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Costa welcomes Junior Landcarers

Aware, Empowered, Active

Joining forces with Junior Landcare as the Ambassador, Costa is working with the team to encourage the next generation of Landcarers to get out, get active and make a difference in the environment around them. Watch the ‘Fun with Costa’ playlist on Youtube, featuring 22 videos and activities to inspire hours of hands-on learning.

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Apply for a grant today. Help us grow the next generation of environmental champions
Apply for a grant today. Help us grow the next generation of environmental champions

2021/2022 Impact

Your support creates an impact in local communities across Australia

Funding for Junior Landcare Grants

Participating schools, early learning centres & youth groups

Australian children participating in Junior Landcare projects
Image Description: TV personality Costa Georgiadis holding a small seeding and talking to school students in green and yellow uniforms.

Explore grants

Junior Landcare grants helps to bring sustainability into classrooms across Australia to help children learn how to care for their local environment. Grants can be offered to schools, early childhood centres, before and after school centres and youth groups.

Inspire the next generation of Landcarers

Read case studies for great ideas on how you can encourage the children in your life to get involved in a Junior Landcare project at home, in the classroom or in the community.

Image Description: Close up of hand made newspaper seedling pots.
Image Description: Close up of hand made newspaper seedling pots.

Inspire the next generation of Landcarers

Read case studies for great ideas on how you can encourage the children in your life to get involved in a Junior Landcare project at home, in the classroom or in the community.

Image Description: Child completing activity sheet on a green clipboard.

Learning Activities ready-to-go

It’s easy to bring Landcare into the classroom with over 60 Junior Landcare Learning Activities aligned to the school curriculum for all age groups. You can even schedule your lessons around environmental days.

Explore the Educator Hub

For educators and landcare facilitators, additional education resources and Professional Development tools will help you get the most from the Junior Landcare Learning Centre. Thanks to Woolworths Supermarkets for supporting the Junior Landcare Learning Centre.

Image Description: Outdoor classroom with teacher showing student a leaf. Student sits with clipboard and pencil.
Image Description: Outdoor classroom with teacher showing student a leaf. Student sits with clipboard and pencil.

Explore the Education Hub

For educators and landcare facilitators, additional education resources and Professional Development tools will help you get the most from the Junior Landcare Learning Centre. Thanks to Woolworths Supermarkets for supporting the Junior Landcare Learning Centre.

Image Description: Photo of Primary school students in  green uniforms.

2022 ‘What’s in your backyard?’ winners announced

Hundreds of entries poured in for the ‘What’s in your backyard?’ campaign with Costa and Junior Landcare. The competition called on children and schools to send in photos of what they discovered in their local environment – and explain why they were special to them. While every submission was sensational, meet the overall national winners, winning school, State and Territory winners and runners-up here…

Image Description: Six school children smiling and holding harvested vegetables, with school vegetable garden in background.

Is your school on the Woolworths Junior Landcare map?

Explore the Woolworths Junior Landcare map to see the thousands of schools who have a received a grant. Is your local school involved?

Image Description: Portrait of Teacher with 3 stick insects crawling on his hand and across his face.

Connect with other Educators, Landcare groups, and Landcare professionals

Share experiences, best practice, ideas and resources in the Youth Community of Practice on Landcarer.com.au.

Image Description: Nine school students in green and yellow uniforms, sit with TV personality Costa Georgiadis.

Junior Landcare Groups

Find your nearest Junior Landcare Group or start a new one. More than 12,000 Junior Landcare groups and schools are registered on the National Landcare Directory or Woolworths Junior Landcare Map.

Image Description: TV personality Costa Georgiadis showing a small bee hotel to two interested children.

Junior Landcare Community

Explore environmental education organisations with a common vision to provide children the opportunity to play an active role in ensuring the safe future of their environment.

Junior Landcare’s greatest asset is people working together

Two students showing their bee hotels

2022 Victorian Junior Landcare and Biodiversity Grants

Congratulations to the 110 recipients of the 2022 Victorian Junior Landcare and Biodiversity Grants!

2022 Woolworths Junior Landcare Grants

1,054 schools have received 2022 Woolworths Junior Landcare Grants.

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Thank you to our partners

 

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