6 06, 2017

Working to reduce base load power demand

By | 2017-06-06T15:30:44+00:00 June 6th, 2017|Around Site, Energy|0 Comments

The energy audit funded by Sustainability Victoria is well on its way. http://www.sustainability.vic.gov.au/services-and-advice/business/energy-and-materials-efficiency-for-business/boosting-productivity/energy-assessment-grants The auditors visited us today to check on preliminary findings and to look at thermal leakage of our many refrigeration units. You can see the thermal camera being used in the Grocery cool room located in the turnaround. Information about the [...]

6 06, 2017

Cretan Brotherhood – New Entrance

By | 2017-06-06T15:34:40+00:00 June 6th, 2017|Around Site|0 Comments

BIG BEN - Blazing trails, no matter where he goes! On the morning of May 4 2017, even before the site team had completed the final sweep of the path, our very own Ben Walta made the initial steps over the threshold of the long awaited new entry to the Cretan Brotherhood (CERES overflow) [...]

18 05, 2017

A Sense of Community for the Hard of Hearing

By | 2017-05-18T13:09:38+00:00 May 18th, 2017|CERES Courses, CERES Education|0 Comments

CERES is an all-inclusive community that has always been welcoming to everyone – including those who are deaf or hard of hearing. We specialise in tailored programs for marginalised groups such as people with a disability, asylum seekers, new migrants, youth at risk and the under and unemployed. We aim to build resilience and [...]

12 05, 2017

A brighter green future

By | 2017-05-12T12:16:38+00:00 May 12th, 2017|CERES Outreach|0 Comments

The future is bright for green jobs with skills sets such as biofuels research, wave energy producers, solar cell technicians, next generation battery engineering, plant genomics, wind energy workers, and urban food growers to name a few jobs among the estimated 15 – 60 million green jobs that may be on the horizon. If [...]

11 05, 2017

History Of The Arnhem Weaver’s Workshops & Why We Travel There Two Times A Year

By | 2017-05-11T12:56:43+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Arnhem Land, CERES Global|0 Comments

In the far north of Australia, there is a vast tract of Aboriginal owned land called Arnhem Land. It covers hundreds of kms of coast, small islands and large tracts of sub-tropical Savanna woodlands. Here live the Yolŋu people. Not far from the coast in almost the very centre of Arnhem Land there is [...]

10 04, 2017

Feature Changes Around the Park

By | 2017-04-10T16:35:26+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Around Site|0 Comments

This month, along with all our usual maintenance work across the site, we completed four improvements across the park that our visitors might appreciate.  1. Namalata Willem Approximately two years ago I met with some of our Education Team regarding the much loved area behind Namalata Willem (Indigenous Teaching Shelter). Our Indigenous Educator Jida Gulpilil [...]

6 04, 2017

The Great Turning

By | 2017-06-07T16:30:53+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Around Site, Spiritual Ecology|0 Comments

In Melbourne this week the turning of the season has properly arrived with cool nights, shorter days and the dreaded turning back of clocks. If you were lucky you might have escaped the city and seen a basking wombat, which is what this season is famous for according to the Kulin People. This little [...]