We have all been staying home to save lives- together we are rapidly adapting our way of life. We can use this moment of national renewal to build a lasting legacy for the land our nation is built on. Imagine if getting Australians back to work also helped nature to heal?
Conservation and farming groups have come together to offer a plan for our collective future: employ tens of thousands of Australians in land management and conservation as part of the bridge to recovery as we respond to coronavirus. These jobs would have significant economic multipliers, especially in regional communities, with work generated for local suppliers and hospitality businesses. You can read the Letter to the Prime Minister and the Proposal below.