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Green Skills holds Porongurup Eco Art Weekend

Between the 9th and 11th February 2018, Green Skills  held a “Seeing Like an Eagle” eco art and photographic weekend at the Porongurup in conjunction with the Friends of The Porongurup group. The weekend had input from artist Nikki Green (nikkigreen.com.au) and environmentalist Basil Schur and had a focus on the Ranges Link which forms […]

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Perth Sustainability Workshops

MYO Beeswax Wraps Beeswax wraps are a natural and compostable alternative to plastic cling wrap. In this workshop, participants learn how to make these beautiful, reusable food wraps. Each participant will come away with 3 beeswax wraps. And the skills to make plenty more!   Nappies for Newborns Cloth nappies have been updated! Discover Modern Cloth Nappies for newborns […]

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Denmark Men’s Shed helps repair Denmark Wetland bird hide

  Wed 31st January 2018 The Denmark Men’s Shed has helped repair and maintain a bird hide at the Green Skills’ Denmark Wetland Centre, Green Skills with help from the Denmark Men’s Shed have  just completed an upgrade to the  Bird Hide ( also called the Ornitarium) including replacing a section of the floor and […]

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Seeing Like an Eagle Eco Art Workshops in 2018

  Eco-Art Workshops in 2018 Friday 19th, 2pm to Sunday 21st, 2pm January, 2018 * Join award winning Noongar artist and Aboriginal Elder, Joey Williams of Poornarti Aboriginal Tours, at the Poornarti Art Studio in Denmark. * Enjoy a focus on local rivers (Kwoorabup/Hay) and the Wilson Inlet area, as we co-create two aerial perspective […]

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International Day of People with Disability 2017

International Day of People with Disability 2017

What a great way to celebrate International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) 2017!  The theme for this year’s IDPwD could have been written just for Green Skills: “transformation towards sustainable and resilient society for all”. How fabulous to be invited by the City of Melville to deliver one of our nature-based programs for people with disability, […]

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Birds of Prey Day: Activities for People Living with Disability

Birds of Prey Day: Activities for People Living with Disability

On Thursday, 16th November about 30 clients and carers at SMP Disability and Support Services in Spearwood enjoyed a Birds of Prey workshop presented by Yvonne Sitko, owner and operator of WA Birds of Prey. Yvonne introduced five birds to the group including a Barn Owl, Boobook Owl, Falcon and Wedge-tailed Eagle. Everyone had a […]

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