14 09, 2017

Ecohouse Does Sustainable House Day

By | 2017-09-14T14:24:29+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Around Site, CERES Education, Energy|0 Comments

By Luke Wakeling, CERES Science Communications Intern On Sunday the 17th of September 2017, Australia celebrates Sustainable House Day. The CERES EcoHouse will again be part of this day, between 11am and 3pm, with support from Moreland Energy Foundation (MEFL) staff. Our homes shape our habits, and on this day we recognise the important [...]

18 10, 2016

Meeting the Herb Whisperer: Permaculture Principles and Chinese Traditional Medicine

By | 2016-11-10T10:30:18+00:00 October 18th, 2016|CERES Global, China|1 Comment

“Nowadays, the modern medical model is changing. It is gradually shifting from its original medical model of biomedicine into a physiological–psychological–sociological–medical model, which emphasizes that the people, the natural environment, ecological conditions and society are all aspects of a united whole.” (Liu and Liu, 2009, p. vii). Cultivating a holistic environmental politics and regenerative sustainability [...]

10 05, 2016

CERES Food Producer Incubator Program

By | 2016-11-10T10:30:23+00:00 May 10th, 2016|CERES Education, Food Producer Incubator|2 Comments

CERES Education and Training have launched a new training program called The Food Producer Incubator, offering multi-layered expertise, training and support to people from migrant backgrounds interested in food and selling the food they make. The aim of the project is to provide access to an alternative education and training model in hospitality, improving pathways to [...]

9 05, 2016

Top Educators honoured by Environment Education Victoria

By | 2016-11-10T10:30:23+00:00 May 9th, 2016|CERES Outreach, Sustainable Schools|0 Comments

Four outstanding educators have been recognised for their exemplary contribution in the Environmental Educator of the Year Awards from Environment Education Victoria (EEV). EEV is the professional association for environmental and sustainability educators in Victoria. Jane Burns and Julie Wynne were named joint Victorian Environmental Educators of the Year at the awards ceremony on Friday [...]

24 02, 2016

Support our Housing Project Team in India

By | 2016-11-10T10:30:24+00:00 February 24th, 2016|CERES Global, India|0 Comments

The CERES Global team are raising funds to help send some of the team over to Jamnya in March. The Start Some good campaign is now live so follow the links and donate a few dollars to support the team! Click here or go to the fundraising page: https://startsomegood.com/jamnya About the Project In 2012 CERES [...]

22 10, 2013

The ocean is broken

By | 2017-04-06T14:06:57+00:00 October 22nd, 2013|Around Site|0 Comments

Lying in bed checking Facebook as I seem to do too often these days, I was absolutely horrified to read this. An Australian yachtsman voyaged from Melbourne to Osaka to San Franciso a few months ago and discovered there were almost no fish in the ocean for the whole journey, consequently no birds and a [...]