GCG’s mission is to ‘connect, support and lead local communities to maintain and improve the health of the Ginninderra Catchment and surrounding environments’
Landcare and ParkCare
Support urban volunteer groups to rehabilitate and care for patches of urban habitatRead More "Landcare and ParkCare"
Aboriginal Land Management
Opportunities to engage the indigenous community through Landcare based activitiesRead More "Aboriginal Land Management"
Providing support network for rural Landcare groups in the Ginninderra CatchmentRead More "Rural Landcare"
A community water quality monitoring programRead More "Waterwatch"
A science and community oriented program.Read More "Frogwatch"
Programs to assist schools in engaging kids with the environmentRead More "Environmental Education"
Projects to restore resilience to endangered Box Gum Woodland CommunitiesRead More "Restoring Woodland"
Community stewardship of significant remnant grasslands in the Ginninderra CatchmentRead More "Restoring Grasslands"
Waterways and Riparian
Focus on improving water quality and habitat values of Ginninderra CreekRead More "Waterways and Riparian"
What was your patch once like? Landcaring history in Ginninderra Creek’s Catchment
By Rosemary Blemings. Raindrops that fall onto each of our Landcare volunteering sites may eventually reach the 40m high Ginninderra Falls and the Murrumbidgee River...Read More "What was your patch once like? Landcaring history in Ginninderra Creek’s Catchment"
Flood clean-up at Umbagong District Park
By Caroline Wenger, Umbagong Landcare Group. The August 2022 floods caused sandbars to obstruct footpaths and transported rubbish into Umbagong District Park. Find out how...Read More "Flood clean-up at Umbagong District Park"
Sowing the seeds for the future
By Sarah Hnatiuk, Friends of Mt Painter Convenor A chance event six years ago that involved a Macquarie Primary School teacher and a member of...Read More "Sowing the seeds for the future"