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News films highlight Cultural links to wetlands

New YouTube films highlight cultural importance of two south coast wetlands Green Skills has recently produced two short YouTube films documenting  Noongar Elders,  Carol Pettersen and  Eugene Eades, visiting  culturally significant wetlands east of Albany.The films were made by  Frank Rijavec with assistance from Margaret Robertson. The films are based on a day’s outing led […]

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Gondwana Connections Exhibition Opening & Landcare Forum held in Manjimup

On Monday 16th August, Green Skills held an  a landcare forum at the Mankimup Art Gallery to open the Gondwana Connections  Arts and Photographic exhibition. The event was co-sponsored by Gondwana Link and the Warren Catchments Council.  It provided an opportunity to show case the wonderful art and photographic work completed in recent years by […]

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Citizen Science Fauna Weekend at Balijup, near Cranbrook,WA

Green Skills just completed a productive fauna surveying weekend at Balijup farm near Cranbrook. This Green Skills and Conservation Council of WA event had 15 participants join in range of activities including Quenda (Bandicoot ) andBrush tailed possum monitoring in the Balijup eco-Sanctuary, bird surveying inside and outside the fenced Sanctuary, Phascogale monitoring on the […]

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Cloth Nappy Q & A draws a crowd

Cloth Nappy Q & A draws a crowd

Saturday June 9th – Clarkson Library was all set up for our Cloth Nappies for Newborns workshop. With nappy retailer Booty Crawl and Wanneroo’s Waste Education Officer, we wondered … how many people would come? Is anyone interested in cloth nappies? With 40 young parents and parents-to-be attending – we can safely say, ABSOLUTELY! Their questions came thick and fast. From the basic: What types […]

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Perth’s first winter seedlings are in!

Perth’s first winter seedlings are in!

The City of Kalamunda got in early, and were well prepared for this week’s impressive rainfall. Last month, our Ecojobs team of 4 spent the day augering soil, planting seedlings, and protecting them with tree guards. All that is left is to soak up the rain! We have teams planting seedlings throughout the Perth metro area from […]

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Women in Leadership – Example of a one day workshop

What to Expect The one-day Women in Leadership Workshop as part of the Symposium will provide a variety of leadership methods and tools designed to enhance and empower your personal life and participation in the sector. Regardless of our level of experience we can always learn more. Be prepared to be challenged, surprised or affirmed. […]

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