Celebrating International Women’s Day – Women in Landcare Webinar

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Celebrating International Women’s Day – Women in Landcare Webinar

8 Mar 2021 - 8 Mar 2021


An all-female Landcarer line-up will mark International Women’s Day with the latest instalment of the 2021 Landcare Webinar Series.

Titled #ChoosetoChallenge, the discussion on March 8 at 9am AEDT will feature a diverse panel of Australian women in landcare sharing their knowledge, insights and experiences in the community.

Hosted by Marg Applebee, Coordinator for Central West Lachlan Landcare in the Parkes and Forbes Shires in Central Western NSW, participants include:

  • Hannah Rice-Hayes | Local Landcare Coordinator, Richmond Landcare Inc & Bush Fruits LGBTIQ+ Landcare
  • Elly Wynhoven | founder, sustainable swimwear brand Swim by Elly
  • Karin Stark | founder of the National Renewables in Agriculture Conference and Expo and Director of Farm Renewables Consulting
  • Vee Vian Higgins | Malaysian born landcarer, based in Parkes
  • Angelica Arnott | Biodynamic landholder and landcarer, Boorowa

Throughout #ChoosetoChallenge on March 8 at 9am AEDT, these inspiring women will answer questions and discuss topics regarding women in Landcare.

Host Marg Applebee said: “I’m looking forward to speaking to these five fabulous women and being inspired as they talk about their challenges and choices that make them who they are, how they fit in the Landcare space and the significance of International Women’s Day to them.”

#ChoosetoChallenge is part of the exciting line-up for the 2021 Landcare Webinar Series. After unprecedented demand following last year’s successful run, the 2021 Landcare Webinar Series features key figures from the landcare community sharing their wealth of knowledge.

These free webinars with representatives from Landcare networks, groups and organisations involved in natural resource management. Topics covered in local climate change action, modern innovation in resource management, successful Landcare strategies beyond Aussie borders and so much more.

Register here https://landcareaustralia.org.au/national-landcare-conference-webinar/?sourcehome

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