Join the Southern Otway Landcare Network for a swag of fantastic
presentations and activities kicking off from 10 am on Saturday 10 August at the Apollo Bay Youth Club.
10.15 David Stewart (Small Farm Services Vic) – small herd cattle management
and co-operative farming systems
11.15 Rob Fenton (National Environment Centre) – hear about his highly
productive 400 acre organic farm
12.00 Kirsten Larsen and Serenity Hill (Australian Food Hubs Network) –
local food distribution and supporting local agriculture
1.00 Simon Reid (BREAZE) – efficient wood heating for your home
2.00 David Curry, Andrew Stewart and Rowan Reid (Otway Agroforestry Network)
– shade and shelter planting and wood burning.
Our first three presentations will be followed up with roundtable
discussions where you will get a chance to sit down and ask questions.
There will be numerous local food and fibre producers on hand throughout the day displaying their skills and wares.
Demonstration fires will be lit to compare the performance of different types of wood. A variety of agroforestry activities will be on display.
Food, coffee and kids activities available.