|COMPLETED Duck River Icon Project (Water - Rehabilitation)|
This project rehabilitated a section of the
The project also interpreted the natural and cultural heritage of the area. The area has significant cultural heritage values for both Aboriginal and early European settlement.
The project enabled capacity building for all participants and for both councils to upskill and work at similar levels. Members of the Aboriginal community were engaged to undertake the bush food planting, allowing new skills to be fostered and liaisons with both councils to be strengthened. Local ethnic communities also had the opportunity to work together with their local councils, resulting in greater ownership of the local area and understanding of each other.
Coordinator/Project delivered by: Sydney Metropolitan Catchment Management Authority
Funding Sources: Sydney Metropolitan Catchment Management Authority - Icon Project
Total funding amount (include in-kind contributions): To be advised
Project timeframe: May 2006 ? August 2008
Webpage Last updated: October 2009