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Aboriginal perspective breathes new life into swamps
07 June 2021

The traditional and scientific values of the Fleurieu’s freshwater swamps are being brought together in a new project instigated by a local Aboriginal enterprise.

New funding to support environment centres, coastal restoration and tackling weeds
28 May 2021

The Hills and Fleurieu Landscape Board is thrilled to receive funding totalling $1,168,964 as part of the Marshall Liberal Government’s Landscape Priorities Fund.

Native plant giveaway for Cudlee Creek fire-affected properties
19 May 2021

Landholders on properties affected by the Cudlee Creek fires can now register to pick up free native plants at a Plant Giveaway Day, coordinated and supported by the Hills and Fleurieu Landscape Board. Native seedlings in packs of trees, shrubs and groundcover species will be provided to landholders at this year’s event on Sat June 19 at Woodside, following from the first plant giveaway at the same time last year.

Grassroots Grants 2021 open for applications
12 April 2021

Grassroots grants to help protect and improve land, water and nature will now open for applications.

Farmers scholarship winner ‘game’ to try new ideas
31 March 2021

The seventh Willunga Farmers Market Farmers Scholarship has been awarded to an innovative young farming family with a focus on game birds.

Draft Landscape Plan open for feedback
19 March 2021

Community feedback is being invited on a draft five –year Landscape Plan for the Hills and Fleurieu region. The Hills and Fleurieu Landscape Board, established in July last year, prepared the plan to guide management of land, water, pests and biodiversity across the Adelaide Hills and Fleurieu Peninsula.

Free soil tests continue this year
19 January 2021

A popular program offering free soil testing to landholders in parts of the Hills and Fleurieu and the Northern and Yorke landscape boards is continuing through 2021.

Feral rabbits tackled at Pindone Distribution Days
13 January 2021

Landholders will have help to control feral rabbits on their Hills properties through a number of Pindone Distribution Days in February.

Latest vineyard to benefit from biodiversity boost
17 December 2020

An iconic Adelaide Hills vineyard is the latest organisation to collaborate with the Hills and Fleurieu Landscape Board as part of the Wildlife for Wine project. Staff from Petaluma Wines and the board recently planted more than 2000 seedlings of 17 different native species in an onsite wetland for the benefit of both the environment and grape production.

Local projects awarded $220K in Grassroots Grants
15 December 2020

Twenty eight innovative and practical environmental projects have received a total of $220,000 in Grassroots Grants from the Hills and Fleurieu Landscape Board.

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