Rubber Jellyfish Cronulla Fundraiser Screening

Rubber Jellyfish Cronulla fundraiser screening hosted by SO SHIRE and SSEC How does a helium balloon get from your hand to the digestive tract of a sea turtle? A new documentary by Carly Wilson explains how our celebrations are affecting for marine life. Rubber Jellyfish examines the relationship between helium…

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Video 4 the Planet!

For the first time, Kids 4 the Planet included a video component. All future Speaking 4 the Planet and Kids 4 the Planet events will include (where possible) a video component.Here’s what Lakemba Public School students did with the 2018 WED theme, Beat Plastic Pollution.[embedded content][https://i.ytimg.com/vi/NrApURTY8xo/maxresdefault.jpg]LPS youtu.be

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Show Your Enthusiasm to Get this Path Started

Take a couple of minutes to show enthusiasm for Stage 1 of the Sutherland to Cronulla Active Transport Link (SCATL) by going to the interactive online map <yoursay.transport.nsw.gov.au/Sutherland-to-Kirrawee> and adding in a supportive comment or two for the project before 5 pm on November 4. Note, suggestions for improving the…

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Living the Change/ARRCC event at GovInda Valley

Please join us and share your story for a Living The Change/ARRCC community event at GovInda Valley Retreat in Otford, near Helensburgh, South of Sydney. Date: Sunday 14th October, 10:30 am-2:00 pm. The Wollongong Mayor, Lord Mayor Bradbery, GovInda Valley Director, Andre Melis and other Faith Leaders will talk about…

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Help protect our parks – stand for an NPA position during 2019

NPA is presently facing many significant and unprecedented challenges to our natural areas – weakened land clearing laws, intensified logging of native forests, an underfunded and demoralised National Parks and Wildlife Service, damage to alpine areas by feral horses, theft and rorting of water in the Murray Darling. the list…

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Time2Choose picnic at Lee Evans

Sutherland Climate Action Network invites you to join us and Lock the Gate members for this pop-up picnic at noon on Friday, October 5 at the office of MP Lee Evans The Time2Choose campaign to protect New South Wales’ farmland and water from coal and CSG is ramping up and…

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One year with partially-shaded solar

Last year I posted about our decision to install solar despite heavy shading on our roof during the winter months. It’s now over 12 months since the solar was installed and it’s time to report the results! Overall the system production has slightly exceeded my predictions. The system produced approximately…

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Some suppliers of environmentally-friendly products and packaging

Here are some examples of manufacturers who provide environmentally-friendly packaging and cleaning products. We’re sure you’ll find more. Nature Flex ‘Plastic’ bags made of plant fibre rather than petrochemicals, 100% compostable – available from Clearpack Australia PL, https://www.clearpack.com.au/product-category/packaging/natureflex-bags/ Environmentally-friendly food packaging, available from Vegware  http://www.vegware.com.au/ Greenpack: https://www.greenpack.com.au/ Environmentally-friendly cleaning products available from Envirocare, https://www.envirocareearth.com.au/collections/enviro-clean…

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