Tagged With: Sustainable Living

Masdar City Sustainability Festival

It Starts With You Masdar City   Last weekend the residents of Abu Dhabi were invited to Masdar City, one of the world’s most sustainable eco-cities, as the doors opened for its annual two day sustainability street festival. The free family festival, is organised with the intention to provide a fun range of interactive activities, street … Continue reading »

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Opportunities. Challenges. Solutions. Plastic Free July 2015

  “Think about it…why would you make something that you are going to use for a few minutes out of a material that’s basically going to last forever. What’s up with that?” Jeb Berrier, Bagit Movie   Last month the Health and Wellbeing Committee at my son’s Primary School offered me the opportunity to join … Continue reading »

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Clean up Australia Day

  Did you know Clean Up Australia Day has become the Nation’s largest community-based environmental event?   The founder, Ian Kiernan, is an ‘average Australian bloke’, builder by trade and passionate solo yachtsman. It was during the 1987 BOC Challenge Solo Round-the-World Yacht Race, Ian witnessed first hand the effect our pollution is having in … Continue reading »

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