Rainwater tanks and greywater systems are no longer covered by the federal government National Rainwater and Greywater Initiative.
Australians consume over 3.5 billion eggs every year, with nearly 80 per cent of them coming from intensive battery farms. Now, you can watch live and unedited footage of happy free-range chooks to make sure that it’s up to the standards you demand.
In a week of major developments, Australia has moved far closer to a national phase out of phosphates in laundry detergents.
New research validates the huge environmental impact of food waste – with twice as much water wasted as uneaten food than water used in the average household in the UK.
The current April/May issue of G magazine is now available to download as a digital version from Magshop’s iPad store – giving G readers even more options to be environmentally friendly.
A record 134 countries and territories participated in the 2011 Earth Hour event on Saturday 26 March. Conceived in Australia five years ago, the event has become the largest voluntary action to be observed for the environment.
The first Garage Sale Trail held last year in Sydney beachside suburb Bondi saw more than 125 garage sales – this year it’s going national! Register and name your garage sale, or check out where sales are happening near you on April 10.
Premier of Western Australia, Colin Barnett, looks likely to approve a refinery and industrial port for liquid natural gas at James Price Point, just north of Broome in the Kimberley.
Project Borneo is looking for ten adventurous, passionate and courageous leaders (aged 18 - 35) to feature in a 3D film and a six part TV series.
One of Australia's biggest pork producers, Westpork, is facing over 30 charges of alleged animal cruelty. This is the second time the piggery, based north of Perth, has been charged under the Animal Welfare Act 2002.