Gecko Environment Council Awards 2016

Those who know the Gold Coast well and are into all things environmental action and protection will be very familiar with the work of Gecko, Gold Coast & Hinterland Environment Council (now known as Gecko Environment Council). Gecko this year celebrated 20 years of dedication to the valuable work they do to help preserve the…

Excuses. Excuses. What a Load of Rubbish!

Hi there! I’m guessing, based on where you found this article, that you’re already ‘environmentally awake’. You’re one of the choir singing from the same environmental hymn book. You may have your vegies growing in the back yard or balcony pots; sign petitions; try to reduce the packaging that you bring your goods home in; have…

“What have you recycled today?”

Examples of up-cycling! Graphics produced for Gecko Hills to Headlands to support articles promoted during National Recycling Week. Royalty free images sourced, except where noted as original photographs by Angela. Concepts and layouts: Angela Miller-Davis, Less Equals More.                  

Biodiversity Themes

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Organically Speaking – ‘Taste the Difference, Feel the Difference, Make a Difference’

During the week of 17th – 25th September all across Australia is National Organic Week (NOW). The theme for this year’s event is “Taste the Difference, Feel the Difference, Make a Difference” and organisers are hoping to raise awareness of the benefits of organic products and farming production systems to help propel these initiatives further in the Australian community and the…

Reduce Climate Change One Step at a Time!

There are three days on the environmental calendar each year that like to remind us about how we get around. They remind us about distance. And while many of us would like to be able to have the convenience of having everything within walking distance, the truth is we often can’t live near to where…

Much to See and Do During Science Week, 13 – 21 August

Once again the Gold Coast is gearing up for Science Week, and there is much to see and do from festivals, activities, walks and talks through to performances, workshops and much more! While the misconception may be that this event is only for science nerds, Science Week is designed to appeal to a broad audience…

Greening Our Schools as Part of National Tree Day – July 29th

All around Australia on Friday July 29th, children in kindies, pre-schools, primary and high schools will again be getting their hands dirty and discovering their green thumbs for . . . National Schools Tree Day! This is a fun and literally hands-on experience to help establish a long-term environmental program which not only further develops…

Australian Snow Gums (Eucalyptus Pauciflora)

To help acknowledge National Tree Day on July 31st, who can resist highlighting our Australian native Snow Gums this winter? Also known as ‘White Sally’ from the ‘Myrtaceae’ family. Widespread growth in grassy, woodland or tall shrub land in tablelands and mountainous areas. Found mainly along the highlands of NSW; VIC; TAS; south east of Stanthorpe in…

Save the trees!

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