NSW Landcare Gateway | Local Landcare Coordinator Initiative | Second LLCI State wide Workshop - Webinar, 21 June 2017

NSW LLCI Second State-Wide Webinar, June 2017

Resources relating to the "Learn Share Connect" LLCI Second State-wide webinar held 21st June 2017.


The workshop was held via Webinar on June 21st it involved all Regional Landcare Facilitators, Local Landcare Coordinators and members of management committees/ hosting organisations. It was held remotely at 10 locations across NSW connected via video conferencing facility - Webinar. This was the first time that either Landcare NSW or Local Land Services have held a workshop like this via webinar and represented a trial of this technology to meet Landcare needs.

This 2nd workshop focused on consolidating the progress of the LLCI and being able to report against outcomes. It also included a live Q and A panel session to provide answers to regional issues and questions. This webinar workshop was the second of three workshops planned for the Local Landcare Coordinator Initiative across the life of the program.

Resources available in relation to the workshop are available below.

The grouping of presentations reflects the agenda item.

LLCI Webinar

Second State-wide Meeting June 21

The second State-Wide LLCI Workshop held by webinar was designed to:

Provide participants with an opportunity to:

  • Learn about the progress of the project

  • Increase skills and understanding on aspect relating to achieving LLCI objectives.

  • Provide individual and regionally based feedback and input to the future direction of the programs

  • Document ideas on building a case for support Landcare into the future.

Questions and Answers

During the seminar a number of questions were submitted from across the state.

These questions have been reviewed and responded to in the document attached here:

2017 LLCI Seminar Q and A


Ministers Welcome

Hon Niall Blair MP

Minister Blair outlines his support of Landcare Coordinators, RLFs and the LLCI in support of Landcare groups.

Chairs Welcomes

Rob Dulhunty Chair Landcare NSW and Richard Bull Chair LLS

The Chairs of the LLCI warmly welcome participants, they acknowledge the new technology - Webinar and comment on the progress of the LLCI from their perspective as Joint Chairs. They indicate their support for the partnership and its continued development.

LLCI Progress - Chris McCulloch

The detail of the operational status of the LLCI. The progress against the LLCI roadmap, the tri level of operations at State, Regional and Local, expected activities in the future and potential challenges and risks.

Powerpoint slides for download as PDF

Building your capacity against LLCI outcomes - Sonia Williams

This presentation outlines how the LLCI is building capacity. It highlights training of groups and networks, sharing of ideas and the increasing connections that are formed from the LLCI. It describes how telling your story and using annual plans and report cards describes Landcares activities and helps provide census information, governance trends, documents activities to create a leverage platform.

Powerpoint slides for download as PDF

Developing Capacity Financial Reporting - Michelle Paull

Annual financial statements are critical in telling both Landcare investors and members the progess and difference Landcare is making. Michelle details how to get Financial Reporting right!

Powerpoint slides for download as PDF

Sustaining Landcare – An outcome of the LLCI – Melissa

Melissa Joseph describes the progress of the Landcare Trust Project, from its early planning progress to membership and insurance, application for DGRS and potential fundraising activities.

Powerpoint slides for download as PDF

Question and Answer Panel


Panel Members:

Rob Dulhunty, Leigh McLaughlin, Melissa Joseph, Sonia Williams facilitated by Chris McCulloch

The panel responds to the questions and issues raised by the regional meetings over the course of the webinar as well as regional comments on the operations of the LLCI.