Bulk food stores for bulky savings

Monday, 2 March 2015

They might not be as prolific or convenient as the big supermarket chains, but buying from bulk stores means you’re not only helping to reduce plastic packaging, you’ll save yourself money too.


Instant expert: Microplastics

Wednesday, 21 January 2015

Getting into the nitty-gritty of a tiny additive, that is having catastrophic consequences.

Give Frank a Break

Monday, 3 November 2014

The Australian Marine Conservation Society has joined forces with comedian Frank Woodley to take on the ocean's biggest killer.

With his true comic genius Frank sets out to catch a fish, but his catch is no laughing matter...

For more info about how you can help Give Frank a Break, visit: www.marineconservation.org.au/pages/give-frank-a-break.html

Spirit of the ocean – A short film from Hawaii

Wednesday, 22 January 2014

Mana Kai means "spirit of the ocean" in Hawaiian. This is a short film exploring the relationship of humans and the ocean, and banning plastic bags. It just premiered at The Environmental International Film Festival of Barcelona (FiCMA). www.manakaifilms.com


Deep sea dame

Monday, 27 August 2012

Few scientists have managed to communicate the wonders of their work – but humble Sylvia Earle's passion & drive for deep adventures inspires.

Whales & dolphins in the gutter?

Tuesday, 27 September 2011

Earlier this year for Keep Australia Beautiful week, a little stunt was performed to remind people of the intrinsic link between our cities storm water drains and our oceans and beautiful waterways.

What people don't know is that any litter dropped on the street, will inevitably end up going down a storm water drain and will eventually reach the ocean.


Instant Expert: Ocean acidification

Monday, 22 August 2011

A wave of devastation for marine life.

State of the oceans revealed

Monday, 27 June 2011

The International Programme on the State of the Ocean (IPSO) was established by scientists with the aim of saving the Earth and all life on it.

Plastic bag

Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Friday, 11 February 2011

All you need to know about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

Bag it

Free Film Night with Tim Silverwood

20 January

Renowned Australian environmentalist Tim Silverwood is giving a talk on his recent expedition to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. He will discuss the consequences of plastic pollution in our oceans and also present the award-winning documentary Bag It. Includes light refreshments.

Where: Civic Centre, Council Chambers, 725 Pittwater Rd, Dee Why, NSW.
When: 6:45pm, Friday 20 January, 2012.
Cost: Admission is free, but bookings are recommended.
Click here for more information.

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