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Tag: Environment

Beresfield group switches on Australia’s largest rooftop solar system

A Beresfield company has created Australia’s largest PV solar system – featuring 27,000 panels spread across eight hectares of rooftop in NSW

Soaking puts Hunter Wetlands Centre in full feather

"Rain, rain go away" - unless you want to witness the lushness and new birdlife at the Hunter Wetlands Centre.

Residents keen to protect Valentine… and the planet

The Valentine Sustainable Neighbourhood Group will host a Community Gathering at the Progress Association Hall this month.

Prince William urges people to help repair planet

Prince William will call for society to "unite in repairing our planet" at the first awards ceremony for his environmental prize.

Newcastle recycling project to ease environmental pressures

The federal and New South Wales governments have announced 22 new recycling projects across metropolitan and regional NSW.

Applications now open for community sponsorships

Locals delivering sustainable outcomes for the thriving communities surrounding the Port of Newcastle are encouraged to apply for funding through its annual Your Port, Our Community sponsorship program. Worth up to $6,000, the...

Hunter drenched in wettest March in 120 years

March 2021 could be remembered as ‘the big wet’ in future annals. After multiple days of persistent, heavy rainfall between March 17 and 26, much of the state was experiencing record flooding. By Wednesday...

Environmental issues covered in May Movie Month

The lethal long-term effects of releasing helium balloons into the air for weddings and other events is one of the burning topics covered in a series of free documentaries presented as part...