Job Description: To build the capability of 20 Eurobodalla based community non for profits to be self-sustaining, resilient and successful in achieving their goals. To provide community groups with assistance to get tax deductability status, ABNs, incorporation, and GST registered where appropriate, help improve their web and social media presence (including better links to each […]
A group of dedicated local volunteers come together every Friday to repair items that are cherished by members of the community. Tools, materials and specialist help are all available at the Repair Cafe. SHASA President Kathryn Maxwell said “we encourage people to bring along their broken items and spend time with the repairers to watch […]
Are you interested in being involved in a study as follows? This research seeks to better understand individual experiences of anxiety relating to climate change and other environmental problems (e.g., global warming, ecological degradation and species extinction). If you are 18 years or older you are eligible to participate in this 20-minute online survey. To […]
Some quick facts: 79 mega watts ie 79,000 kilowatts of rooftop solar was installed in NSW in August 2020. Rooftop solar (households and businesses) installations are up 41% on last year across Australia. In August 2020, renewables produced 28.3% of the grid’s electricity. Read more here.
A new alliance of community groups and individuals are working to identify realistic net zero emission industry and employment opportunities for our region. Climate Action Monaro is coordinating this project currently supported by Southcoast Health andSustainability Alliance, LEAN, National Trust, and National Parks Association. We’re seeking collaboration with other like-minded groups in the two electorates […]
A free 1 hour webinar was held today 9 September 2020 with over 3000 attendees. The topic was “A Plan for Planet A”. This was hosted by the Australia Institute and was a great success. The session was a follow up to the 3 part series “Fight for Planet A” held over successive weeks on […]
Linda Chapman (Rector for St Johns Anglican Church), Anthony Mayne (Eurobodalla Shire Councillor) and Fiona Phillips (Federal MP for Gilmore) launched the Repair Cafe in front of an audience of Repair Cafe Volunteers, their supporters and local media. Kathryn Maxwell, SHASA President noted the myriad of benefits of a Repair Cafe including: helping to make […]
This was released by the Australian Conservation Foundation yesterday 28 August 2020. Today, the Australian Climate Roundtable – a powerful alliance of Australia’s biggest businesses, farmers, unions and civil society – has thrown down the gauntlet to the Morrison Government, demanding immediate action to address the climate crisis. This is a game-changing moment for climate action in […]