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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Cycle-walk plans concerns

😏10 years on they’re finally building it! 👍But why follow President Ave not Flora St? On-street parking? A privilege not a right! [image: TheLeader_2019-01-16_p08.jpg] Catch up with the latest from the Leader ecoNews.

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Grays Point ‘miracle’

Residents have never seen anything like it. #Climate change is accelerating and hitting us directly. Let’s go full speed to a 100% clean green economic boom. The choice is stark: boom or bust! [image: TheLeader_2018-12-19_p01.jpg] Catch up with the latest from the Leader ecoNews.

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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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