Queensland Water and Land Carers (QWALC) and Landcare Queensland advise that Registration to the Queensland State Landcare Conference 2012 is now open!
We encourage you to take full advantage of the Early Bird registration rate that is on offer until 18 May 2012. Please visit the registration page for a full list of registration categories and their entitlements.
To learn more about registration, please click here.
An outstanding line-up of local and nationally recognised experts have been invited to speak at the Queensland State Landcare 2012 Conference. Confirmed speakers include: Professor Tim Flannery, Annabel Tully and Minster Andrew Powell MP.
The 2012 conference will be focused on the following themes:
Cultivating communities -designed to highlight and strengthen community groups around the state. See a blend of perspectives from within and outside the landcare sector on approaches to developing diverse, proactive and resilient groups.
The environment around us -aimed at getting your hands dirty, sharing insights from experience and looking at issues across the broader landscape. From our own backyards to the countryside and coastlines, find inspiration for new ideas and practices.
Stepping towards the horizon - directed at lifting our gaze, and taking affirmative steps towards a sustainable future of landcare. Share approaches towards empowering our future leaders through social media, technology and creative engagement with young people. Discuss ways to adapt to changes facing our environment, climate, economy and communities.
For more information go to: http://qldlandcareconference.org.au/program.php