It is all too easy to feel that the world's problems are so big that you cannot make a difference. It's crucial that we have a sense of 'working together' on this most important challenge, to live sustainably. We need to nurture and deepen our relationships with others and fire up our compassion toward those in need, the young and future generations of living creatures on this planet. Through these relationships, we will learn together, act together and kick environmental goals together. The sense of common purpose and achievement we will gain will provide essential fuel for the journey. So how can we nurture our compassion and engagement so as to contribute?
Keeping our fragile coastal ecosystems healthy and vibrant preserves the unique natural beauty of Australia. more »
Our water practices over the past 200 years have brought many of our waterways to their knees. Help restore our rivers, lakes and estuaries. more »
Community groups are planting seedlings and revegetating our lost native bushes and grasslands. Why not join a group and do your bit for the environment? more »
Pets give us company, affection and love. But with ownership comes responsibility; to care and nurture them and to minimise their impact on the environment. more »
Understanding, appreciation and respect for indigenous Australians and their cultural beliefs and values is a critical part of moving forward as a society. more »
Community groups are helping to rehabilitate weed choked native vegetation, enabling it to regenerate and thus, restoring native biodiversity. Find your local group and lend a ... more »