18 07, 2015

National Tree Day 2015

By | 2017-12-15T10:42:44+00:00 July 18th, 2015|Blog, Events, Fifteen Trees|Comments Off on National Tree Day 2015

 National Tree Day Sunday July 26th Fifteen Trees has 3 ideas to celebrate! 1. Fifteen Trees are organising a 'tree pose' event in the Ballarat Botanical Gardens on National Tree Day. Tree pose (aka Vrksasana) is a simple standing pose, check it out at Australian Yoga Journal. We are meeting up at 10.00 am near the Sensory Gardens. Please wear black (yoga gear is an option but not necessary) and [...]

27 06, 2015

Diversified running a green(er) AWRE.

By | 2017-12-15T10:42:45+00:00 June 27th, 2015|Events, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Diversified running a green(er) AWRE.

Diversified Communications have decided to make their next Australian Waste & Recycling Exhibition (AWRE) a light (carbon) footprint event by providing 100 trees to a community group for planting. Working with Fifteen Trees, trees were distributed to Manor Lakes Secondary College, Wyndham Vale, where the students planted the native trees on their school grounds. Manor Lakes is participating in the AuSSI Vic / Resource Smart 5 star accreditation process and [...]

3 05, 2014

Sustainable Living Festival 2014

By | 2017-12-15T10:43:02+00:00 May 3rd, 2014|Events, Festivals, Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Sustainable Living Festival 2014

Ever since Fifteen Trees was established (2009), we have proudly been a part of the Sustainable Living Festival. Cool dude from The Brew Company. This year was no exception. It is always a great event, with unbelievable guest speakers, exhibitors and street theatre. Instant clothes swapping fun. At my stall, I got to meet up with some old friends and talk with people who are doing [...]

3 02, 2014

ReFashion Exhibition.

By | 2017-12-15T10:43:02+00:00 February 3rd, 2014|Events|Comments Off on ReFashion Exhibition.

It is great when 3 loves of my life come together into one space. This is what happened on Saturday at Backspace Gallery (Ballarat) when a group of women collected some well ... junk ... and turned it into recycled, revamped gowns. There was art, there was fashion and there was recycling. Neptunia Gown & Hat by Niki Lakerink. I usually hang around the edges of art exhibitions. [...]