lorikeets, as part of a naturally inspired grant project run by Sustainability Learning Centre and Hobart College.  The project has also received support from an Inspiring Australia Public Science Events Grant. The invasive rainbow lorikeet population in Kingborough

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Community groups, Grants, Stories

Maatsuyker Island Art Cards

The Art Card series produced by Friends of Maatsuyker Island (FOMI) Wildcare reached $3000 in sales in just over 12 months. This project involved design, research, printing, production and sales of 11 designs for the Maatsuyker Island Art Card series of high quality gift cards. Artists who have an association

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Community groups, Stories

Caring for our Environment!

Congratulations to all the winners of the Caring for our Environment Photo Competition, announced recently as we celebrated National Volunteer Week 2017.  Everyone is welcome to view the exhibition which will remain on display at the Sustainability Learning Centre, Mt Nelson, until 31 May. All photos, including names and captions,

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Farmers and landholders, News

Landholder survey

Are you a landholder* who participates in conservation and stewardship programs such as Land for Wildlife, Gardens for Wildlife, Conservation Covenants and NRM restoration or revegetation programs on your property? Professor Mai Yasue from Quest University Canada along with researchers at UTas are inviting landholders who engage in these types

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Community groups, Stories, Uncategorized

Volunteer sponsorships – apply now!

NRM South are pleased to offer a limited number of sponsorships to active environmental volunteers to attend the upcoming Australian Mangrove and Saltmarsh Network Conference. ELIGIBILITY: This offer is available to any active member of any environmental care group such as Landcare, Coastcare, Bushcare or Wildcare.  Volunteers must reside in

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Community groups, Stories

Caring for our Environment Photo Competition

Thanks to everyone who entered the Caring for our Environment photo competition! Entries have now closed, and the hard task of judging has begun! Photos will be scored by our volunteer panel including representatives from our sponsors as well as members from the Hobart Photographic Society. The People’s Choice Award

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