Blueprint for Living

Elsewhere on the Web Recommended listening: Blueprint for Living, ABC Radio National Saturdays at 9am Repeated: Monday 1am, Sunday 4am Presented by Jonathan Green Key Links http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/blueprintforliving Subscribe on iTunes Description Official spin: Blueprint for Living surveys the ways we spend our time: from the food we eat and the clothes we wear, to the …

Wildlife Tourism Australia

Elsewhere on the Web Wildlife Tourism Australia – http://www.wildlifetourism.org.au – is a national organization promoting the sustainable development of a diverse wildlife tourism sector that supports conservation. Upcoming Events June 21-25, 2020 Wildlife Tourism Australia Conference Facebook Key Links wildlifetourism.org.au coming events Facebook @wildlife_aus Reports The Scenic Rim as an Environmentally-sustainable International Wildlife Destination Questions …

Brisbane

Photo: Museum Brisbane or ‘Brizzie’ is the capital and most populous city of Queensland. With a population of nearly 2 million, this is the third largest city in Australia. Brisbane has a humid subtropical climate. FYI – Brisbane has more species of plants, animals, and insects than any other capital city in Australia. Google Maps …

Perth

Photo: Mark Pegrum, Somerville Cinema, Perth, Australia Perth is the capital of Western Australia and the fourth largest city in Australia with an enviable standard of living. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/XVeLhtS68XAH9EzbA 2020 February 7-March 1 – Perth Festival acknowledges the Noongar people who remain the spiritual and cultural birdiyangara of this kwobidak boodjar. perthfestival.com.au – @perthfest perth-festival-review-week-of-indigenous-art-theatre-culture/11967498 Natural …

First Dog on the Moon

Facebook Avatar Elsewhere on the Web: Andrew Marlton, aka First Dog on the Moon – firstdogonthemoon.com.au – is the anarcho-marsupialist editorial cartoonist for Guardian Australia. Key Links firstdogonthemoon.com.au Shop Facebook @firstdogonmoon Features A cheery and helpful guide: How to be happy Elsewhere on the Web Radio National Guardian Awards In November 2012, Andrew Marlton won …

Western Australia Links

Western Australia Flag Links related to Western Australia presented in somewhat random fashion: Cities Geraldton, Western Australia Perth Headlines WA’s native Christmas tree puts traditional pine variety well and truly in the shade https:g//www.abc.net.au/news/2018-11-10/overseas-visitors-still-shunning-wa-with-blow-to-tourism-figures/10482502 Burrup Peninsula Aboriginal rock art could be given World Heritage status WA’s South West a ‘canary in the coalmine’ for climate …

New South Wales

Byron Bay Lighthouse New South Wales is in the southeast of Australia with the Pacific Ocean to the East, Queensland to the north and Victoria to the south. Google Maps goo.gl/maps Flora Waratahs (Telopea speciosissima) belong to the genus Telopea, in the Proteaceae family. The plant is native to a small area of the central …

Wild Australia Links

Image: BHL, Wombat Links related to wildoz presented in somewhat random fashion: 2019 Open Letter An open letter to the Prime Minister from 248 concerned scientists Conservation scientists warn of ‘alarming’ decline in biodiversity in open letter to Government – More than 240 conservation scientists have penned an open letter to the Prime Minister warning …

New South Wales Links

NSW Flag Links related to New South Wales in mostly random fashion: Features Binalong Byron Bay, New South Wales The Riverina Wagga Wagga, New South Wales Sydney Events March Parks Week is an annual celebration of the important role that NSW parks play for people, communities and the natural environment. It’s also the perfect opportunity …

Future Tense

Elsewhere on the Web Recommended Listening One of our favorite podcasts helps listeners get a jump on the future. Australian Broadcasting Commission’s Future Tense — abc.net.au/radionational/programs/futuretense — explores social, cultural, political, and economic fault lines arising from rapid change. The weekly half-hour program/podcast takes a critical look at new technologies, new approaches and new ways …