Category Archives: SEED

Tallangatta SED 2018 Report

The Tallangatta Student Environment Day was held at the Tallangatta Showgrounds on May 3rd for 144 students from the Towong Shire, involving Mitta Mitta, Kiewa Valley, Talgarno, Tallangatta, St. Michael’s, Eskdale and Upper Sandy Creek schools as well as some home-schooled students. Students came together to learn about different aspects of the environment from local…

Another successful year for Student Environment Days (SED)

The last of our Student Environment Days for 2017 was held at Wangaratta in late October.  It was another successful day in which 11 high caliber hands-on workshops were presented  to around 180 students from 6 schools. It was interesting to note that all the Year 10 Science students from Galen College who presented on…

SEED commitment secured for another 4 years

On Thursday 10 August a memorandum of understanding was signed between North East Catchment Management Authority (North East CMA) and North East Waste & Resource Recovery Group (North East WRRG) to continue their organisational commitment to SEED and its funding. SEED has been operating in the North East since 2007 providing teachers, educators and environment…

Myrtleford Student Environment Day

Although the weather threatened the day before to spoil our plans, Myrtleford’s Student Environment Day could not have been more perfect.  Held at the McNamara Reserve, the venue offered wonderful facilities amid the mountainous backdrop and beautiful sunshine. More students than ever before in the Alpine Shire, attended the Student Environment Day geared at grade…