Land Care

  • Steels Creek Landcare Group: AGM Friday 6th October 2023, 6pm

    The Landcare group will hold their AGM at the community centre on Friday 6th October, starting at 6pm. Once the business of the AGM is completed (approx 30mins), guest speaker Katie Drummond from Melbourne Water will talk about the Liveable Communities, Liveable Waterways program (approx 30mins). A dinner and social catch up will follow. All […]

  • Deer Control Forum – Saturday 22nd June 1-3 pm

    Northern Yarra Landcare Network Deer Control Forum WHEN: Saturday 22nd June 1-3 pm WHERE: Dixon’s Creek Reserve Hall – Melba Highway, Dixon’s Creek Are deer damaging your crops, gardens or revegetation projects? Are you building high fences to protect your property against deer? Join us to learn about successful deer control programs from two other […]

  • Buy a Bale Fundraiser BBQ – 9th Sept

    Steels creek landcare group are hosting a fundraiser for the Buy a Bale campaign to assist our farmers and let them know that people care. We will be holding a BBQ lunch at Graham and Angie Lloyd’s on Sunday 9th Sept from 12 noon. We are asking for a $25/head donation (or more if you […]

  • Steels Creek Landcare – Volunteer Student Program

    Do you need any help around your property? Volunteers are again available to assist landowners to undertake a range of tasks. Activities, which you might describe as “high volume low complexity”, have previously included tree planting, firewood stacking, fence removal, property tidy up, weed control plus a whole lot more. The current volunteers groups are […]

  • Steels Creek Landcare Group – AGM Friday 10th August 2018

    AGM and social dinner will be on Friday 10th August starting at 6.30pm for a 7pm dinner SCCC 699 Steels Creek Rd Steels Creek Open to all financial members of the SCLG Dinner provided, BYO wine/drinks. RSVP required by 3rd August to steelscreeklandcare at Have you considered joining our committee? New members are very welcome, […]

  • Fruit Fly Information Session: 7th March, 7-9pm

    The Chum Creek Landcare Group, in association with the Northern Yarra Landcare Network, invites all fruit growers to learn about fruit flies in a short evening session given by Bronwyn Koll. The Victorian government has recently appointed Bronwyn as the Fruit Fly Regional Coordinator in the Yarra Valley to help protect horticultural production and keep […]

  • Leadbeater Possum Talk and Toolangi Walk – 25th Nov

    Saturday 25th November Toolangi walk about and leadbeater possum talk and picnic Join the Steels creek, Chum creek and Dixons creek Landcare groups in a fascinating walk and talk in beautiful Toolangi Click here to download the notice

  • Sustainable Gardening Australia – Donations for Chemical Rating App

    Time is running out to make a tax-deductible donation to support SGA’s project to develop an independent Garden Chemical rating App for all Australians   A big thank you to all those who have already donated!   A week before the end of Financial Year is the best time to make a tax-deductible donation to […]

  • Bunnings sausage sizzle Friday 16th December – Help Needed

    We are lucky enough to regularly get a place doing a Bunnings sausage sizzle at Chirnside park but these fabulous fundraisers do need help. Please respond to Angie Lloyd on 0412 343 242 if you are able to give a couple of hours of your time, time slots needed are 10am -12noon or 12 noon – […]

  • Goat farm visit and social dinner (21st Jan 2017)

    On Saturday 21st January starting at 5pm and going to about 8pm (or whenever the chat and wine runs out) we will be visiting Brockspur Eco farm at 57 Harvey road Steels Creek where Ed and Amanda Williams will show us their goat dairy herd (including milking – you might even get to assist). This […]