Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July

It’s Plastic Free July, a month that challenges us to rethink our reliance on plastic. The impact of plastic on the natural world and humanity is growing: A cartoon by industrial ecologist Roland Geyer shows what’s happened to the 8.3bn tons of plastic produced since...
Composting and Worm Farming February 2019

Composting and Worm Farming February 2019

Convert your kitchen scraps to garden gold! Composting and worm farming are an easy and important step towards becoming a zero waste community. Come along to our workshop and find out how to convert your food and green waste into living soil. You’ll learn everything...
Q&A with WWF’s Earth Hour coordinator

Q&A with WWF’s Earth Hour coordinator

We spoke to Jasmine Ledger from WWF Earth Hour to find out more about this global campaign.   What does your position at WWF Earth Hour involve? The Earth Hour team is a small but powerful engine; my teammates are incredibly hardworking and inspiring, but my...
How you can take on climate change

How you can take on climate change

Going off the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) special report on the impact of global warming, speedy and bold changes are required by our four global systems- energy, land use, cities and industry. The good news is we can make a difference by...
Let’s talk climate change

Let’s talk climate change

Earth to Inner Westies.  I’m not sure if you noticed, but it is getting hot out there. Extreme weather events and evidence of climate change is becoming more prevalent.  There is “scientific consensus that climate change is happening at an...
Community Leaders in Sustainability

Community Leaders in Sustainability

Making a sustainable difference in their community In September of this year, a group of twenty passionate individuals from the Inner West Community began the Community Leaders in Sustainability Course.  They entered the learning space at Petersham Inner Council...

Summer Hill Feast of Flavours

Summer Hill Neighbourhood Feast is coming on Sunday 07 October The Green Living Centre is preparing great activities for the day. Keep an eye in our Facebook page to check our updates!