New Year health priorities

Thursday, 9 January 2014

Answer six simple questions posed by wellbeing expert Jan McLeod to help your New Year health kick last all year.


Climate science update

Thursday, 9 January 2014

The latest science is more certain than ever that we’re causing climate change.


DIY herb wreath

Tuesday, 17 December 2013

Make your home smell like fresh herbs with this truly seasonal holiday decoration.


Being fish-friendly

Monday, 16 December 2013

Many supermarkets are now offering an array of ‘sustainably sourced’ seafood but are they as fish-friendly as you think?

Bold Bhutan

Thursday, 12 December 2013

With a recent pledge to be the first country to become 100 per cent organic, Bhutan shows the world that money certainly isn’t the only measure of success and happiness.

Heron Island

An aquatic haven

Thursday, 12 December 2013

Within the Great Barrier Reef lies Heron Island, a sanctuary for the teeming wildlife of the surrounding waters.

Underwater Gardens

Underwater gardens

Thursday, 5 December 2013

This underwater vegie is gaining momentum as an alternative to seafood.

DIY dip stand

How to make a stand for dips

Thursday, 5 December 2013

This DIY project uses up-cycled materials to create a unique, beautiful and practical tiered stand for sharing healthy dips with family and friends – the perfect project before a party or social gathering.

Fair@Square Fair-trade+Ethical Festival 2013


30 November - 2 December, 2013

Each year Melbourne's Federation Square is transformed into Australia's Biggest Fair Trade and Ethical Festival showcasing some of Australia's most socially conscious businesses to an audience of over 80,000 in 2012.

Entry is free, and visitors will be treated to a fabulous variety of entertainment, including live musical acts, fashion shows, interactive presentations, lifestyle workshops such children's activities and shopping opportunities. This year, Moral Fairground and Australian Ethical will be launching the Ethical Enterprise Award for the company or organisation that has made the largest positive social and economic impact in a community using innovative ethical trade practices. The winner will be announced the day before fair@square and will receive a award package including an annual advertising package of $6,000 and a free space at the festival. Applications close 30th of September 2013. Click here if your business would like to enter.

Where: Federation Square, Flinders St, Melbourne, Victoria.
When: 11am - 6pm, Nov 30 - December 1, 2013.
Click here for more information.


Ethical cookware

Thursday, 28 November 2013

We strive to source truly clean food for our plates, but when it comes to cooking that produce in our cookware, is it a case of out of the frypan and into the fire? Welcome to our guide to healthy and sustainable cookware.

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