Upcoming Events

Field Day — Free

Natural asset farming on the Murrumbidgee Floodplain – Sandigo NSW

Join Sustainable Farms and Murrumbidgee Landcare for a field day to discuss natural asset management on the Murrumbidgee Floodplain.

6696 Sturt Highway, Sandigo, NSW

Wed, 5th Oct 2022
10:00 am

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Field Day — Free

Water for stock, environment and peace of mind – Savernake NSW

Sustainable Farms are partnering with Local Land Services to host a series of farm dam field days on properties across the Murray-Riverina. Join us and a range of speakers at Savernake to discuss the multiple benefits of farm-dam enhancement.

Savernake, NSW, 2646

Thu, 6th Oct 2022
9:30 am

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Field Day — Free

Water for stock, environment and peace of mind – Lowesdale NSW

Sustainable Farms are partnering with Local Land Services to host a series of farm dam field days on properties across the Murray-Riverina. Join us and a range of speakers at Lowesdale to discuss the multiple benefits of farm-dam enhancement.

Lowesdale, NSW, 2646

Fri, 7th Oct 2022
9:30 am

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Field Day — Free

Water for stock, environment and peace of mind – Table Top NSW

Sustainable Farms are partnering with Local Land Services to host a series of farm dam field days on properties across the Murray-Riverina. Join us and a range of speakers at Table Top to discuss the multiple benefits of farm-dam enhancement.

Table Top, NSW, 2640

Wed, 12th Oct 2022
9:30 am

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Field Day — Free

Water for stock, environment and peace of mind – Tumbarumba NSW

Sustainable Farms are partnering with Local Land Services to host a series of farm dam field days on properties across the Murray-Riverina. Join us and a range of speakers at Tumbarumba to discuss the multiple benefits of farm-dam enhancement.

Tumbarumba, NSW, 2653

Thu, 13th Oct 2022
9:30 am

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Shelter on farms: benefits of fodder shrubs & trees – Canowindra NSW

Join Sustainable Farms, Mid Lachlan Landcare and Achieve Ag Consultancy to look at the productivity and biodiversity benefits of fodder shrubs on farms.

3130 Belubula Way, Canowindra

Fri, 14th Oct 2022
9:30 am

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Past Events

Community event

Let’s Get Earthy conference – Goulburn NSW

Let’s Get Earthy – Making your landscape sustainable. A two day event including a field trip and action-packed conference in Goulburn.

Goulburn, NSW

Event Concluded
Thu, 15th Sep 2022

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Field Day

The multiple benefits of wildlife-friendly dams – Rushworth VIC

Join us in Rushworth for a farm dams workshop with the Goulburn Broken CMA, Deakin University and Agriculture Victoria.

Rushworth VIC

Event Concluded
Thu, 15th Sep 2022

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Workshop

Woodland birds and habitat workshop

Join Richard Beggs from Sustainable Farms ANU and Jed Pederson from the Molonglo Conservation Group to discuss how to create and protect habitat for woodland birds. This workshop is hosted by the Small Farms Network Capital Region.

Bungendore NSW

Event Concluded
Sat, 10th Sep 2022

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Workshop

Maintaining and enhancing your Box Gum Grassy Woodland remnants on farm – Cowra

Join Dan Florance from Sustainable Farms ANU in this workshop designed to give us some tips and ideas on how we can help our patches of remnant trees on farm for the best chance of survival in the future.

Cowra NSW

Event Concluded
Thu, 25th Aug 2022

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Book launch

The Future of Farming and Biodiversity in the Muttama Creek Catchment

An evening to discover views on biodiversity in farming and shared values which emerged when locals came together to plan for the future.

