YOUth LEADing the world Nov 27th, 28th & 29th 2012

3 day Youth Leadership Congress where Youth explore local and global issues of sustainability, measure and understand their own eco-footprint and work on action plans to make change in their lives, schools and communities.

Congresses are held simultaneously, digitally linked across multiple australian and global location. YLTW is now in its 4th year set to run in 50 locations.

Wodonga is lucky enough to be a part of this fantastic opportunity for Youth to focus on global sustainability.  See the flyer  here for details on how to register for this fantastic opportunity being held at The Cube, Wodonga.

Be a part of the creation of the Wodonga Urban Landcare Network

The Wodonga Urban Landcare Network are holding a meeting at TAFEspace, 158 Lawrence Street, Wodonga on Wednesday June 27th, 2012.  6 – 9pm.   

Come along and be part of the creation of the Wodonga Urban Landcare Group click here to view the Wodonga Urban Landcare Group invitation. 

Please RSVP to Anne Stelling on anne.stelling@landcarevic.net.au  or mobile: 0428 565 195 prior to Monday June 25th, 2012

Technology Vs the World

These are dark days – literally – most of us aren’t getting much sunlight anymore.

Technology vs the World

It’s believed that Australians spend around 90 per cent of their life indoors. That may sound like a lot, but when you think about it, it makes sense. Most of us work indoors, we sleep indoors – that’s more than half our time right there!

And with the internet now a major source for shopping, socialising and entertainment, there seems to be little reason for us to venture outside. Or is there?

Recently, the Federal Government commissioned a report into the state of indoor air quality, and it’s pretty serious stuff. The CSIRO estimates that the associated impacts on human health may be costing us as much as $12 billion a year. Read more