Six-year fight for cycleway

Why do we have to fight our government for something so clearly good for the community as shared paths for cycling and walking? [image: TheLeader_2019-04-03_p28.jpg] Catch up with the latest from the Leader ecoNews.

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CLEAN UP AUSTRALIA DAY TOWRA POINT

On the special 30th anniversary of Clean Up Australia Day, on the 3rd of March 2019, SO SHIRE volunteers cleaned up a special wetland site of Sutherland Shire. Co-founder of SO Shire Sarah-Jo Lobwein shares in a video the summary details of our Clean Up Australia Day efforts at Towra…

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New estate freed from housing rule

So disappointed in “our” Council. 60/40 is a good rule — why abandon it? Leave the back 40% single storey. Don’t turn Barden Ridge into a stack of boxes. [image: TheLeader_2019-02-06_p10.jpg] Catch up with the latest from the Leader ecoNews.

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Writing for the Environment Award 2019

In 1991, Bob Walshe OAM, author and environmental activist, ran a short “Writing for the Environment” course in Sutherland. From this group grew Sutherland Shire Environment Centre. Bob’s wisdom, approach and ongoing support built a foundation that allows the SSEC to thrive as a force in the Shire and its…

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