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27 06, 2019

CERES Playspace: Consultation update

By | 2019-06-27T13:27:30+00:00 June 27th, 2019|Around Site, Community Groups|0 Comments

by Joana Montalvo  CERES Playspace Communications volunteer CERES is a place where people come together to share and enact ideas about living well together. We believe a vital part of living and learning well together is the opportunity for creative expression and play. Since late last year we have been going through a proactive and meaningful [...]

12 06, 2019

Sustainable Fashion in India

By | 2019-06-13T10:48:23+00:00 June 12th, 2019|CERES Global, India|0 Comments

by Saffron Scott  CERES Global intern Australia is the second largest consumer of new textiles in the world. This mass consumption contributes to 500,000 tonnes of discarded clothing making its way into landfill every year. Most of the clothing that’s being discarded is made of synthetic and petroleum-based materials, meaning they will take thousands of [...]

6 12, 2018

Science Corner Edition 3

By | 2019-11-11T15:43:14+00:00 December 6th, 2018|CERES Education|0 Comments

Ever had a burning science question that felt too silly to say out loud, or that lead you down a Wikipedia hole? CERES Energy Education Coordinator Tom Lang wants to answer it! Send your "how does that work?" question to sciencecorner@ceres.org.au and Tom will put his brains to work to find out. [...]

4 12, 2018

UPDATE REPORT: VCAT hearing regarding permit application for 269 Stewart Street

By | 2018-12-04T09:50:38+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Board Updates|0 Comments

By Rod Duncan, CERES Board Member and Pro bono planning advisor to CERES in this matter. -- We spent five days at VCAT last week advocating CERES’ concerns about this proposal. The plans had been modified slightly from the plans that were advertised and to which we formally objected, but the significant parameters remain [...]

7 09, 2018

Science Corner Edition 2

By | 2019-11-11T15:44:39+00:00 September 7th, 2018|CERES Education, Energy|0 Comments

Ever had a burning science question that felt too silly to say out loud, or that lead you down a Wikipedia hole? CERES Energy Education Coordinator Tom Lang wants to answer it! Send your "how does that work?" question to sciencecorner@ceres.org.au and Tom will put his brains to work to find out. Here's Tom: [...]

15 08, 2018

Meditation Garden Working Bee #2

By | 2018-08-24T17:30:17+00:00 August 15th, 2018|Community Groups, Spiritual Ecology|0 Comments

It was a clear, crisp morning on Saturday the 4th of August, the silver wattles in full bloom and the resident magpies were building their nests in the trees above the worksite of the Meditation Garden. We milled about and whispered while the Melbourne Zen group practiced their weekly Saturday morning meditation inside the CERES learning [...]

10 08, 2018

A story of a toilet brush

By | 2018-08-13T15:27:05+00:00 August 10th, 2018|Plastic Free July|1 Comment

By Lauren Kaszubski It’s a week into August, post my Plastic Free July challenge, and I have begun to reflect on my experience. Overall, I really enjoyed my plastic-free month; although, it wasn't entirely plastic-free – there were some slip-ups, a ski holiday, and visiting guests that brought some plastic into the month of July. I tried not [...]

9 08, 2018

CERES’ new electric vehicle

By | 2018-08-13T15:26:48+00:00 August 9th, 2018|Community Groups, Energy|0 Comments

CERES had a very famous electric vehicle for its use up until recently. Our Citroen Belingo was the first electric car conversion road registered in Australia. In its day it was pioneering technology and enthusiastically built by talented volunteers from the community with backing from like minded organisations (Donkey Wheel, Swinburne University). It's CERES' [...]