Category Archives: eco-friendly

Reusable Coffee Cups – Bendigo

Until recently, we all thought that our takeaway coffee cups were recyclable – but thanks to Craig from the War on Waste, we found out this isn’t true! Coffee cups have a plastic lining, so they can’t be recycled in … Continue reading

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Bendigo 2020: Aiming for The Good Life

by Ian McBurney, Sustainability Advocate and great person to know. Originally published by the Bendigo Weekly on 20 May 2016 In 1996 I moved from Bendigo to Melbourne for deeper conversations, cultural diversity and positive thinking. In 2007, Claire and I … Continue reading

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Outside the Square – Homes for Change

Join the conversation and share your images of what you like about your home in Bendigo #homes4change Continue reading

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Outside The Square – Cycling Cities

Be the change you want to see in the world.    Mahatma Gandhi   The Outside the Square series of public talks celebrate local people who think a little differently to create positive change in our community. Come along. Be inspired. … Continue reading

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Outside The Square – Healthy Communities

Be the change you want to see in the world.    Mahatma Gandhi   The Outside the Square series of public talks celebrate local people who think a little differently to create positive change in our community. Come along. Be inspired. … Continue reading

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Outside The Square. Come along; be inspired.

Be the change you want to see in the world.    Mahatma Gandhi   The Outside the Square series of public talks celebrate local people who think a little differently to create positive change in our community. Come along. Be inspired. … Continue reading

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Bendigo Writers Festival 2013

After the inaugural Bendigo Writers Festival in 2012, organisers promised that the next event would be bigger and better – and boy, will they deliver! With quite an ambitious program, the 2nd annual Bendigo Writers Festival promises to invigorate, inspire … Continue reading

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Thinking Outside The Square

Be the change you want to see in the world.    Mahatma Gandhi   The Outside the Square series of public talks celebrate local people who think a little differently to create positive change in our community. Come along. Be inspired. … Continue reading

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You eat food. Do you know where it comes from?

Have you seen Food Inc.? Continue the conversation right here in Bendigo. Hosted by Bendigo’s own Darren Doherty, Joel Salatin and his son Daniel, from Polyface Farms, talk everything about farming, food production and keeping it local. 7:30pm, Monday 25 February, 2013 Strathdale … Continue reading

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Bendigo Family Nature Club

Did you know this existed? How cool! A meet-up is organised for every third Sunday of the month to connect with our natural world. They are guided by experienced naturalists with the Bendigo Family Nature Club. Presented in partnership with … Continue reading

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