Tag: Society

Food / Blog - 2 years ago

Eat humane with the RSPCA's Choose Wisely

Choosewisely.org.au is a simple online directory that makes it easy for everyone to do their bit to improve the lives of farm animals produced for food. The growing trend in food provenance is moving beyond the weekly farmers’ markets and going mai...

Garden / Blog - 2 years ago

Students Plant Greener Future In The City’s Heart

One Tree Per Child was founded by Olivia Newton-John and Jon Dee, the founders of Australia’s National Tree Day. During their time leading the annual campaign day more than 10 million native trees and shrubs were planted by the community across Aus...

Food / Blog - 2 years ago

Newtown Festival Leading The Way In Urban Sustainability

This year we are excited to welcome Environmental Enterprises, our newest community partner, to ensure that all stallholders’ service ware products at the festival are 100% compostable. This family- owned and operated wholesalers of compostable and...

Garden / Blog - 2 years ago

Students put healthy eating back on the table

It’s all part of a gardening program designed to educate children about the origins of their food, led singlehandedly by Junior Landcare Lockyer, Toowoomba and Somerset coordinator Greg Grimes. The “Healthy Eating, Healthy Children, Healthy Lifesty...

House / Blog - 2 years ago

Ten tips for eco-spring cleaning

The winter chill is over and we all know what that means – spring is moving in and it’s that time of the year again – spring-cleaning! Clean up your act with our top tips on how to get rid of how to spruce up your home for the warmer seasons. 1. Op...

House / Blog - 2 years ago

Community housing gets a clean energy boost

Not-for-profit community housing provider St George Community Housing (SGCH) and the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) have reached an agreement to develop environmentally-friendly social and affordable housing projects. The CEFC has committe...

Food / Blog - 2 years ago

Conscious Life Festival

Don't miss the Sunshine Coast’s premiere Conscious Life Festival on Saturday, October 31st and Sunday 1st November 2015. www.consciouslifefestival.com.au The event promotes change and positive growth and our mission is to self empower & inspire...

Garden / Blog - 2 years ago

Garden Party - World Green Building Week

It’s time for our industry to come together and celebrate the year’s achievements at the Garden Party as part of World Green Building Week. This year, we'll revel in style with spectacular views over Sydney Harbour from Cruise Bar at Circular Quay....