Review: Consciousness in Action
Liz Miller has kindly prepared this review which highlights the interconnection of awareness and action.
Earth Day Program Guide
Catholic Climate Covenant has produced a one-hour Earth Day program guide for your use. Focusing on “Trees for the Earth”, the guide includes prayers, scripture readings, a video with discussion questions, a bulletin insert (English and Spanish), activities, and a downloadable and editable flyer to advertise your event a program guide that is centred on Catholic teaching. The guide will lead your group through a 60-minute event. Order here: http://org2.salsalabs.com/o/5256/p/salsa/web/common/public/signup?signup_page_KEY=9558
Resources from Creation Justice Minstries
Download a free Christian education resource: http://www.creationjustice.org/creatures.html
In the face of the current coal bleaching event, we need all the information we can get. Go to https://www.climatecouncil.org.au/uploads/a7b164353dbf8f186b3d777720efa16d.pdf
Live More Sustainably
The 1 Million Women campaign offers you some simple steps which can make a difference: http://www.1millionwomen.com.au/blog/10-small-things-you-can-do-avoid-waste-when-youre-out-and-about/
They believe that you are the voice for change and the encourage you to sing about it!! https://www.facebook.com/1MillionWomen/videos/vb.211657000392/10156389635145393/?type=2&theater
Ideas and Society from LaTrobe University
The Ideas and Society program is a series of debates and public lectures convened by Professor Robert Manne that consider critical questions of the times. A site absolutely worth visiting and staying: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/news/ideas-and-society
Coal is a Risky Investment
Oxford University’s Smith School has launched a rather good new report which, in essence, tells investors that they’d be better off stuffing their cash under the mattress than putting it into Australian coal: http://gu.com/p/4g6yk/stw
Preorder this DVD: Black Hole - Feature Documentary
The Highly Acclaimed Australian Feature Documentary Black Hole. Pre Order your DVD before June 1st for $20 + postage (Australia & New Zealand Only); Trailer: https://vimeo.com/136532041
Be an Ethical Shopper!
This calendar offers you a way of taking focussed action each month: http://www.ethical.org.au/consumer/calendar/
These sites have been recommendedd by a viewer:
LED lighting-many advantages
Links for Recycling
Check out this site for useful info and strategies: http://recyclereducereuse.org/index.html
Although this site is from the USA it contains many helfpul suggestions: http://www.homeadvisor.com/article.show.Environmental-Home-Remodeling-Recycling-and-Composting.17357.html Thanks to a group of our readers for this link.
Thanks to a reader of our website for this link to info about composting: http://www.syntheticgrasswarehouse.com/composting-grass-table-scraps/ There may be adjustments that need to be made for our climate and conditions as the site is from New York.
The Ethical Consumer Group provides you with guides for sustainable shopping and more: http://www.ethical.org.au/
Purchase ecobins for home or work
You can purchase bins online at http://www.ecobinonline.com.au/products/Combo-Pack-1.html
Sustainable Seafood App
This app is a guide to purchasing seafood wisely: http://www.sustainableseafood.org.au/pages/download-the-free-app.html