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[25 Jul 2014 | Comments Off on Sustainability Leadership Development Program – Illawarra 2014 | ]

The Centre for Sustainability Leadership is running a free sustainability leadership course in the Illawarra in late 2014.

Events, Growing Food, Illawarra Organisations, Permaculture »

[10 Aug 2013 | Comments Off on Two Illawarra Permaculture Courses | ]
Two Illawarra Permaculture Courses

Introduction to Permaculture courses in Berry, and a full PDC in Warrawong – some exciting local permaculture events coming up!

Events, Growing Food, Illawarra Organisations, Keeping Animals, Permaculture »

[14 Feb 2013 | 2 Comments | ]
Joel Salatin Workshops In Kiama!

I’m super excited – I’ll be going to Joel Salatin’s “You Can Farm” workshop in Kiama on Sunday (Feb 17). Only three sleeps to go!

Illawarra Organisations, Science and Technology »

[9 Jan 2013 | 3 Comments | ]
Record Temperatures And Bushfires Everywhere

The highest average national temperature ever recorded for Australia!

Events, Illawarra Organisations, Nature »

[25 Jul 2012 | 23 Comments | ]
National Tree Day 2012 – $100 Giveaway!

Get involved in Planet Ark’s Schools Tree Day and National Tree Day this week! Plus, leave a comment and go in the draw to win a $100 Bunnings voucher.

Events, Growing Food, Illawarra Councils, Illawarra Organisations, Keeping Animals, Permaculture, Water »

[13 Jul 2012 | Comments Off on Mount Terry Public School Permaculture Garden Opening | ]
Mount Terry Public School Permaculture Garden Opening

A very photo-heavy tour of the permaculture garden that was recently opened at Mt Terry Public School in Albion Park.

Household, Illawarra Councils, Illawarra Organisations, Media Coverage »

[6 Jul 2012 | 9 Comments | ]
Illawarra Climate Challenge Wrap-Up

I won the major prize in the Nature Conservation Council of NSW’s Illawarra Climate Challenge!

Household, Illawarra Councils, Illawarra Organisations »

[20 Mar 2012 | 4 Comments | ]
Illawarra Climate Challenge Launch

The Nature Conservation Council of NSW is bringing the Climate Challenge program to the Illawarra – and it’s free!

Illawarra Organisations, Video »

[12 Mar 2012 | Comments Off on The Environment Is What We Eat | ]

Here’s a great talk by a young girl from our primary school, Grace Mahon:

Grace entered the prestigious LandLearn NSW public speaking competition at the end of last year and she has been selected as a finalist to compete at the Dubbo Beef Spectacular on March 15.

You can read more about the competition at the NSW Rural Women’s Network site.

What an excellent ambassador for our school and our town!

Frugality, Household, Illawarra Organisations, Waste »

[29 Sep 2011 | 7 Comments | ]
Illawarra Freecycle

FreeCycle is a great way to give a new life to stuff you no longer want, and to divert still-useful waste from landfill tips. Here are some of the useful things I’ve picked up…