News and Events

Upcoming events and updates across the Refreshing Rivers Program

December 5, 2023

Carbon Roadshow success!

Refreshing Rivers team held the Carbon, Emissions and Natural Capital 101 roadshow in Wanganella, Holbrook and Tumut

December 1, 2023

Farm-Scale Natural Capital Accounting Field Day

Woomargama Station recently hosted the LaTrobe University group who are working on a Farm Scale Natural Capital account framework

November 30, 2023

Blitzing the Great Southern BioBlitz

What an enormous weekend! The HLN Bioblitz team (Peter, Kylie and Jo) spent Friday to Monday blitzing the Upper Billabong.

November 9, 2023

Great Southern BioBlitz 2023

Love Your Creek! Refreshing Rivers and Holbrook Landcare Network are teaming up to participate in the Great Southern BioBlitz 2023 [#GSB2023], with a focus on our creeks and waterways. Kylie Durant and Peter Rowland are running a series of tag-a-long and organised events over the BioBlitz period (24-27 November), taking pictures of everything they see and uploading the images to the Refreshing Rivers - Upper Billabong & Great Southern BioBlitz 2023 - Greater Hume iNaturalist projects. Head over to the Holbrook Landcare Network website to see what's on in the Upper Billabong area and how you can get involved...

November 8, 2023

Restoring Instream habitat at Billabong Creek, Conargo

An instream planting event occurred in early November at Conargo TSR. Past Central Billabong environmental action has been about securing water and willow removal with limited or no follow-up restoration on riparian areas or instream. Planting for purpose and instream restoration is being showcased as methods to use broadly.


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