Congratulations Honua Drink

Congratulations to the team at Honua for being a finalist in in the Sutherland Shire Environment Centre’s Sustainability Award, presented at the Local Business Awards on 22 August. Honua provides stainless steel drinking bottles, as an alternative to single-use plastics that create litter and contribute to our landfill problems. As…

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Winner – inaugural Sustainability Award: Mr Paisleys Cafe

Congratulations to Mr Paisleys Café, winner of Sutherland Shire Environment Centre’s Sustainability Award in the Local Business Awards, presented last night. The Centre is delighted to reward you for your great environmentally-sustainable initiatives such as: using paper and steel straws rather than plastic straws using packaging made of corn (which…

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A bridge to safety

Human development, especially roads and freeways, can isolate wildlife and prevent them from moving from one area to another. This is especially detrimental in times of drought and bushfire. Sutherland Shire Environment Centre would like to invite you to join our campaign to ameliorate the effects of isolation of the…

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What is “Bewildering”

Everyone loves a beautiful garden. Imagine if our Shire were abundant with vegetation – in our yards, our public spaces, our nature strips and even our industrial spaces. Sutherland Shire Environment Centre is making that vision a reality with our Bewildering project. Bewildering is bringing nature to the city. It’s…

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LED Downlight Replacement – FAQ

We are running an LED Downlight Bulk Buy. More details here: http://sunnyshire.org.au/sunny-shire-led-downlight-bulk-buy/ This post contains our Frequently Asked Questions & Answers. How Much can I save?  As always, the answer to this is: it depends. Converting an Downlight from a 50 Watt Halogen to a 10W LED saves 40W rate of…

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