Thursday, February 29, 2024

Sustainability

Bathers Way stabilisation works begin

NSW, NEWCASTLE Specialist contractors have today begun final work to stabilise a section of cliff face located to the south of Bathers Way at South...

Kiama council completes creek restoration

Kiama Municipal Council has completed work to repair bank erosion along Blue Angle Creek, behind Seven Mile Beach. The southern bank of Blue Angle Creek,...

New waste solution funding opens

Round 2 of the Local Government Waste Solutions Fund (LGWS), supporting councils to undertake transformative waste and recycling projects to help minimise waste and establish a...

Snowy Monaro ploughs garage sale trail success

Local residents have turned unwanted items into cash during Snowy Monaro Regional Council’s annual Garage Sale Trail, with more than $30,000 in local sales...

Redland council names newest koala ambassadors

Redland City Council’s ‘Name a koala joey’ competition has resulted in the three newest ambassador koalas on Birkdale Community Precinct being named 'Luna', 'Fluffnut'...

Scenic Rim making vegetation clean-up progress

Scenic Rim Regional Council says major progress is being made in the collection of disaster-related vegetation at Tamborine and Tamborine Mountain following the severe...

Gympie illegal dumping crackdown pays off

Gympie Regional Council says a crackdown on illegal dumping has led to the clean-up of 125,800 litres of rubbish from 23 sites across the...

Switch to solar makes reel difference at anglers club

NSW/SUTHERLAND SHIRE St George and Sutherland Shire Anglers Club is now 100% solar powered, marking a significant milestone in Sutherland Shire Council's transition to renewable...

New Hobart bird walk guide takes flight

Birdlife Tasmania has published a comprehensive guide to Hobart's best bird walks, thanks to a City of Hobart Council funding grant. "BirdLife Tasmania is very...

Logan deploys new weed killing technology

Logan City Council has deployed a state-of-the-art sensor to detect and kill pavement weeds. Council says that previously, it took up to a year for...

Govt approves mega wind project for NSW

The Federal Government has approved one of the largest clean energy projects in the country, with the 1,500 megawatt Yanco Delta Wind farm set...

Byron Shire to clean up Brunswick Heads

NSW Byron Shire Council will partner with Positive Change for Marine Life for a clean-up in Brunswick Heads as part of this year’s Clean Up...

Shoalhaven trials virtual wildlife protection fence

Shoalhaven City Council has installed virtual fencing to reduce animal and vehicle collisions in Bawley Point as part of a 12-month trial. The trial is...

Treasured tree poisoned at Hat Head

Kempsey Shire Council has today reported that a much-loved local Ghost Gum at Hat Head has been poisoned. In a brief statement, the Council said...

Moonee Valley greening easy as 1, 2, 3

Victoria's Moonee Valley City Council is leading the charge to plant more trees in the west, with the launch of its One, Two, Tree...