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Grant helps farmers focus on sustainable agriculture

21 July 2015

Bass Coast farmers have the opportunity to learn from sustainable agriculture experts, thanks to a grant secured by the Bass Coast Landcare Network. The Landcare Network has won a $6,250 grant from the...

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Community Weed Alliance first year success

5 July 2015

Local community group, the Community Weed Alliance of the Dandenongs (CWAD), is delivering a 3 year, $450,000 project funded by the Australian Governments National Landcare Program to help control the...

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PPWCMA newsletter – June issue

1 July 2015


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1 Million Trees Set to Green Melbourne’s West

6 May 2015

An ambitious plan to green the western suburbs of Melbourne with the planting of 1 million new trees took an important step today with $5 million funding from the Federal Government’s 20 Million Trees...

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PPWCMA newsletter – April issue

1 April 2015


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Big boost for local environmental community groups

2 March 2015

Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt said he was delighted to announce support to 15 community groups within the Port Phillip and Western Port region who have received a share in $250,000 as part of...

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$2 million to protect the Dandenong Ranges

16 February 2015

Today, the Federal Minister for the Environment, Greg Hunt, and the Federal Member for La Trobe, Jason Wood, announced the opening of the $2 million Dandenong Ranges Environmental and Bushfire Reduction...

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PPWCMA newsletter – February issue

2 February 2015

The February 2015 issue of the PPWCMA newsletter is now available to download. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Click here to view a copy of the...

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PPWCMA congratulates Australia Day honour recipients

27 January 2015

The PPWCMA is thrilled to see a number of people awarded an Australia Day Honour that we have connections with. Congratulations on their new Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) to: • Liz Barraclough...

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