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Hugger or Leaner?

Hugger or Leaner?

A hugger or a leaner?     Do you literally wrap your arms around the trunk of tree and unashamedly rest your cheek on its bark? Or are you the more casual type? Sidling up to a tree and leaning nonchalantly against the trunk? Maybe then slowly slipping to the ground to sit?     […]

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 […]

Be my valentine!

Be my valentine!

This Valentine’s Day, we encouraged lovers to give a gift to the planet !     This year we suggested our social media followers express their Valentine’s Day love with the gift of trees. And wow, did they ever! Even The Age and the Sydney Morning Herald got in on the enviro-love, with a feature in […]

The Ultimate Guide to Help Prevent Deforestation.

The Ultimate Guide to Help Prevent Deforestation.

Wilderness. We all have an image in mind of what that word means. Some might picture the majestic mountains, glaciers, and towering conifers of Alaska, while others might imagine the vast expanse of the Amazon, teeming with all sorts of life. Humans are of course part of nature, but these wilderness areas are places of […]