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How to convince your apartment strata to go solar
Making Australia’s freestanding homes greener is mainly a matter of time and money, but for apartment dwellers the process is more complex

Sally Dillon

17, Nov, 2021 @4:30 PM

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‘Good ideas, good work and good luck’: Australian grassroots campaigners on how they got it done
From town hall meetings to QR codes and crowdfunding, three environmental campaigners share the practical tips that helped make their work effective

Sally Dillon

24, Sep, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Teaching consent to children: 'The joke is where it starts and rape is where it ends'
How do we ensure children and teens know about consent? Here’s a guide to changing the culture early to prevent sexual assault

Sally Dillon

20, Mar, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Australian e-scooters' bumpy ride: 'Like when automobiles appeared on streets filled with horses'
The popularity of personal mobility devices is surging – as is public opposition to their use

Sally Dillon

14, Mar, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Cutting waste: how a salon recycles 65 bags of hair
Australia’s hairdressers are getting serious about recycling, using clippings for compost, turning bottles into eyewear, and keeping bleach out of the drain

Sally Dillon

06, Dec, 2020 @4:30 PM

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Women, politics and boys' clubs: 'When women get organised, watch out'
Again there are widespread calls for gender equality in government. Around Australia organisations are paving the pathways for women to get elected

Sally Dillon

21, Nov, 2020 @7:00 PM

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How to grow a verge garden: 'Since I've been doing my gardening, I know half the street'
Transforming underutilised urban spaces into productive or beautiful gardens has a host of benefits

Sally Dillon

12, Nov, 2020 @4:30 PM

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Want a bicycle by Christmas? 'If you leave it till December there will be no stock'
Australians are usually able to walk into a store on Christmas eve and walk out wheeling a bike – but that’s certainly not the case this year

Sally Dillon

18, Oct, 2020 @11:00 PM

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BYO: council blames wharf dispute for the great Brisbane dog poo bag shortage
Bag dispensers at 150 parks throughout the city have been left empty, but manufacturers say local supplies are available

Sally Dillon

10, Oct, 2020 @10:23 PM

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'The kids are loving it – they’re doing TikToks on the creek': how Covid is rewriting travel bucket lists
Locked out of other states and shut off from the world, Australians are swapping Rome for Roma (in outback Queensland) and rethinking the ways they holiday

Sally Dillon

28, Sep, 2020 @4:45 AM

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