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Member Group Spotlight: Rising Tide

June 26, 2024

Rising Tide is building the biggest civil disobedience action for climate in Australian history - will you join us? My name is Zack - I’m a law student from Newcastle and a full-time organiser with Rising Tide Sydney. My job: get 10,000 people to...

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A Wet and Wild 2024 NCC Regional Conference

June 24, 2024

A cold and very wet weekend didn’t stop over 100 people attending the Hunter Central Coast NCC Regional Conference on the first weekend in June. We had a full house at the Glenrock Scout Camp where the conference was held on Awabakal Country in...

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Member Group Spotlight: Renewable Cobargo

May 27, 2024

What would be possible if we all came together to design a renewable energy future for Cobargo and the surrounding region?  Cobargo is on the long road to recovery from the devastating impacts of the 2019-2020 bushfires. The main street rebuild is prioritising resilience...

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Member Group Spotlight: Murrumbidgee Field Naturalists Inc.

April 22, 2024

The Murrumbidgee Field Naturalists Inc. (MFN) formed in 1994 in Leeton by an enthusiastic group who set a pattern of an informal meeting, field trip and newsletter each month from the outset, which still endures today. The group included members from nearby Narrandera and in...

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Scorecard: 1 year of government

April 03, 2024

28th March 2024  Overall: Positive environmental reform is again underway in NSW, but in order to address the urgent threats facing nature and the climate, we need to lift our game.   Taking action on climate change  Passage of a Climate Change Act with...

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Member Group Spotlight: Tweed Water Alliance Inc.

March 25, 2024

When was your group formed and why?   Tweed Water Alliance Inc was formed in early 2017 in response to four water extraction for bottling operations in the Tweed Shire. We call this ‘water mining’ as a campaigning tool and our activities ramped up in...

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Member Group Spotlight: Manyana Matters

February 26, 2024

When was your group formed and why?   Manyana Matters was started by a group of locals as a Facebook group in 2018, focusing on environmental issues.  The Manyana Matters Environmental Association incorporated early in 2020, when, immediately following the Black Summers bushfires, a developer...

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EPA mandates night surveys for gliders but changes don't go far enough

February 21, 2024

February 20th, 2024 A huge thank you to the thousands of people who have supported our campaign to protect the greater glider.  After sustained pressure, the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has backed down on their attempts to scrap survey requirements for greater gliders. They have...

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Member Group Spotlight: North Coast Environment Council Inc

January 30, 2024

  When was your group formed and why? The North Coast Environment Council formed in 1986, in response to the growing need to cooperate between all the smaller environment centres and groups to regional issues. A decade later we had 44 member groups showing...

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Member Group Spotlight: WEPA - Willoughby Environmental Protection Association

December 21, 2023

WEPA - the Willoughby Environmental Protection Association, is a community strong organisation committed to preserving Willoughby's natural heritage, protecting local bushland and wildlife and mitigating the impacts of pollution. While their primary interest is the City of Willoughby on Sydney’s North Shore, WEPA members...

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