The Arts Centre, Cootamundra

Event Concluded
Thu, 18th Aug 2022

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Field Day

Woodland Birds & Farm Dams Field Day – Bombay NSW

Interactive bird walk, workshop and discussion with Bombay Landcare, Sustainable Farms and South East LLS

Exact Address on RSVP - Bombay, NSW

Event Concluded
Sun, 31st Jul 2022

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Community event

National Tree Day – Cowra NSW

Join Central Tablelands Local Land Services and Cowra Council for a special National Tree Day event

Cowra, NSW

Event Concluded
Fri, 29th Jul 2022

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Field Day

Coolamon Landcare Sustainable Farming Field Day

Sustainable Farms ecologist Dr Richard Beggs is one of several exciting speakers at this field day held by Murrumbidgee Landcare and Coolamon Landcare Group.

Near Coolamon, NSW

Event Concluded
Fri, 15th Jul 2022

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Field Day

Healthy farm dams with Central West LLS field day – Trundle NSW

Join the ANU Sustainable Farms team and Central West Local Land Services to discuss enhancing farm dams.

Trundle, NSW

Event Concluded
Fri, 17th Jun 2022

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Field Day

Healthy farm dams with Central West LLS field day – Mogriguy NSW

Join the ANU Sustainable Farms team and Central West Local Land Services to discuss enhancing farm dams.

Mogriguy, NSW

Event Concluded
Thu, 16th Jun 2022

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Community event

The mutual benefits of farm dams – Carcoar NSW

Join Central Tablelands Local Land Services for a day on farm dams as a water source for agriculture and as a biodiversity haven

Carcoar, NSW

Event Concluded
Wed, 15th Jun 2022

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Community event

Breakfast with the Birds – Savernake NSW

Murray Local Land Services and Sustainable Farms: Breakfast with the Birds at ‘Wandong’, Savernake

'Wandong'
Wandong Road
Savernake, NSW 2646

Event Concluded
Thu, 9th Jun 2022

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Field Day

Planting, managing and maintaining shelterbelts – Cargo NSW

Join the Sustainable Farms team for a field day on farm shelterbelts

Cargo, NSW

Event Concluded
Thu, 2nd Jun 2022

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Field Day

Improving dam health & water use on farm – Rosewhite VIC

Join Sustainable Farms and Agriculture Victoria for a farm field day hosted by Ovens Landcare Network at Rosewhite, Victoria.

Rosewhite (near Myrtleford) VIC

Event Concluded
Sun, 22nd May 2022

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Community event

Bouncing forward… Carbon sponge and natural assets – Orange NSW

Join Central Tablelands Local Land Services in a discussion and exploration of available programs and methods to bounce forward in an ever-changing climate.

Orange, NSW

Event Concluded
Fri, 20th May 2022

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Community event

Birds, dams & box gum basics field day – Carwoola NSW

Interactive workshop and discussion with Carwoola Landcare, Sustainable Farms and South East LLS

Carwoola, NSW

Event Concluded
Sat, 7th May 2022

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Community event

Catchment Keepers Workshop – Muttama NSW

Murrumbidgee women sharing stories and actions that empower and sustain us as custodians and farmers

Coolac

Event Concluded
Fri, 22nd Apr 2022

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Book launch

Natural Asset Farming: meet the authors in Boorowa

Join Sustainable Farms for the Boorowa launch of Natural Asset Farming: Creating Productive and Biodiverse Farms

Boorowa Hotel

Event Concluded
Wed, 13th Apr 2022

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Book launch

Natural Asset Farming: meet the authors in Wangaratta

Join Sustainable Farms for the Wangaratta launch of Natural Asset Farming: Creating Productive and Biodiverse Farms

Vine Hotel Wangaratta

Event Concluded
Fri, 1st Apr 2022

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Book launch

Natural Asset Farming: meet the authors in Wagga Wagga

Join Sustainable Farms and ABC Riverina breakfast host Sally Bryant for the Wagga Wagga launch of Natural Asset Farming: Creating Productive and Biodiverse Farms

The Thirsty Crow, Wagga Wagga

Event Concluded
Thu, 31st Mar 2022

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Field Day

Improving dam health & water use on farm – Merrijig VIC

Join Sustainable Farms and Agriculture Victoria for a farm field day hosted by Up2Us Landcare Alliance at Merrijig, near Mansfield, Victoria.

