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  1. We can win this war on trees — March 9, 2017
  2. Calling all nature-loving filmmakers and photographers — February 23, 2017
  3. Sydney bus campaign urges consumers to go vegan — December 1, 2016
  4. 2016 Annual General Meeting — September 1, 2016
  5. Baird’s bad laws for nature — June 27, 2016

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We can win this war on trees

…and you can help. Some of our Councillors are trying to pass a motion that will give open slather to tree removal across the Shire. They are saying that this is necessary because residents are unable to remove “dangerous” tree. THIS IS SIMPLY NOT TRUE. Sutherland Shire already has policies in its DCP to easily …

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Calling all nature-loving filmmakers and photographers

Be part of co-creating an historic film We’re calling on up and coming filmmakers and photographers, who are passionate about about nature, and want to get involved in cocreating a community-driven film about the Royal National Park (RNP) and Royal Reserves. You will be involved in making a film that will form part of a …

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Sydney bus campaign urges consumers to go vegan

A provocative advert by the Vegan Society of NSW on metro bus routes throughout Sydney asks people to rethink their eating choices in the run up to Christmas ‘Why love one and eat the other?’ This is the question Sydneysiders are being asked to consider as they make preparations for their holiday season dinner and …

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2016 Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of Sutherland Shire Environment Centre Inc. will be held at Uniting Church, Flora Street, Sutherland, on Thursday, 22 September 2016 at 7.30pm.(see map below). We are very pleased to announce that our Guest Speaker this year will be Professor Steve Kennelly who has an international reputation for leading projects providing research …

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Baird’s bad laws for nature

Leading ecologists say the land-clearing controls in the Native Vegetation Act have prevented more than 1 million animal deaths over 10 years – that’s more than 100,000 native animals who have escaped death each year thanks to the Native Vegetation Act. Read more. Any laws that replace the Native Vegetation Act must strengthen protections for …

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Speechcraft course for environmentalists

Public speaking can be an important part of spreading our message of sustainability. As part of our 25th Birthday celebrations in 2016, Sutherland Shire Environment Centre have organised an Environmental Speechcraft Course to be run in February 2016 by Miranda Toastmasters. Speechcraft is a 4-8 session workshop designed to teach communication and leadership skills. A …

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Celebration of the Southern Cross

Saturday 17 October, 6pm At the Tradies Club, Gymea Two-course Dinner for 200 @ $30.00 per head Welcome by Jack Mundey, “Green Bans” Builders Labourers Union Main speaker: Jess Moore, Manager, Green Connect, in Illawarra. Jobs for young people and refugees. High profile, versus CSG (coal seam gas) Music and ballads by David Johnson. Book …

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161st Commemoration of Eureka Stockade

Friday 13 November, 6pm at the Bowlers Club, 99 York Street, Sydney Chinese Banquet for 140 @ $50 per head Welcome by Jack Mundey, President, Commemoration Committee Distinguished speaker: Dr Pat Ranald, Coordinator of the Australian Fair Trade and Investment Network and a Research Associate at the University of Sydney Music and ballads by Margaret …

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An Important Local Initiative: RNP Video

Many discussions within Sutherland Shire Environment Centre have led it to the conclusion that a worthwhile contribution to arousing public interest in global warming would be to produce a short but incisive VIDEO that would inspire public appreciation of nature and wild places. With a focus on Royal National Park, the video will be 8-10 …

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Recipients of SSEC Community Scholarship

2015 Alicia Cronly

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