Member Groups

As an umbrella organisation Southern ACT Catchment Group was established to support ParkCare Groups, Urban and Rural Landcare Groups as well as individual landholders in the 7 subcatchments of the ACT. Our membership also includes individulas and all our waterwatch volunteers.

Current Member Groups

If you are interested in volunteering in the Sothern ACT you can contact one of these groups or call Martine on 62966400 or email info@sactcg.org.au

SACTCG provides a bredth of services to its members in undertaking environmental restoration and protection as well as being responsive to current community issues as a representative organisation. Some services we provide regularly for our member groups include:

  • Financial management, Insurance and administration support
  • Project development and management
  • Funding support (eg. grants)
  • Volunteer Recruitment and promotion of Landcare (public stalls/ community events
  • New group development and support
  • Succession Planning
  • Capacity building activities to improve skills and knowledge (training and workshops)
  • Representation of member group to the ACT Government Agenicies and the Commonwealth Government through the National Landcare Network.
  • Network connections / skill sharing / Informantion dissemination
  • Linkage and liaison with other programs and organisations (eg. Waterwatch, frogwatch, UMCCC, ACT Government)
  • Onground work support including labour, materials and equipment.
  • Event organisation

Partnerships

Since 2002 SACTCG has formed many strong and enduring  partnerships in our region. These are other environmental organisations, the ACT Government, schools and businesses and include: