Elders mentor young Aboriginal people in cultural burning practices

Cultural burning has been used in Australia for tens of thousands of years to protect and enhance bushland. Now, across Wiradjuri country in the Central Tablelands, a partnership between the Traditional Custodians, Firesticks Alliance Indigenous Corporation, Central Tablelands Local Land Services (CTLLS), and K2W Link is helping train a new generation of Aboriginal people to […]

By |April 5th, 2023|Conservation|Comments Off on Elders mentor young Aboriginal people in cultural burning practices

Nest boxes helping to protect threatened squirrel gliders

Results of nest box monitoring has shown that Squirrel Gliders are using Habitech modular nest boxes installed around the Kanangra-Boyd to Wyangala wildlife corridor at The Angle near Bigga, indicating the local population of the threatened species is thriving.

In late February, K2W Link Inc, with Habitat Innovation and Management ecologists Carl Tippler and Mick Callan, […]

By |March 20th, 2023|Conservation|Comments Off on Nest boxes helping to protect threatened squirrel gliders

Breakfast with the birds: Citizen scientists wanted for summer surveys

From breathtaking raptors to singing warblers and tiny treecreepers the Upper Lachlan has over 200 species of birds. Prior to land clearing the area had good quality habitat to support the specific requirements of species like the Powerful Owl; environmental groups are working with citizen scientists to find out where the landscape has been depleted […]

By |March 19th, 2023|Events|Comments Off on Breakfast with the birds: Citizen scientists wanted for summer surveys

Native species recovery in the Southern Tablelands

K2W Link with Upper Lachlan Landcare are supporting and restoring native plant species in a series of late summer seed collection and propagation workshops. The workshops are aimed at those interested in growing native tubestock on-farm for shelter belts and revegetation or small-scale plantings for a garden setting.

There are many important reasons to plant natives on […]

By |February 3rd, 2023|Events|Comments Off on Native species recovery in the Southern Tablelands

Video: Regenerating country, culture and communities in the Great Eastern Ranges, K2W Link

Watch: K2W Link Annual Forum 2022
The K2W Link Inc held its annual forum on Tuesday, December 6, 2022, in Goulburn with keynote speaker award-winning director, writer and presenter Damon Gameau. Other key speakers included local regenerative farming champions, ecologists and First Nations people who are regenerating country and community through traditional ecological knowledge and cultural practices. […]

By |February 3rd, 2023|Events|Comments Off on Video: Regenerating country, culture and communities in the Great Eastern Ranges, K2W Link

K2W Link 2022 Annual Forum program

Regenerating country, culture and communities in the Great Eastern Ranges, K2W Link

Meet the innovators leading the way towards a greener future at K2W Link’s annual forum held at the Goulburn Performing Arts Centre, on Tuesday, December 6.

Download the program here: K2W Annual Forum program

At this event, some of the most exciting minds present their approaches to […]

By |November 22nd, 2022|Events|Comments Off on K2W Link 2022 Annual Forum program

Conserving agriculture and nature across continents

An international delegation from the Global Landscape Stewardship Network has joined local farming and conservation champions visiting the award-winning Land for Wildlife property Fairhalt near Crookwell on Saturday, October 29.

The tour was coordinated by the Great Eastern Ranges (GER) and the K2W Inc, with around 30 participants from the United States and representatives from the […]

By |November 5th, 2022|Conservation, Events|Comments Off on Conserving agriculture and nature across continents

Art: Jodie Munday workshops and show in Crookwell

Goulburn region artist and Wiradjuri woman Jodie Munday is exploring humans’ relationships with ecosystems through a series of art workshops and culminating in a thought-provoking exhibition in Crookwell.

‘Fight or Flight’ seeks to question the viewers’ perception of native wildlife by tackling issues of irreversible damage to the environment caused by human activity.

Jodie is urging the […]

By |October 31st, 2022|Events|Comments Off on Art: Jodie Munday workshops and show in Crookwell

K2W in the running for state award

 

K2W Link is a finalist for the 2022 NSW Sustainability Awards (Banksia Awards).

The project, Petaurus Connections, a community-driven initiative working to secure a future for Squirrel Gliders and their habitat in the Abercrombie Catchment of NSW was named a finalist for the NSW Communications for Impact Award.

Mary Bonet, project coordinator said, “we are pleased to […]

By |October 13th, 2022|Awards|Comments Off on K2W in the running for state award

Threatened Species Day: Landcare and K2W helps deliver important environmental message to students

Students from around the Upper Lachlan Shire participated in an interactive educational event that helped to deliver an important message about the environment at Taralga Public School for a Threatened Species Day event on Thursday, September 8.

Children from Bigga, Binda and Laggan public schools joined the students at Taralga Primary School for the program.

As part […]

By |September 15th, 2022|Events|Comments Off on Threatened Species Day: Landcare and K2W helps deliver important environmental message to students