CALL FOR FRENSHAM SCHOOL’S BUSH CABINS TO BE SCRAPPED

CALL FOR FRENSHAM SCHOOL’S BUSH CABINS TO BE SCRAPPED

Leading environment experts and leaders in the Southern Highlands are calling on the Frensham Board of Governors to abandon its DA for bush cabins in the critically endangered community in the Lower Holt.   Representative of Australian Wildlife Society, Wildlife carers, Bushcare groups, Wombatised, Birdlife Southern Highlands, WinZero and Australian Native Plants Society,  amongst others. signed an Open Letter addressed to the Frensham Board of Governors.
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CHAIR OF WINZERO RESPONDS TO IPCC REPORT

Bowral, Mittagong, Moss Vale, and all of Wingecarribee shire is certain to feel the effects of climate change more intensely in the coming years. 
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Passing the torch, and coming of age.

Passing the torch, and coming of age.

Southern Highlands, NSW, August 6th 2020. Sometimes an idea is ahead of its time. But when BP announces it’s going to reduce oil production by 40%, pour billions into clean energy and its share price goes up by 8% - then sustainability is no longer part of the fringe. It’s mainstream economics. The decision was …

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Council on board with net-zero emissions

Last night, Wingecarribee Shire Council resolved to establish a Climate Change Advisory Panel to help guide the local community in pursuit of net-zero CO2 emissions.  The resolution also contained provisions to consider funding implications of the recently declared 'Climate Emergency'.
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WinZero – A Loud and Clear Voice for Sustainability

WinZero – A Loud and Clear Voice for Sustainability

Before the pandemic but still in the haze of bushfires, members of the local community demonstrated concern for the environment in greater numbers than ever before. A full house at Bowral Town Hall for the Climate Forum, was followed months later by a Climate Emergency March, through Bowral in sweltering heat.  Acknowledging their concern, the …

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