Tag: Community Groups

Environment club manual for high-school students

NSW Office of Environment & Heritage

This online resource from the NSW Office of Environment & Heritage provides valuable advice and support for high-school students who are starting or running an environment club.

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Green Army Round 3 applications open and Round 2 projects announced

Green Army

Applications are now open for Round 3 of the Green Army Program, and close on 17 March 2015. Community organisations, environment groups, Indigenous organisations, local councils and others are encouraged to apply for projects in their region. The approved projects

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Join the National Nature Conversation 2015

Places You Love

In 2015, the Places You Love Alliance will host the National Nature Conversation. All Australians are invited to register to be involved. The Places You Love Alliance is a coalition of 42 Australian environment groups that has been working to

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Cumberland Land Conservancy (Sydney)

Cumberland Land Conservancy (CLC)

The Cumberland Land Conservancy (CLC) is a volunteer operated not-for-profit organisation established to protect and restore the natural environment of western Sydney. Its core purpose is to acquire and conserve land locally for conservation purposes.

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Guidelines for rural and urban partners to carry out volunteer tree planting projects in rural areas

Guidelines for rural and urban partners to carry out volunteer tree planting projects in rural areas

The Guidelines for rural and urban partners to carry out volunteer tree planting projects in rural areas have been produced as an outcome of the successful “Building Bridges to Boorowa” program (this program is discussed in the North Shore care in

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Wild Melbourne

Wild Melbourne is a non-profit organisation dedicated to the protection of Melbourne’s environment and to teaching people the importance and majesty of native species and landscapes, from Port Phillip Bay to the high country.

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Planning for People – A Community Charter for Good Planning in NSW

Prepared by a group of community organisations, the Charter is a 2-page document that sets a vision, key principles and desired outcomes for good planning in NSW. A companion document provides additional detail. The Charter can be endorsed as either

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Nominations invited for Edible Streets program committees

The Edible Streets program is an initiative of Global Food Relief (GFR). It seeks to transform urban disused spaces using good looking functional container beds growing veggies and herbs. Nominations are now invited for the Edible Streets program Education and

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Cosmopolitan Conservationists: Greening Modern Sydney

The book Cosmopolitan Conservationists: Greening Modern Sydney is a history of the Sydney conservation movement spanning the years from around 1900 to the 1960s. It focuses on the network and lives of a number of key conservationists in Sydney, as

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Help HOPE promote sustainable living in your community!

You or your community group/organisation are invited to join HOPE (Householders’ Options to Protect the Environment) Australia Inc. and learn more about sustainable living. Membership of HOPE is free and open to anyone, including individuals, families, businesses and community organizations.

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