Merrijig VIC (near Mansfield)

Event Concluded
Fri, 25th Mar 2022

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Community event

Catchment Keepers Workshop – Narrandera NSW

Murrumbidgee women sharing stories and actions that empower and sustain us as custodians and farmers

Narrandera

Event Concluded
Thu, 17th Mar 2022

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Field Day

Goulburn Mulwaree Farm Dam Field Day

Join the ANU Sustainable Farms team and Goulburn Mulwaree Landcare to discuss enhancing farm dams.

Yarra, NSW

Event Concluded
Thu, 24th Feb 2022

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Community event

Breakfast with the Birds – Everton VIC

Join ecologists from Sustainable Farms and Trust for Nature to learn about local woodland birds.

Everton, VIC

Event Concluded
Sun, 5th Dec 2021

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Photo of SF researcher sampling water

Field Day

Enhancing Farm Dams field day – Talgarno, VIC

Join the ANU Sustainable Farms team in Talgarno to learn about the latest research into enhancing farm dams.

Talgarno, VIC

Event Concluded
Thu, 2nd Dec 2021

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Field Day

Box-gum grassy woodland workshop

Central Tablelands Local Land Services is running a ‘Box Gum Grassy Woodland Basics’ basics workshop. Sustainable Farms ecologists will present, followed by a visit to a local woodland for a practical discussion.

Mt Panorama, NSW

Event Concluded
Mon, 15th Nov 2021

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Field Day

Enhancing farm dams, Gunning

Join us for a workshop in Gunning and farm visit to discuss enhancing farm dams. A partnership of Sustainable Farms and Gunning Landcare. Breakfast from 8.15am.

Gunning, NSW

Event Concluded
Sat, 13th Nov 2021

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Community event

Searching for Squirrel Gliders and other night critters – new date!

Join Sustainable Farms ecologist Angelina Siegrist and Lou Bull from Squirrel Glider LAMP for a Spotlighting Walk and Talk.

Burrumbuttock, NSW

Event Concluded
Fri, 12th Nov 2021

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Community event

Breakfast with the Birds – CSU Wagga staff/student event

Join Sustainable Farms and CSU to learn about local woodland birds and what we can do to conserve them. Open to CSU staff and students only.

Wagga Wagga

Event Concluded
Tue, 2nd Nov 2021

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Webinar

Planning & planting to maximise the potential of farm dams: Webinar

You’re invited to join us for a free lunchtime webinar to hear about the latest research on the biodiversity and productivity benefits of enhancing farm dams, what to plant where and other practical planning tips! Sustainable Farms ecologist Dave Smith will discuss current research on the multiple benefits of enhancing farm dams Angelina Siegrist, Sustainable […]

Online

Event Concluded
Thu, 14th Oct 2021

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Workshop

Revegetation Workshop, Rutherglen – POSTPONED

How can you get the most of out of a revegetation planting? Join us for a workshop on revegetating for birds.

Rutherglen, VIC

Event Concluded
Sat, 28th Aug 2021

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Field Day

Shelterbelt workshop and farm walk

Join us in Illabo for an update on the latest research into shelterbelts, followed by a farm walk near Junee. Lunch provided.

Illabo, NSW

Event Concluded
Fri, 16th Jul 2021

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Community event

Platypus of the Yanco Creek System

Kathie Le Busque from Sustainable Farms will be one of several speakers at this event hosted by the Yanco Creek and Tributaries Advisory Council (YACTAC) and Murrumbidgee Landcare.

Morundah, NSW

Event Concluded
Wed, 16th Jun 2021

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Workshop

Box Gum Grassy Woodlands identification & management workshop

The Sustainable Farms team will be sharing the results of over two decades of research into Box Gum Grassy Woodlands on farms, at this event hosted by the Central Tablelands Local Land Services.

