Month: October 2021

Tips on running a small footprint gathering!

Tips on running a small footprint gathering!

TIPS ON HOW TO RUN A SMALL FOOTPRINT GATHERING! There is no doubt about it, organising a gathering is no small feat! But some of us (including yours truly) love it!  So, how do we run a gathering that doesn’t (literally) cost the earth? The answer is … we plan! So, here’s 10 tips to […]

A sustainable Sydenham Election Campaign.

A sustainable Sydenham Election Campaign.

Let’s make the next Labor Sydenham Campaign more sustainable!   Hi Everyone, Did you know that each state electorate campaign, uses on average approximately 1.43 tonnes of paper? That’s equivalent to about 36 trees!! Even though we use paper from a sustainable forest and recycle, we can still do more. In light of the upcoming […]

Wind-thrown!

Wind-thrown!

Emma Burnham’s photographs put into perspective the devastation caused to trees by storms. In particular, the unusual and violent storm that wreaked havoc across Gippsland, the Dandenong Ranges, Woodend, Daylesford and Trentham earlier in the year. https://www.instagram.com/emma_burnham_photography   Emma’s photos made me wonder … why did we lose so many of our giants back in […]