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5 tips to help you shop responsibly while travelling
Supporting the local people, local economies and not harming the environment is what responsible travel is all about. Bianca Caruana of the Altruistic Traveller gives her 5 tips on being a conscious shopper while travelling. Shop locally There really is no point going to Vietnam and then buying a...Read More >
Connecting the dots
If you had not noticed all the plastic in the world or was not yet concerned about it, how could this be acceptable? If you have never been educated on its dangers to wildlife and human health or have grown up in a super clean environment you may not have really witnessed it in its full...Read More >
3 ways to keep believing we’ll beat plastic pollution
So if you’re like me you put a bit of time into thinking about how you can make a difference to some pretty monumental issues? I can oscillate between high, happy positiveness and despair or anger at systems undoing efforts in the right direction. I maintain that we are beginning to make huge...Read More >
Head in the books, heart with the planet
Studies show that tertiary-level study is associated with specific risks to health and wellbeing, and many students struggle to cope with the additional demands / stress. It can become easy to get caught up in the pressure of meeting deadlines and achieving great marks, but this does not mean you...Read More >
Fair Food Forager talks with Ian Kiernan
A Fair Food Forager objective is to assist and encourage food consumers and business to minimise plastic waste, among other things. So we thought we'd talk to someone who know's a lot about plastic waste. How much there is out there, what it does to the environment and what we can do about it. Ian...Read More >
22 Top Tips for this Plastic Free July05 Jul 2018 | Read More >
This Plastic Free July, we're on the Peloton Against Plastic, a bike ride from Hanoi to Bangkok meeting people and groups trying to change the situation on plastic pollution in this part of the world. While we travel using as little single-use plastic as possible. This article is very comprehensive...
6 Ways to Travel Without Buying Water.12 Jul 2018 | Read More >
350 million plastic water bottles are used globally each day ...that's right! ..... THREE HUNDRED AND FIFTY...MILLION! ... A DAY! That's a lot of plastic! And at a decomposition rate of 700 years or so per bottle, that's not good for our planet, to put it mildly. What can you do about it? Well,...
Dianna Cohen - Moving Toward a Plastic-Free World - Pt 106 Jan 2017 | Read More >
On a recent trip to North America, I decided to drop an email to one of my favourite organisations, The Plastic Pollution Coalition (PPC). To my delight there was a quick response . Within days their CEO and inspiring co-founder, Dianna Cohen graciously set up a meeting with me . We met a few...
A Chat with Costa Part I - The Aperture of Life02 Jun 2016 | Read More >
He is arguably the most popular and enthusiastic of all hosts of ABC's Gardening Australia program. You will see him around in a number of aliases, having a good time. Regardless, the one thing that always comes with a Costa Georgiadis appearance is a contagious positivity and your sudden...
Owed to Moose28 Jul 2016 | Read More >
This one is for me, its for my best mate Moose and I! I haven’t seen him yet, I’m in the air, somewhere over NSW, but I know he isn’t there anymore. The big black, laid back, super calm shadow of me, for twelve years is no longer there. For twelve years he has followed me absolutely everywhere. If...