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This is not Business as Usual

This is not Business as Usual – the Climate Emergency – it’s Head and Heart Now

We are creating new norms for business and have been for over 20 years now. Please join us Friday September 20 for the Strike and then take actions every week to address our climate change emergency.
The phrase ‘business as usual’ gets thrown around a lot in corporate settings.

But there is nothingRead more »

Sustainable House Day

Such a great day held each year for people to showcase the fabulous homes they have created and share their knowledge and experiences.

Check out your location on their website to see where to visit. Learn about how to reduce energy and water use. See properties built of hemp or earth. Be inspired, get ideas, appreciate and find the keys to sustainableRead more »

LFIA design competitionMake Money and Have your Say

Registrations for the Living Future Institute of Australia’s design competition are open.
What does a socially just, culturally rich, ecologically restorative retail centre actually look like?

This competition is open to anyone and everyone with different entry categories to share in a prize pool of over $30,000.

So form a design teams, register to entersee more here  on theRead more »

Forget the climate, it is most likely toxins and food

Interesting talk with Dick Smith and Paul Ehrlich yesterday.  The major concern for our grandchildren is going to be the toxicity of the planetthe poisons we have created and left around.

As well, the earth heating by 5 degrees, not the 2 degrees that has always been predictedwill mean that the combination of soil, water, plants will be thrown in turmoil.  So with a massive massive populationRead more »

Be Influential TodayHow Do You Buy Paper ?

Trees, timber, climate change, food security, water scarcitythese will all be issues for this decade
How can we influence anythingevery day there is an opportunity in how we live our lives and it can be a very small but very influential action
Take buying paperbuy the best paper not the cheapest.  I don’t drive the cheapest car, wear the cheapest cloths, live in the cheapest houseRead more »