Community groups, Farmers and landholders, Stories

Midlands Restoration project – Tasmanian Island Ark

Join us on this free bus tour to visit some key sites in the Greening Australia Midlands Restoration Project. This is a long-term landscape-scale environmental restoration initiative designed to increase connectivity and biodiversity in the Northern Midlands, an area with a long history of agricultural production. The tour will include:


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 the 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


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


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,


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


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