Upper Murrumbidgee

Launch of UMCCC Publications

Join Sarah Ryan ACT NRM Chair and Lee O'Brien Murrumbidgee CMA Chair at the launch of three long awaited UMCCC publications:

Look After Your Natural Assets (3rd Edition)

Willow Management - A Strategy for the Upper Murrumbidgee Catchment

Peri-urban Weed Management Study

Where: Queanbeyan Conference Centre, 253 Crawford St Queanbeyan
When: 11 am
11 August 2010, followed by lunch


K2C (Kosciuszko2Coast) Biodiversity and Farming Fair


Key Presenter: Sam Archer - Livestock producer & Biodiversity farmer, (MLA Nuffield Scholar 2008)

Venue: Centennial Park, Bredbo Village.

What you can enjoy …

  • Visit farming, industry and community group stalls
  • Learn how to achieve profits while enriching landscape health
  • Info & talks on land management, weeds, trees, grasses, birds

  • International year of biodiversity

  • Learn how to train a sheep dog pup
  • Visit Bush Heritage Australia’s “Scottsdale” property
  • Enjoy good food and music
  • Lots for the kids


UMCCC comments on draft Public Environment Report (PER) - Murrumbidgee to Googong Transfer

UMCCC has written to Actew to comment on the recent draft PER. If you would like a copy of the letter sent to you, please contact Pauline Carder on 6207 2999 or pauline.carder@act.gov.au

A copy of the PER is available to view at:



Natural Sequence Association Working-bee & Composting Demonstration, Bredbo

Join the local Chapter of the Natural Sequence Association in building a NSF-style leaky-weir, plus a demonstration of the latest composting equipment and activators. Wear gardening gear if you will be assisting in bulidng the weir.

No charge, BYO lunch. RSVP for details (directions, car-pooling) to Martyn m_noakes@hotmail.com or phone 0403 315 790 by 1 July.



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