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CERES Environment Park Blog

2001, 2016

Climate Change – Could you live without coffee?

By |January 20th, 2016|Categories: CERES Education|1 Comment

Like many, coffee is a big part of my daily routine. I start the day with coffee, have at least one during the day and I’m sometimes guilty of having one before bed. It’s hard [...]

812, 2015

Educating 5Star sustainable schools from the ground up

By |December 8th, 2015|Categories: CERES Outreach, PPP, Sustainable Schools|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

CERES Education Outreach team is excited to be part of a new project which will see the delivery of 15 new schools in Victoria. This will be the largest new school building project in the [...]

312, 2015

The Story of the Sacred Kingfisher

By |December 3rd, 2015|Categories: Around Site, Events|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Cultivation – cherishing the ground – involves sacred address as much as it does the regime of hoe and plow. --  Freya Matthews Last week I had the honour of helping carry our gorgeous Sacred [...]

2611, 2015

Market & Grocery to receive a renovation

By |November 26th, 2015|Categories: Around Site, Organic Market & Grocery|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The CERES Organic Market and Grocery will be closing for a much needed and long awaited renovation on the 24th of December 2015. In it's place will be a Pop Up shop situated near the [...]

2511, 2015

Our 2015 Annual Report

By |November 25th, 2015|Categories: Around Site|Tags: , |0 Comments

I like compiling the Annual Report for CERES each year (really) as it's a great chance to reflect on all the amazing achievements of the past twelve months by all areas of CERES. On one [...]

2411, 2015

CERES goes to the People’s Climate March

By |November 24th, 2015|Categories: Events|Tags: |0 Comments

On the last weekend of November, will you help create the biggest climate march the world has ever seen? As our world leaders meet in Paris for the United Nations climate summit, we will gather [...]

1711, 2015

Let’s stop and smell the roses

By |November 17th, 2015|Categories: CERES Education|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Did you know, that despite not having noses, male moths can detect a female’s scent from up to 11 kilometres away using their antennae? How amazing the world around us is! I am a self-confessed [...]

611, 2015

Precious cargo

By |November 6th, 2015|Categories: Nursery|2 Comments

Last week a nursery customer found this little friend on our avocado trees, sheltering under a leaf. We get stock sent from northern Australia and this tiny tree frog had unwittingly hitchhiked. Apparently 6000-8000 frogs [...]

1610, 2015

What’s up, ladybug?

By |October 16th, 2015|Categories: Nursery|0 Comments

A few weeks ago I noticed these two lovely ladybirds on my celery leaves. They were there for a reason; I had a thriving population of aphids underneath the glossy leaves and ladybirds and their [...]

3009, 2015

Cafe update

By |September 30th, 2015|Categories: Around Site, Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

CERES’ Board update on the Association’s actions to redevelop the café site within the village precinct of the park. In July 2013, the CERES Board took the decision to close the café and redevelop the [...]