Australia Climate 2018

Australia flag The rolling conversation about climate change in Australia Headlines ‘We’ll be voting soon’: Students take on PM over climate change https://www.smh.com.au/education/school-students-on-mass-strike-to-protest-climate-change-inaction-20181129-p50j4c.html https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/nov/26/im-striking-from-school-for-climate-change-too-save-the-world-australians-students-should-too https://www.bbc.com/news/amp/world-australia-46380418 Australia named as one of the world’s worst performers Queensland bushfires: Thousands told to flee ‘catastrophic’ threat Embedded Tweets What the kids learn at school.My @smh @theage cartoon. pic.twitter.com/elgKCcijUX — …

Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area

Photo: ccdoh1, Liffey Falls The Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area protects one of the last true wilderness regions on Earth and covers approximately 1,584,000 hectares and represents about 1/5 of the area of the island state of Tasmania. The area is formally recognized through World Heritage listing as being part of the world’s natural and cultural …

Kokatha

Indigenous Peoples The Kokatha are the traditional owners of large section of the land in the north of South Australia. This includes the land surrounding the worlds largest mine BHP Billiton’s Olympic Dam Project located at Roxby Downs. Headlines Kokatha people’s native title win a ‘long journey’ Elsewhere on the Web https://www.kokatha.com.au http://gavinwanganeenart.com.au Recommended Listening …

Alice Springs

Photo: Royston Rascals, Football Alice Springs is a community of thirty thousand people. Alice Springs Government Alice Desert Festival Solar Center rural/content/2012/s3620832.htm http://www.tjanpi.com.au – Facebook – @Tjanpi Alice Springs: the capital of remote Australia Headlines http://www.ntnews.com.au/lifestyle/weekend-escapes-from-alice-springs/news-story/369631f09d2b149cf0735cd56f0ecfb7 – https://twitter.com/phillippabutt/status/824780613173391360 POI http://alicespringstelegraphstation.com.au – https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g255063-d256787-Reviews-Alice_Springs_Telegraph_Station_Historical_Reserve-Alice_Springs_Red_Centre_Northe.html http://www.alicespringsdesertpark.com.au TripAdvisor http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g255063-d1537409-Reviews-Bed_Breakfast_Pathdorf-Alice_Springs_Red_Centre_Northern_Territory.html Rainbow Valley is 100 kilometers southeast of Alice Springs Mountain …

Planet Ark Hosts Australia’s National Recycling Week

Poster Australia – Planet Ark hosts National Recycling Week November 12-18. Key Links From Waste War to Recycling Reboot Report https://recyclingnearyou.com.au/nationalrecyclingweek/research/2018/#HDWKTRW-Section From Waste War to Recycling Reboot Report Key Findings https://planetark.org/campaigns/nrw.cfm https://recyclingnearyou.com.au https://recyclingnearyou.com.au/nationalrecyclingweek/research/2018 HP Australia Environmental Sustainability Study 2018 https://www.facebook.com/events/1569022466534537 Key Findings: Council Issues (survey of 180 local councils) Top recycling mistakes Soft plastics in …

Aboriginal and Indigenous Australia

Buzzwords Human occupation of Australia started about 65,000 years ago with successive waves of immigration from south and southeast Asia. Archaeologists continue to revise the date of early settlements. Today Aboriginal Australians conserve the oldest culture in the world. The word ‘aboriginal’ has appeared in the English language since the 17th century and means ‘first or earliest known, indigenous.’ …

Australia’s Four Corners

Logo Australia – Since 1961, Four Corners – https://www.abc.net.au/4corners – has been exposing scandals, triggering inquiries, firing debate and confronting taboos. Excellence in journalism and film-making has earned international recognition, winning 44 Walkley Awards, 16 Logies and an array of other international awards. Take a look at the best journalism from the 50th anniversary special …

ABC News Australia

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Prime Minister’s Bus Tour Not a Bus Tour

Photo Coverage and reactions to Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s bus tour / not a bus tour of Queensland, Australia Also see: ghost bus Headlines https://www.themonthly.com.au/blog/mungo-maccallum/2018/12/2018/1541984096/scomo-express-backfires https://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/ghost-bus-the-scomo-express-hits-the-runway-rather-than-the-road-20181105-p50e2g.html Round and round: the perennial appeal of the campaign bus More video https://www.abc.net.au/insiders/the-scomo-express/10486022 Embedded Tweets Looking forward to hitting the road in Qld this week and keeping Australia …