How to Make a Wildlife Nesting Box

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In Australia, many native species need tree hollows to survive. Due to ongoing forest clearing, forest fire and tree maintenance in residential areas there has been a significant loss of these natural hollows. One way to support wildlife in the short term is the installation of a nesting box. Download the resources and watch this […]

Re-thinking International Development in a Post-Covid-19 World

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The pandemic is re-writing the world as we speak. Our ideas of equity, justice and global solidarity are being overturned and re-made under the most intense social pressures as waves of Covid-19 re-shape and are put to use for different political agendas everywhere. In this light, this session examines the complexities of rethinking international development […]

Living Sustainably: A How to Guide

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Join Kylie Flament for a Q&A session about sustainable living. Kylie is the General Manager of Green Connect, an award-winning, not-for-profit social enterprise that is all about reducing waste and growing fair food, while employing people who need the jobs most. She is also a Director at Flame Tree Community Food Co-op which sells local, […]

Werribee Park Food Project

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A historic flower garden has been turned into a vegetable patch to feed disadvantaged families during COVID-19 lock downs.

Unlearning Sustainability

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In most organisations, for the past two decades, sustainability has been seen as a job description, the role of a lone operative or small team within an organisation, charged with the responsibility of acting as ‘organisational conscience’ across complex business or government structures. This model, for the most part, has not seen the shift towards […]

Sustainable Kitchen: Create More With Less

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Celebrate National Recycling week with City of Melton Libraries and learn how to reduce and reuse your waste in the kitchen! In this workshop, you'll learn how to make the most of the food you already have in your fridge and pantry. Whether you’re overstocked with food right now, or if your cupboard is running […]

Growing Great Veggies the No-Dig Gardening Way

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Growing vegetables has often been considered a skill that is only obtainable for those with a green thumb. Growing Great Veggies is about tuning into nature, understanding that growing is also about giving back. Observing the cycles happening in your garden and growing produce in accordance with them. This session covers; No Dig gardening Composting […]

Sustainability Workshop by Expert Ella from Chooktopia

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This relaxed and fun workshop run by sustainability expert Ella from Chooktopia will cover: How to manage the impacts for a productive garden that also provides a refuge for humans and animals through microclimates How to balance food production with habitat protection How to mitigate urban heat islands How to design for heatwave, fire, flood, […]

Environmental Education featuring Captain Compost!

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Join us for an online Environmental Education event featuring Captain Compost who has been using song, dance and drama to teach children about the bugs, beetles and creepy crawlies of the compost for years – now he’s going to livestream right into your classroom for FREE for the 2021 Global Learning Festival! Captain Compost will […]