Blackberry Be Gone Field Day

When: Saturday 8th November, 10-12pm, morning tea provided on arrival. Where: Hells Hole Creek Rd (right off Dry Creek Rd), Bonnie Doon—follow the Landcare signs. Discussion: In March 2014, Up2Us Landcare Alliance Weeds Coordinator, Cam Paterson trialed a variety of chemicals alongside Wet Blade technology to develop the best case scenario for managing blackberries. This […]

Community Wild Dog Control Meeting

When: Thursday October 9th, 7.00-8.30pm Where: Bonnie Doon Hotel (Bistro), Bonnie Doon Guest Speakers: DEPI Community Wild Dog Control Co-ordinator (Tim Enshaw) and DEPI Wild Dog Controller (TBC). Discussion about the wild dog issues for landholders within the Mansfield Shire and the strategies private landholders may engage in to reduce their impact. In-formation about accessing […]

Mansfield – Striped Legless Lizard Survey

Sunday 28th September & Sunday 26 October, 2014. Time: 9.00 am to Noon. One of Mansfield’s best-kept secrets is hiding in the grass and under rocks and logs around our district. The Striped Legless Lizard is a Threatened species living on our doorstep, yet very few people know about this special animal. The Upper Goulburn […]

Inspiring Small Farms to Grow Big Ideas

Up2Us Landcare Alliance together with the Small Rural Producers Group have partnered to present a series of educational sessions to increase your knowledge of farming small properties. The first session will be on SAT 30th 10am – 12pm at the Mansfield Library where we will be discussing Farm Diversification and what this may mean for […]