Seasonal Creeks – what are they and why are they so important? Join Up2Us Landcare and Upper Broken River Landcare Group in welcoming ecologist Doug Frood for a Walk and Talk about seasonal creeks, their importance in our local landscapes and how we can best manage them. When: Saturday 25th May 2019, 9.30am – 12.30pm […]
Mansfield Lake Eildon
South Blue Range panorama
Mansfield Victoria Landcare
Up2Us is a community organisation within Mansfield Shire which aims to lead in the preservation, protection and enhancement of our land and water ecosystems by empowering community and individuals to act.
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Want to learn about local farms? Yarn with a farmer gives you the chance to meet with local goat farmer, Rob. Have a yarn about all things goats and farming. Hear about his goat manure demonstrations, fertiliser requirements and planting plan. When: Saturday 11th May 9:30 – 10:30am Where: approx. 1069 Monkey Gully Road, […]
If you are involved with community groups and applying for grants this Project Planning workshop, presented by Up2Us Landcare in partnership with Mansfield Shire Council, can help you. Gain the knowledge and skills to develop a plan to ensure you complete your project on time or to give you the know how to pull it […]
Are you a small acreage landholder who is interested in creating an agricultural or horticultural enterprise on your property? As part of the “Inspiring Small Farms to Grow Big Ideas” project Up2Us have worked alongside landholders to establish small scale, on-farm demonstrations. The aim of these demonstrations is to explore options of diversifying produce grown […]
Hello and happy New Year from Up2Us Landcare! We hope 2019 has gotten off to a good start and that everyone is feeling rested and recharged for a busy year ahead with plenty of upcoming opportunities to get involved with Landcare. The new year heralds lots of new, exciting events and activities including: March: Solar […]
Christmas is almost here with only 8 sleeps to go! Up2Us Landcare would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a very joyous Christmas and a safe and happy New Year. 2018 has certainly been a busy year and we look forward to working together again with the Mansfield community in 2019 to preserve, […]
Looking for a unique Christmas gift or the perfect present for a nature lover? Then have we got the answer for you! Up2Us Landcare has mammal, rosella and bat nest boxes for sale. The bat boxes are fully assembled while the mammal (sugar gliders, phascogales) and rosella boxes come as a kit set with full […]
Are you a landholder with Blackberry issues? Do you want to know what the options are for controlling this highly invasive weed? Then this field day is for you! Chemical and mechanical techniques for controlling Blackberry will be demonstrated on the day (some weather dependent) and will include steep hills. Qualified and experienced weed contractors […]
We have lots of projects on the go. Up2Us are currently seeking expression of interest from landholders for the following projects; Inspiring Small Farms Grow Big Ideas II Would you like to be involved in small acreage farm demonstrations? Previously Up2Us has assisted landholders to establish six on farm demonstrations to diversify crops grown in […]
Come and join the Delatite Landcare Group (DLG) with Sue Ablitt as the guide. She is a member of the DLG and will share her extensive botanical knowledge of the wildflowers and trees found in our local area. It’s a great opportunity to get outdoors into the fresh spring air and learn how to identify […]