2015 Greater Sydney Regional Landcare Awards

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2015 Greater Sydney Regional Landcare Awards

April 14, 2015 at 3:34 AM


2015 Greater Sydney Regional Landcare Awards
Groups and individuals that are working to protect and restore the Greater Sydney
environment through Landcare, Bushcare, Coastcare activities are warmly invited to
apply for our 2015 Regional Landcare Awards.
Details on the five award categories and links to the online nomination forms are
provided below.

Indigenous Land Management
This award will be made to an outstanding indigenous community group or individual
that is working towards improving land use and/or enhancing or protecting an area on
behalf of the community.

Junior Landcare Award
This award will be made to a youth organisation or young Landcare team that
contributes to raising awareness, knowledge and understanding of Landcare amongst
young people up to the age of 18, and implements Landcare practices on its own
property or within the local community. For this award, youth organisations include
primary schools, secondary schools and youth groups such as scouts.

Community Group Award
This award will be made to an outstanding community group that is working towards
sustainable land use and/or is undertaking on-ground action to protect, enhance or
restore an area on behalf of the community.
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Coastcare Award
This award will be made to a community group/network for excellence in activities
that have contributed to the significant improvement of local coastal and/or marine
environments, including estuaries, coastal and marine wetlands and salt marsh

Individual Landcarer
This award will be made to an individual volunteer who carries out and promotes
Landcare through practical on-ground or community awareness activities.
Nominations will be accepted until Sunday 10th May 2015 with the winners and
highly commended entries announced at the 2015 Regional Landcare Bushcare

This event will be held on Friday 15th May 2015 at the Maiden Theatre at the
Royal Botanic Gardens. To register for this event click on the following link:

Please note: All winning and highly commended entries will be entered into the State
Landcare Awards.
For more information please contact Vanessa Keyzer, Regional Landcare Facilitator
on 02 4725 3041 or [email protected]
Conditions of Entry
Winners from past Regional Awards are eligible to enter again
Entries to be made wholly online only
Complete entries can include up to 5 pieces of supporting material (to be uploaded
online when completing the application form) of which TWO must be high quality
photographs. These photographs may be used in promotional material and any people
appearing in your photos must have given you permission to submit the photo
Entries will not be returned— do not include original material Entries can be submitted for multiple categories.

Separate entry applications must be submitted for each category
Incomplete or late entries will not be accepted
The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into

Greater Sydney Local Land Services
PO Box 4515
Tel: 02 4725 3050| Web: greatersydney.lls.nsw.gov.au