Tools for Schools

The following resources were developed through the Landcare for Youth program, a partnership with Trees in Newcastle. Further resources relevant to schools can be found on our links page, under schools.


The Schools Grant Getting Guide provides information for schools on how to design projects and find suitable funding.

Work Method Statements (WMS)

The following provide examples of Work Method Statements to ensure Landcare activities are performed safely.

Other safety resources are:

Habitat Gardens


The L4Y Forum was the term based newsletter of the L4Y Network. Back issues are still available on the Trees in Newcastle website. The Lake Macquarie Landcare ‘Urban Landcarer’ also provides information and notice of events relevant to schools and can be found on the Newsletters page.