Bush Cafe currently closed

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the Bush Cafe is currently closed. Our office at Forestec is also closed to the public but please know that while we might not be in the office working, we are still working! If you need to get in touch you can still call us on (03) 5152...

NAIDOC Week Postponed

Like so much else right now, NAIDOC 2020 has been postponed due to Covid-19. We reckon it’s still important to acknowledge this week, no matter what the name. We are Gunaikurnai, the First People of our Country. We have survived for tens of thousands of years, often...

Mitchell River planting

Our NRM crew were out caring for Country on the banks of the Mitchell River last week, working with the East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority upstream of the Lind Bridge in Bairnsdale. Crew member Max Solomon remembers that the area was fully overgrown a few...

Have your say on key planning documents

We’re working to embed Traditional Owner led planning and management into two key State planning documents – the State Forest Management Strategy being prepared by DELWP, and the Land Management Strategy being prepared by Parks Victoria. For the past 12 months,...
Cultural Burning

Cultural Burning

The grass was a bit wet and green, but our JM crew took the opportunity to connect with Culture a few weeks back – Traditional Owners burning on traditional land. It was a great day to be undertaking a cultural burn out at Knob Reserve with some of the mob from...