FIVE SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES TO KEEP YOU OUT OF THE SUN

FIVE SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES TO KEEP YOU OUT OF THE SUN 1. Work up a sweat You've probably noticed that bouldering gyms are currently kind of a big deal. With fans whirring, music pumping, and coffee machines grinding, indoor rock climbing is a fun way to keep active (and avoid sunburn!) over summer. There [...]

2019-01-09T03:50:47+00:000 Comments

SIX ECO-FRIENDLY NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS THAT YOU CAN ACTUALLY KEEP

SIX ECO-FRIENDLY RESOLUTIONS THAT WILL ACTUALLY STICK Often we make New Year's resolutions that are all about ourselves - "I'm going to get a better job! I'm going to lose 10kg!" This year, why not make some eco-friendly resolutions that will help the environment and will actually stick? 1.  Use [...]

2018-12-30T23:55:58+00:000 Comments

CASSIE DECOLLING GETS ADVENTUROUS WITH HER FILMMAKING

CASSIE DECOLLING GETS ADVENTUROUS WITH HER FILMMAKING It’s fair to say that Sir David Attenborough has had a profound impact on nature lovers, conservation and a new generation of natural history filmmakers. His influence is keenly felt by many; not in the least Melbourne based filmmaker Cassie DeColling.  When asked why [...]

2018-12-18T00:00:48+00:000 Comments

LOW WASTE GIFTS FOR AN ECO-FRIENDLY CHRISTMAS

LOW WASTE GIFTS FOR AN ECO-FRIENDLY CHRISTMAS Christmas time is nearly upon us and what’s not to love about that? Long summer days, beach time, holidays, family, food, friends and of course, gifts – So. Many. Gifts. While gift giving is a wonderful and generous tradition, it can cause much agony [...]

2018-12-12T01:54:21+00:000 Comments

FIVE OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO KEEP YOU MOVING THROUGHOUT SUMMER

FIVE OUTDOOR ADVENTURES TO KICK START YOUR SUMMER  Every Monday morning, Geraldine from marketing waits expectantly for you to recount your thrilling weekend adventures. Hilly hikes, crazy climbs, snowy slopes: she's impressed. But when summer hits, you find yourself repeating "I went to the beach... again!" Maybe it's time to mix things up! [...]

2018-12-05T01:04:07+00:000 Comments

TAKE ONLY PHOTOGRAPHS? SOCIAL MEDIA’S ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT

LEAVE NO TRACE: THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF SOCIAL MEDIA Do you have a favourite beach, trail, or lookout that you just can’t get enough of? Have you shared its whereabouts on Instagram or do you want it to remain a pristine hidden gem? Most of us are aware of the effect our physical presence has on the environment [...]

2018-11-19T04:43:31+00:000 Comments

EMBRACE YOUR INNER BEGINNER: tips on adventure sports for beginners

Have you ever dreamt of tackling an outdoor activity like rock climbing or trail running, only to quickly conjure up a long list of reasons why you couldn't? "I could never run an ultramarathon - I'm way too unfit!" "I'm too old to start canyoning!" "I'd love to kayak but I just don't have the time!" "Skiing seems like fun but it's [...]

2018-10-31T07:39:36+00:000 Comments

BLOODY HELL: THE MENSTRUAL CUP REVOLUTION

ZERO WASTE MENSTRUATION In general, menstruation is frustrating to deal with in everyday life. Even though tampon commercials have historically tried to convince us that having your period is synonymous with gracefully sashaying across the street in a suspiciously red dress, I think we can all recall that time your tampon [...]

2018-10-31T07:41:11+00:000 Comments