Past Projects

Strathbogie Ranges Rocky Outcrop

Rocky Outcrops

By admin | 03/02/2020

Granite 2 Goulburn Rocky Outcrops and Paddock Trees Community and Volunteer Action Grant from DELWP 2019-2021 This project aims to link habitat around the foothills of the Strathbogie Ranges by connecting isolated rocky outcrops and scattered paddock trees to core blocks of remnant woodland. This project builds on the success of our recent ‘Our Catchments…

Children’s Artwork

By admin | 15/03/2019

A recurring theme across our events has been engaging with school children to create artworks based around the themes of our events. The SRCMN acknowledges the significant contribution of Euroa Primary School teacher Pauline Fraser in the production of most of these beautiful artworks which were made during class time. The school has collaborated with…

Water quality of farm dams and wetlands – Part 1

By Bert | 28/06/2017

Part 1: Waterwatch & macroinvertebrates How’s the water quality in your dam or wetland? An underlying assumption of our Farm Wetlands for Woodlands project is that by improving the ecology of a wetland and its surrounds, by controlling stock access and encouraging native vegetation,  then water quality will be a big winner. For an insight…

Water quality of farm dams and wetlands – Part 2

By Bert | 28/06/2017

Part 2: Nutrients and Ecoli How’s the water quality in your dam or wetland? An underlying assumption of our Farm Wetlands for Woodlands project is that by improving the ecology of a wetland and its surrounds, by controlling stock access and encouraging native vegetation,  water quality will also improve. The water in our project-wetlands is…

Summer camps for environmentally aware teenagers

By Janet | 15/10/2015

Looking for something special for your kids to participate in over the Christmas holidays ? Many local ‘green’ parents send their teenagers to Camp Icthus on the Gippsland Lakes. For references talk to the Hagens, Townsends, Barlows, Arnolds, Ayres , Hames & Starkeys. Visit website to download an application form www.campicthus.org.au Camp Icthus – Facebook…

Bushfire Recovery – Strathbogie Ranges CMN Style

By Janet | 08/10/2015

Justus and Janet donated one days work and bags of seed to repair a burnt SRCMN Rocky Outcrop Project site in Creightons Creek. Weed growth after the fire has been startling, patterson’s curse is dominating the landscape once more. It is hoped that the direct seeded native plants will smoother the exotic species when they…

Direct Seeding Review. Service delivery by SRCMN in partnership with Uni of Melb & GBCMA.

By Janet | 07/10/2015

A review of the current condition of direct seeded revegetation sites across the Goulburn Broken Catchment sown from 2004 to 2010 has just been completed. This monitoring project was funded by GBCMA and delivered by the SRCMN. The aim of the review was to identify the most successful practises and use them to ensure greater…

Logging Strathbogie Forests

By Bert | 20/02/2014

This page is no longer maintained. For information on logging in the Strathbogie Forest, go to the website of the Save Our Strathbogie Forest group Inc. The forests of the Strathbogie Ranges have a long history of timber harvesting. In the early years of the 20th C several mills were at work in the forest…

Biolinks and Landscape Planning

By admin | 06/09/2013

Connecting native habitat across landscapes is a key goal in all biodiversity conservation projects and it’s no different in the Strathbogie Ranges region. Habitat corridors within the Ranges are important, as are connections between the Ranges and other parts of Victoria, particularly Central Victoria to the west and the Goulburn-Broken Plains to the north. The…

Farm Wetlands For Woodlands

By Bert | 20/04/2012

Project Activities The Farm Wetlands for Woodlands project is located in the Warrenbayne-Boho and Swanpool Landcare areas of the northern Strathbogie Ranges, Victoria, Australia. The community project is supported by the Victorian Government’s Communities For Nature program and the Strathbogie Ranges Conservation Management Network. The project time-frame is June 2012 to May 2014.    …