Stewardship of Country webinars
Three webinars examining the meaning of “stewardship” of Australia’s landscapes were organised by the Royal Societies of Australia with Inspiring Australia on 24 Feb., 10 and 24 March. See Royal Societies of Australia website for details. Also see Facebook .
This series of three virtual events represented a collaboration between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander experts, industry practitioners, thinkers and the Royal Societies of Victoria, Queensland and New South Wales with support from the CSIRO. The proceedings will be published by the Royal Society of Victoria.
‘Country’ is an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander term used widely with strong connections to community, culture, identity, and language. ‘Stewardship’ describes a custodial relationship on behalf of future generations.