Molong, NSW

Event Concluded
Fri, 11th Jun 2021

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Field Day

Enhancing Farm Dams field day

Join Sustainable Farms ecologist David Smith to learn about the latest research into the benefits of enhancing farm dams. This field day is co-hosted by the Greta Valley Landcare Group.

Greta West, VIC

Event Concluded
Sun, 23rd May 2021

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Field Day

Farming with Benefits field day

Interested in the science of how native vegetation contributes to a healthy, resilient farming system?

Devenish, VIC

Event Concluded
Fri, 7th May 2021

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Field Day

Community Field Day

Join ANU Sustainable Farms ecologists, Clare Crane and Colleen O’Malley and Lou Bull from the Squirrel Glider LAMP Project to learn about the benefits of enhancing farm dams and planting native vegetation. Discover what lives in our grassy woodland habitats!

Walla Walla, NSW

Event Concluded
Fri, 30th Apr 2021

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Field Day

Managing rocky outcrops for biodiversity & farm health

Join us for this FREE field day, BBQ lunch included, to find out more about how you can protect and utilise rocky outcrops for maximum benefit on your farm.

O'Connell, NSW

Event Concluded
Mon, 19th Oct 2020

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Webinar

Powerful Pollinators: webinar recording now available

Join the ANU Fenner School’s Professor Saul Cunningham, Sustainable Farms ecologist Angelina Siegrist & Anna Carrucan from Wheen Bee Foundation to explore the power of pollinators!

Online

Event Concluded
Thu, 17th Sep 2020

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Webinar

Discover the birds that love our farms : webinar recording now available

Join ANU Sustainable Farms ecologist Dave Smith and Ben Humphries from Birdlife Australia to learn more about birds on farms.

Online

Event Concluded
Fri, 4th Sep 2020

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Webinar

Endangered Ecological Communities in the Central West: webinar recording available now

Join Central West Local Land Service and Sustainable Farms ecologist Daniel Florance from The Australian National University to run through the values of Endangered Ecological Communitites (EECs) and ways to manage and enhance these valuable plant communities.

Online

Event Concluded
Fri, 26th Jun 2020

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Webinar

Designing and enhancing shelterbelts: webinar recording now available

Join Sustainable Farms ecologists Dr Mason Crane and and Colleen O’Malley from The Australian National University for a webinar.

Online

Event Concluded
Fri, 19th Jun 2020

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Webinar

Enhancing farm dams: webinar recording now available

Join Sustainable Farms ecologists Dr Mason Crane and Eleanor Lang, and Local Land Services District Vet Eve Hall, to discuss enhancing farm dams for multiple benefits.

Online

Event Concluded
Thu, 4th Jun 2020

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Webinar

Biodiversity recovery after bushfire: webinar recording now available

Join Professor David Lindenmayer from the Australian National University and Sustainable Farms ecologist Dr Mason Crane for a webinar on biodiversity recovery after bushfire.

Online

Event Concluded
Fri, 22nd May 2020

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Field Day

Spring field days 2019: Farm dams, Ardlethan

Join Sustainable Farms and our partners, Riverina LLS, to hear the latest science, and learn how it has been implemented on farm dams to improve water quality and biodiversity potential.

Ardlethan, NSW

Event Concluded
Tue, 10th Sep 2019

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Field Day

Spring field days 2019: Farm dams, Narrandera

Join Sustainable Farms and our partners, Riverina LLS, to hear the latest science, and learn how it has been implemented to improve your farm dam’s water quality and biodiversity potential.

Corobimilla, NSW

Event Concluded
Thu, 5th Sep 2019

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Field Day

Winter field days 2019: Pollinators and shelterbelts, Corowa

Join Sustainable Farms and our partners, Corowa District Landcare and Wheen Bee Foundation, to learn more about the science of pollinators and shelterbelts, and what they can do for your farm.

Corowa, NSW

Event Concluded
Fri, 30th Aug 2019

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