Donations / helping / getting involved

DragonflyThe Lake Cowal Foundation is about helping the community help themselves in matters relating to environmental management and education. You can become actively involved in projects, participate in field day events or make cash or resources donations to our not-for-profit organisation.

1) Donations
  • Monetary
    * The LCF is guaranteed funding from Evolution Mining Pty Limited for the life of Cowal Gold Operations and presently has strong support from other environmental groups, agencies and Government departments. Several applications for external funding have been successful and more funding is being sought as new projects are developed.

    As a condition of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Evolution Mining will match donated contributions dollar for dollar up to $100 000 per year for the life of the mining operation.

  • Labour (eg planting, weeding, maintenance)
  • Equipment and resources (e.g. plants, building or garden materials, historical equipment or information)

Other ways of getting involved

2) Request assistance with funding applications and project funding

3) Enrol in Property Planning courses

4) Request special topic field days (we can arrange on request if numbers permit)

5) Attend field days

6) Request for technical advice

  • Revegetation
  • Species identification, send in your specimens for ID
  • Vegetation management
  • Soil health

Contact: Mal Carnegie
Projects Manager, Lake Cowal Foundation
PO Box 138
West Wyalong NSW 2671
Ph: (02) 69 754 732 or Mobile: 0418 370 927
Fax: (02) 69 754 740