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I saw this promotion at a certain bank in the city the other night and had to take a photo. Awareness raising and education is important, and yes, I know most people need bright colour to take...
The organisation is urging the Government to legislate basic living standards for rental properties. VCOSS volunteers visited 116 rental properties advertised in newspapers throughout Melbourne and...
I was intrigued to find this solar powered table made by Intelligent Forms Design. It can be used to power personal devices such as laptops, ipods and the like. The wheels mean it is easily portable...
How to help (featured in The Examiner 12/2) LIZ TILLEY How to help (featured in The Examiner 12/2) LIZ TILLEY A Victorian bushfire victim surveys the damage. Canberra...
Further to Chris' article on living in small spaces, I came across the website of David Michael Bruno and his 100 Thing Challenge. In November 2008, David pledged to live for one year with only...
I received an email recently about the Buy Nothing Christmas campaign. Buy Nothing Christmas is a national initiative started by Canadian Mennonites who offer a prophetic "no" to the...
Or indeed the Internet? Most of us browse the web and utilize the Internet on a frequent basis (you're here aren't you?) without really questioning the implications of doing so, here's an...
Fermenting Revolution (How to drink beer and save the world) Christopher Mark O'Brien I love Beer for many reasons, but especially because I love the way I can travel around the world and...
I thought I’d get in early with a list for 2013. The problem lies with the definition of hot. So forgive the meanderings between what’s hot and what’s not. It all depends on where...
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I was intrigued to hear about a book where the author (artist and writer Kate Bingham Burt) undertakes to document through drawing her daily purchases over a three year period. Obsessive Compulsion...