Tarcutta Valley Landcare Group

The Tarcutta Valley Landcare Group serves landholders and community groups surrounding the Borambola, Tarcutta, Humula, Carabost and Laurel Hill regions.

Vision

“To work with rural and urban communities to achieve a viable and productive environment for present and future generations.”

The Tarcutta Valley Landcare Group follows a process to meet their vision:

*Work cooperatively to identify the needs of the catchment and the community
* Develop local projects and source funding to enhance catchment initiatives
* Form a taskforce with the Tarcutta Valley community to implement activities and coordinate the preparation of projects
* Monitor, evaluate and report on the progress of strategies and projects
* Provide forums to discuss natural resource management and other issues relevant to members

Benefits of joining the Tarcutta Valley Landcare Network

  • Being active in the community and physically seeing the social and environmental outcomes of a project;
  • Sharing information at meetings, field days and member BBQ’s;
  • Gaining hands on experience in applying for funding, managing and evaluating projects;
  • Ownership and pride of the groups aims and objectives developed by members;
  • Working with and receiving support from the Murrumbidgee CMA Community Support Officer;
  • Involvement with and discussion of other issues affecting members and the community;
  • Meeting locals, sharing knowledge and helping to direct.