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Landscape Legacies project information and Expression of Interest form

The Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority Landscape Legacies Project is seeking Expressions of Interest from eligible landholders who wish to protect and enhance Grey Box Grassy Woodland habitat in Yorta Yorta and Taungurung Country of the Goulburn Broken catchment.

Minimum eligibility requirements include:

  • Site/s located in the Goulburn Broken catchment project area (see Landscape Legacies Expression of Intrest form below)

  • Contain components of existing Grey Box Grassy Woodland habitat such as trees, shrubs and/or native grassy ground layer

  • Minimum of five hectares. Corridors 40 metres or wider

  • Agree to implement a 10-year Management Plan specific for your site (e.g. pest plant and animal control, fencing, revegetation)

Financial assistance and support may be provided for the following on-ground works, depending on site requirements:

  • Revegetation (preferably direct seeding) and/or:

  • Fencing to manage stock access.

Protecting Grey Box Grassy Woodland habitat provides multiple benefits for the environment including:

  • Shelter, a food resource and landscape connectivity for native fauna

  • Habitat for native pollinating insects

  • Improved ecosystem health

Landholders, complete the Landscape Legacies Project Expression of Interest form by 7 June 2024.

Click this link:   Landscape Legacies Project EOI

Please note: This is an initial Expression of Interest and further discussion/site visit/ approval and signed landholder agreement is required prior to any funding approval or commencement of works.

 

This project is funded by the Australian Government Natural Heritage Trust and delivered by the Goulburn Broken CMA, a member of the Commonwealth Regional Delivery Partners panel.

The Goulburn Broken CMA acknowledges and respects First Nations people and the deep connection they have with their land and waters.


We acknowledge the Yorta Yorta and Taungurung people and their ancestors/forbears as Traditional Owners of the land and waters in the Goulburn Broken Catchment (and beyond). We value our ongoing partnerships with Yorta Yorta Nation Aboriginal Corporation and Taungurung Land and Waters Council for the health of Country and its people.


We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging and acknowledge and recognise the primacy of Traditional Owners obligations, rights and responsibilities to use and care for their traditional lands and waters.

Shepparton
168 Welsford Street, PO Box 1752, Shepparton VIC 3630
T (03) 5822 7700
F (03) 5831 6254

Benalla
89 Sydney Road, PO Box 124, Benalla VIC 3672
T (03) 5822 7700

Yea
Shop 5/10 High Street, Yea VIC 3717
T (03) 5822 7700

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