Capricornia Catchments supports landcare groups located within the Capricornia Catchments area as much as possible. Linkages with these important community groups are strengthened by Capricornia Catchments staff attending the Landcare groups meetings, assisting the groups with preparing funding submissions and helping the groups implement on-ground activities.
Tracking Our Footprints
This book was compiled as part of the Queensland 150th Birthday celebrations and funded by the QLD government. It contains a
number of historical stories about the pioneering families of the area through to the current generation of local landholders.
Please contact Gail Hanrahan from Wycarbah & District Landcare group inc.
Phone: (07) 4934 7161
‘A Green Future ‘ (DVD)
A Green Future was launched at the 2007 Queensland Landare Conference by the Morinish Landcare group and major sponsor Waratah/Onesteel. By using a series of factual case studies of grazing families throughout Queensland, A Green Future documents the exciting journey of people who have improved their natural resource base by utilising innovation, instinct, and Landcare principles.
This DVD is a great introduction to the development of sustainable grazing systems.
Cost: $15.00 Multiple copies: $11.00
Plus postage and handling
2011 Queensland Landcare Conference- Ayr 20-23 September
The 2011 Landcare Conference focus was on the “Generations of guardians” responsible for land and culture stewardship across the state.
The Lower Burdekin Landcare Association was host to the 22nd annual event and were excited to welcome visitors to their area, to find out more about them follow the link to their website.
The Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA) has a great Library full of publications that cover a broad range of environmental and agricultural topics. The FBA library is open to everyone and is a great resource for locally relevant information . Contact Bronwyn Fryar, Librarian at FBA on 07 4999 2806
We have many items of reference available. If there is something your are looking for or you have fund that may be of interest, let us know by contacting our office.