The Noosa & District Landcare training program enables us to disperse information and positively influence the community.
Our integrated training and education program is the most important aspect of the services provided by Noosa & District Landcare Group.
This Program enables us to disperse information and positively influence the broader community. In turn, this supports the application of educated choices when implementing sustainable conservation practices within the natural environment.
This program covers:-
Identification of Aquatic Weeds (Accredited & Non Accredited)
Identification of native plants and weed species
Bushland regeneration techniques
Field Based Demonstrations & Events
Revegetation & Maintenance
Water Quality Testing and Monitoring
Hands-on Tree Planting Events
School & University education: Field & Classroom lectures and activities
“Get out there and go for it – it’s helped me”
Brad Smith. (courtesy of Geoff Potter, Noosa News)
Brad Smith, a trainee funded under the “First Start” program, as part of the Skilling Queenslanders for Work initiative, was chosen to appear in a TV series to air on WIN TV, which tells the story of the participants’ experiences. Mark asked him what all this attention felt like. (runs 2’21”).