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Upcycled Fashion: look beyond the obvious

Upcycled Fashion: look beyond the obvious

It was so much fun getting a collection of our upcycled garments out into the big bright world today. Every stitch counts.  Every piece makes a difference. Did you know that Australia is the second largest consumer of textiles per person globally The Global average is...

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Senecio Think Tank

Senecio Think Tank

The Green Skills Albany office held a Think Tank workshop on Monday 16th October with the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development and City of Albany to discuss eradicating and /or containing Senecio glastifolius to the Albany region.  ...

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Goodbye Green Army!

Goodbye Green Army!

Our last Green Army team graduated in Albany last Thursday. What a cheerful and cohesive crew. That's the end of the Green Army program for us as it stands, as the Federal Government has discontinued this program. Here are just some of the varied and valuable...

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October Upcycling Pallets Workshop

October Upcycling Pallets Workshop

On behalf of Green Skills, Cassie and Corbin of the Pallet Project presented another fabulous Upcycling Pallets Workshop last Saturday as part of the City of Cockburn Sustainable Events Program. It was held under the trees at  the Cockburn Wetland Education Centre for...

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Denmark Wetland Field day and Busy Bee

Denmark Wetland and River Care Wetland & Sanctuary Field-day & Busy Bee    1.30 pm to 4pm  Monday 9th October 2017 15 participants jointed in a fun practical, hands-on and educational afternoon based around the unique Sanctuary building and its Gondwana Garden...

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Womens Leadership Workshop – ALBANY

Womens Leadership Workshop – ALBANY

Supporting Womens Leadership in NRM, Landcare and the Environment. Wednesday 15th November 9.30am to 4.00pm (Morning and afternoon teas and lunch included)  Albany, Great Southern  Learn about: Styles of leadership Gender and position of women in the workplace...

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Dung Beetles Released in the Great Southern

Dung Beetles Released in the Great Southern

Green Skills Inc partnered with the Wilson Inlet Catchment Committee in a Day of the Dung Beetle, hosted at the Denmark College of Agriculture. No one would normally blink an eye at new animals arriving at an agricultural school, but 50 or so farmers braved wet...

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7 Great Reasons for Women to do Leadership Training

7 Great Reasons for Women to do Leadership Training

Get any group of motivated women together and the day is sure to be full of surprises, lots of different stories and, of course, lots of laughter. Women play a unique role in community efforts, we bring different views and are often faced with distinct challenges and...

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