Armidale Vegetable Sowing Guide
This guide shows planting time periods that should allow you to get a crop in Armidale.
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Waste > art & design competition is on again

[ Thursday, 30 May; 5:00 pm; ] Clever recycling truly is an art form, thanks to a design competition launched this week by Council. The ‘waste > art & design competition’ invites creative locals to turn trash into treasure – celebrating creativity and resourcefulness while inspiring the community to consider ways unwanted items or ‘waste’ can be reused and recycled. Entries in this year’s […] full article »

Waste > art & design competition is on again

NSW 2019 Election: Forest Policy — The Good, Bad, Copycats, and Unknowns

Climate change and forest protection must go hand in hand to draw down carbon from atmosphere. Australian Forests and Climate Alliance (of which SLA is a member) scores parties based on climate forest policy. A major concern is that both the National Party and the Liberals agree on their forest policy of ongoing industrial logging of native […] full article »

NSW 2019 Election: Forest Policy — The Good, Bad, Copycats, and Unknowns

Sustainable Futures 2019 Gloucester 30–31 March

[ Saturday, 30 Mar to Sunday, 31 Mar. ] We would like to invite SLA members to join us at Sustainable Futures Convention at Gloucester High School, 30–31 March. With our partners at Australia reMADE creating the best version of us. Tickets, program and info at Sustainable Futures 2019 tickets also available at Gloucester Health Foods What’s It About? Finding solutions that lead to an inclusive, just and sustainable future, all communities […] full article »

Sustainable Futures 2019 Gloucester 30–31 March

10 days left to invest!

[ Sunday, 31 Mar; 5:00 pm; ] With 10 days left to invest, we hope you will process your application and join the Sapphire Community Co-Investment. You will need to read through the Supplementary Product Disclosure Statement (SPDS) – the formal investment document and become familiar with the investment. The SPDS sets out all the information that you require to make an informed decision […] full article »

10 days left to invest!

Climate Matters: Sustainable Art Museum

In 2017 the New England Regional Art Museum won the Armidale and then the New England region’s NSW Business Chambers Awards for ‘Excellence in Sustainability” as well as being a finalist in the State Awards down in Sydney. This recognition reflected NERAM’s commitment to becoming a more sustainable entity through its ‘Sustainable NERAM’ strategy. Seeking funding […] full article »

Climate Matters: Sustainable Art Museum

Earth Hour: Uralla Lantern Parade

[ Saturday, 30 Mar; 7:30 pm; ] Saturday March 30TH 2019. Experience magic & be a part of a truly extraordinary night under the stars. Come and help us the light up the streets of Uralla. Come decorate a lantern at our tent at Seasons of New England and then meet at the Showgrounds at 7:30pm to light up Uralla for Earth Hour. See […] full article »

Earth Hour: Uralla Lantern Parade

2018 John Winter-Irving Bequest

Harnham Landcare Group members and steadfast community supporters, Garry and Beatrice Bashford, were congratulated last week when they received the 2018 John Winter-Irving Bequest. Each year, the Board of Southern New England Landcare identifies a member or partner who has shown skills, interest and commitment in sustainable agriculture, natural resource management, rural development or leadership – […] full article »

2018 John Winter-Irving Bequest

Join the kids making history to stop climate damage #ClimateStrike

[ Friday, 15 Mar; 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] Students, parents, teachers and university student are welcome. To everyone who cares about a safe climate future, this is your open invite to join our School Strike 4 Climate on March 15 – students standing up when our politicians won’t. On Friday 15 March, thousands of kids across Australia will strike from school to demand our government take urgent […] full article »

Join the kids making history to stop climate damage #ClimateStrike

Every Tree Counts — Community Planting Day

[ Saturday, 16 Mar; 2:00 pm; ] The 16th of March will see us planting our very first “stepping stone” in the Saumarez Creek Corridor. With the help of volunteers, we are hoping to plant 2000 trees and shrubs in the Enmore TSR. This will be the first of many stepping stones and larger habitat patches along the Saumarez Creek, eventually linking Dangars […] full article »

Every Tree Counts — Community Planting Day

Climate matters: Love in an Anthropogenic Climate

We are taught to believe that emotions are irrational and have no place in rigorous debate over science, policy, and natural resource management – that emotion is a subjective thing that can obscure logic and reason. Taking a look at the state of the Earth in the Anthropocene, this era of human-induced global environmental change, […] full article »

Climate matters: Love in an Anthropogenic Climate

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