Posts tagged: nature

Gardening tips for citrus season

Brightly coloured Washington Navel oranges are dripping from trees during winter. They’re sweet, juicy, easy to peel and seedless and make a fantastic citrus...   Read More

Plastic Free July – are you up for the challenge?

With ABC’s Ban the Bag series captivating national attention earlier this year, and Woolworths and Coles recently announcing they will phase out single-use plastic...   Read More

Winter gardening tips

Winter can be a difficult time for plants and lawns, especially in particularly cold and wet regions. Waterlogged lawns, pest-riddled plants and frost-bitten leaves...   Read More

The queen of colour with super vision

Concetta Antico‘s artworks are unmistakable. More than saturated with colour, they possess an intensity than borders on otherwordly. That’s not just because Concetta is...   Read More

12 composting tips

Composting is the act or process of organic substances decaying in a natural way into a rich soil. It is a practice that would...   Read More

Business Clean Up Day, Feb 28

Proving that one person really can make a difference, the Clean Up Day Australia juggernaut started with a simple idea to remove rubbish from...   Read More

10 water saving tips for your garden

Your garden can be one of the biggest water guzzlers on your property. To put it into perspective, of all the available water on...   Read More

The benefits of companion planting

Once the realm of hippy, trippy home gardeners, companion planting has gained acceptance right across the range, from backyard gardeners through to commercial agricultural...   Read More

Stay safe during an extreme weather event

Hot windy weather, heavy downpours, bushfires and lightning strikes – these are just some of the weather events that have become a regular part...   Read More

How to convert a waste of space to an urban oasis

The humble nature strip is an odd little plot of land. It’s owned by the council, but the responsibility for keeping it mowed belongs...   Read More