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Latest Stories


Come and Join us at SEE Sustainable Experience

Date: 27-Jun-16
Author: David Rowlinson
Hear a Planet Ark update on the significant environmental and health benefits of timber

WIN a $7,500 makeover for your school this National Tree Day!

Date: 23-Jun-16
Author: Hasmukh Chand
This National Tree Day, Planet Ark and Toyota are giving schools the chance to WIN a $7,500 garden makeover! It's easy as 1, 2, 3. This competition is a great way to bring some nature back into your school grounds and green the minds of your students.

Don't Miss Out On Funding Grants

Date: 22-Jun-16
Author: Ryan Collins
The closing dates are approaching for a number of state and territory funding grants currently available to businesses and recyclers. From resource recovery facility expansion to illegal dumping to business resource assessing, we look at who's eligible and how much is available. Make sure you don't miss out!

The Importance of Green Public Spaces

Date: 17-Jun-16
Author: Hasmukh Chand
There has been a growing shift towards greening urban spaces as councils recognise the value of trees to people and wildlife. National Tree Day offers a great opportunity for Councils and local community to get together and beautify their local spaces.

Selfie Challenge Winners

Date: 15-Jun-16
Author: Ryan Collins
The 'Cartridges 4 Planet Ark' Selfie Challenge has officially ended and the lucky winners have been announced! Each winner has received a $200 gift voucher to Biome, the online eco-store. Find out more...

Printage Cartrij? Printer cartres? Printer Cartridges?

Date: 06-Jun-16
Author: Ryan Collins
Our new 'Cartridges 4 Planet Ark' TV Community Service Announcement stars some tongue-tied primary school students. However, that certainly doesn't dampen their enthusiasm for recycling. So why not sign up for a free 'Cartridges 4 Planet Ark' collection box and encourage kids to reimagine rubbish.

The benefits of gardening for little people

Date: 03-Jun-16
Author: Hasmukh Chand
Little people benefit in big ways from time spent in nature. The benefits of nature to young children are well known. Time to get growing.

Keeping Warm for the Planet

Date: 30-May-16
Author: Rebecca Gredley
Winter has breezed in and we're starting to feel the chill. Here are 10 tips to help keep your house warm without excess energy.

Learn From The New Wave In Innovation

Date: 30-May-16
Author: Ryan Collins
Australian innovators are leading the way in sustainability solutions. Learn from three of the best.

How Does Laundry Powder Help Trees Grow?

Date: 30-May-16
Author: Rebecca Gredley
Since 2008, Aware Environmental Solutions, have contributed over $750,000 towards Planet Ark's campaigns = more trees and better recycling.

Inspirational teachers share their story on improving student performance (CPD points)

Date: 27-May-16
Author: Hasmukh Chand
On the 16th June, Planet Ark and Cool Australia hosted their very popular Grounds for Learning Webinar. Our wonderful panel shared their Schools Tree Day stories. You can hear their inspirational stories below.

Wood First Policy in Tasmania

Date: 27-May-16
Author: David Rowlinson
Tasmania has announced it will be the first state in Australia to adopt a wood encouragement policy, which requires responsibly sourced wood to be considered as the first-choice construction material in all new-build and refurbishment projects.

 

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