Case Studies

Adventure With Purpose

Engaging the outdoor recreation sector

BatBlitz Western Sydney

Citizen science and researching micro bats in a threatened western Sydney riparian environment

Field Day/ Workshop

Central Coast Plateau including Kulnura and Yarramalong areas: Healthy Soils & Integrated Weed management for improved land management - Sunday 26th May 2019

Greater Sydney Landcare Strategic Plan review

A review of the GSLN Strategic Plan (2016-2019) was carried out and amended to guide us for the next three years

Volunteer Coordinators Network (VCN)

Supporting bush regeneration in Greater Sydney

Reaching out with helping hands

Duty of care and OH&S obligations when managing volunteers – a workshop

Adventure Conservation - Partnering with our Neighbours

Partnership between young peoples' and remote Landcare projects, GSLN's Get Your Hands Dirty and Central Tablelands LLS' Living on the Edge.

Greater Sydney volunteer numbers on the up

A pulse check of Bushcare and Landcare in Greater Sydney

A communicative refresh

Reinvigorating GSLN branding and communications strategy to increase audience engagement

Cultural immersion for Greater Sydney Landcare

Learning about the history and traditions of our First Nations peoples

Online facilitation skills training

Positive and productive online meetings

What matters most – biannual survey of the Landcare and Bushcare community in Sydney

Surveying Landcare, Bushcare and environmental volunteers, professionals, government and buisnesses.

Climate Reality leadership in Brisbane

LLC Clare heads to Brisbane to join Al Gore and The Climate Reality Project

Supporting our neighbours

Working with our neighbouring Landcare networks to support their good work

A Safety First

Providing first aid training for our members

Strategic Plan (Sep16-Jun19)

Development of the Greater Sydney Landcare Network's Strategic Plan

Greater Sydney Intrepid Landcare

Inspiring the next Landcare generation in Sydney.

Cumberland Plain Landcare Support

A support Program for western Sydney's Landcare and Bushcare community

Landcare Online

Raising awareness and buidling connections across Greater Sydney

Cattai Hills Environment Network

Re-invigorating Landcare in the Cattai catchment and Hills Shire

Biodiversity Forum

Share Learn Connect

Groovin' Grassroots rocks Bedlam Bay

A festival to celebrate environmental volunteering in the heart of leafy north Sydney

Deer in Greater Sydney

An information event for Landcarers, Councils and Property owners

Saving the Cumberland Plain Woodland with fire

A partnership with Greater Sydney Landcare Network and the National Parks & Wildlife Service successfully gained $350,000 for fire management on western Sydney’s Critically Endangered Cumberland Plain Woodland.

Green Drinks

Green Drinks is a monthly event for communities across western Sydney, where like-minded green people meet to offload and network with others about local environmental issues. The events are not all about drinking, but are held at pubs and include a meeting as the core component.

Fireweed and turf farming in the Hawkesbury lowlands

Various activities were carried out in an attempt to engage neighbours of Turf farms to better manage their Fireweed. Green cestrum and other toxic weeds were also included in the weed education, as a range of weeds that impose a threat to any farm operation in the area.

Get Your Hands Dirty

Get Your Hands Dirty! Empowering young people to become switched-on Landcare leaders caring for Sydney’s threatened bushland

Eucalyptus ID masterclass

Two-day intensive masterclass identifying eucalypts of the Western Sydney, Hawkesbury and Lower Blue Mountains Regions.

Statewide Gathering Report for 2019

Revisiting the state-wide gathering of Landcare Coordinators across NSW

Allendale Landcare Group

Formation of a new Landcare Group in response to bushfire recovery actions

Award winning Landcare

Fire recovery Landcare Group goes from strength to strenth

Call to action for Bindook fire affected area

Partners come together to help landholders still grappling with recovery from the Black Summer

Partnerships in Landcare

Lake Parramatta Bushcare Kayaking

Harbour Care by Kayak

Cleaning up plastic pollution in Sydney Harbour

Update on Greater Sydney's Young Landcarers

The next generation are taking action!