"World Environment Day is the day the planet celebrates our collective love of and reliance on nature," said Erik Solheim, Head of UN Environment. "It helps encourage action to protect our environment and fosters a deeper appreciation of our connection to the natural world."  This year the theme is "I'm With Nature".  From your backyard to your favorite national park, nature is closer than you think. It’s time to get out and enjoy it. To assist you explore the spiritual significance of being with nature, Rahamim Ecology Centre in Bathurst has prepared a ritual, and resources.  

Wine, Cheese and Conversation

5.30-7pm, 22 June, at Delamore Retirement Centre, Turner Road, Kedron.  The topic this month is When Heaven and Earth Embrace: How Do We Engage Spiritually in an Emerging Universe.  There is pre-reading for this discussion which can be obtained from Mary at

No need to reply. Just come, and bring something to drink and nibble during the first half-hour.  

Inspiring Earth Ethics:  Date Claimer and Call for Papers
23-24 November, 2017  Mark this date NOW for this very important conference in November.  Here is the call for papers.