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 [...]

6 09, 2016

CERES Community Environment Park – finalist in the Premier’s Sustainability Awards 2016

By | 2016-11-10T10:30:19+00:00 September 6th, 2016|CERES Education|0 Comments

We are excited to announce that CERES Community Environment Park has been selected as a finalist in the Education category for this year's Premier's Sustainability Awards for our program CERES Education and Training: Teaching all Generations for Future Generations. Sustainability Victoria Chief Executive Stan Krpan congratulated the CERES team for our great work in reducing [...]

24 08, 2016

A case for funding Sustainability Coordinators in schools

By | 2016-11-10T10:30:19+00:00 August 24th, 2016|CERES Education, CERES Outreach, Sustainable Schools|0 Comments

Schools can be well placed to provide a learning environment for educating the next generation of sustainable leaders. What sustainability looks like at each school is of differing kinds and degrees but based on the elements of the ResourceSmart Schools program model, a main contributor to engaging the school community in sustainability is an emphasis [...]

25 11, 2015

Our 2015 Annual Report

By | 2016-11-10T10:30:25+00:00 November 25th, 2015|Around Site|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 hand we are simply reporting on the financial position of the organisation and thanking our community for their continuing hard [...]

17 11, 2015

Let’s stop and smell the roses

By | 2016-11-10T10:30:25+00:00 November 17th, 2015|CERES Education|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 “Earth-nerd”. I love learning of the different ways that species can connect with each other, how our bodies work and [...]