Community groups, Stories

Working with Vulnerable People Act – children

Tasmania recently implemented a Working with Children registration process, bringing us into line with all other Australian States and Territories who already have similar registration processes and ensuring compliance with the recently amended Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Act 2013. If you are a volunteer in a group which


Agriculture, Farmers and landholders, Stories

Rural Women’s Gathering

Tasmanian Women in Agriculture recognise the needs and aspirations of people involved in agriculture and business and living in rural communities; particularly women and their families in Tasmania. Women’s Gatherings are for ALL rural women and aim to provide an opportunity for rural women to network, share experiences and support


Community groups, News, Stories

Biosecurity Alert – Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome (POMS)

Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome (POMS) has now been confirmed in a number of growing areas in Tasmania. In an effort to control the spread of POMS, a permit controlled area has been declared for the whole of Tasmania. This declaration restricts the movement of oysters, and associated materials and equipment


Grants, Media releases, Stories

Naturally Inspired Grants – now open!

Naturally Inspired Grants – now open! NRM South is pleased to announce the launch of its 2016 Naturally Inspired Grants round, providing funding to support projects that deliver positive environmental change and sustainable farming initiatives across Southern Tasmania. The grants are open to community groups, farmer groups, not-for-profit organisations, schools