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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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A visit to Perup Nature’s Guesthouse, near Boyup Brook

A visit to Perup – A special place to see threatened native fauna Between 9 and 11 November I joined in an event organised by GreenTeach, an environmental education group based in Bunbury – for a delightful weekend at Perup- Nature’s Guest House. https\://www.perupnaturesguesthouse.com.au/ Surrounded by the 56,000 hectare Tone-Perup Nature Reserve south of Boyup […]

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Sustainable Christmas Expo – Sewing with Scraps

Sustainable Christmas Expo – Sewing with Scraps

The countdown to Christmas is on! Come see us at the City of Cockburn’s Sustainable Christmas Expo on November 25th. We will be holding our ‘Sewing with Scraps’ workshop with sewing recycler extraordinaire, Jude Ludlam. Learn how to create beautiful one-of-a-kind Christmas gifts and decorations using fabric scraps and old clothes. This workshop is being […]

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Spotlight on Cranbrook’s Salt Lakes

On Thursday 25th October 2018, Green Skills and Gillamii Centre held a wetland citizen Science day on three special salt lakes near Cranbrook. Geraldine and Steve Janicke, aquatic ecologists, carried out water and invertebrate fauna monitoring of the lakes with the keen interests of a class from Cranbrook School. Three lakes in the North Stirlings […]

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