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Peace with Waste comes to Denmark and Walpole

Wed 5th December 2018 Peace With Waste has come to Denmark and Walpole in the form of green and other waste workshops. These Green Skills workshops are being delivered to three community groups and three schools in these towns by local organic garden expert Neal Collins. They form part of a Green Skills south coast […]

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Citizen Science In Action

Volunteers needed to help Green Skills with surveying Bandicoots, Phascogales and Birds as part of Balijup eco-restoration project: In 2015  Green Skills has established a 111ha fenced fauna conservation sanctuary in Wandoo & Jarrah forest at Balijup ( see  https://chuffed.org/project/balijup) Over coming weeks, we are teaming up with wildlife ecologists and the Conservation Council of […]

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Four Tips For A Fun Christmas

Four Tips For A Fun Christmas

Last Friday a small group of ladies met at Green Skills Albany to eat, play, create and talk Christmas. The holiday season in Australia is also peak season for spending, food waste, suicide and stress. Attendees went home with lots of ideas to reduce waste and stress, and increase fun and resilience. Here are four […]

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Sewing with Scraps for Christmas

Sewing with Scraps for Christmas

Green Skills Sewing with Scraps workshop was a big hit at the City of Cockburn’s Sustainable Christmas Expo on Sunday 25th November.  Presenter extraordinaire Jude Ludlam showed participants how to create wreaths and trees from wire coat hangers and material scraps, and gave lots of fun ideas for making Christmas decorations using recycled materials and […]

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YouTube Short film released on Cranbrook’s Salt Lakes

Birds on the Edge:  WA’s Cranbrook Community Helping Threatened Shorebirds Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DwO5s3XWM8c The Salt Lakes around Cranbrook, north of the iconic Stirling Range National Park, are one of WA’s hidden treasures. This 7minute You Tube film shows how the Cranbrook community and landholders are taking action to conserve these lakes, for the benefit of their […]

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Zero Waste Christmas

Make this Christmas sustainable with Green Skills! Would you like to reduce your impact and waste this festive season but need some inspiration? Come along to our low cost workshop and have a play with fun ideas for homemade, local and creative ways to use less and stress less. Join us for a fun Friday […]

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