Aussie Backyard Bird Count

Birdlife Australia is excited to announce that the Aussie Backyard Bird Count (ABBC) is back for its third year.

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From 17 – 23 October 2016, during national Bird Week, thousands of bird-loving Australians will be found in backyards of all shapes and sizes spotting their local birds and discovering how they are coping in the spaces we share. Participants are asked to spend 20 minutes in their favourite outdoor space and record all birds seen on the Aussie Bird Count App (or website). Throughout the week, participants can instantly see live statistics on how many people are taking part and the number of birds and species counted both locally and nationally. Continue reading

The Paris Climate Summit and the emerging role of battery storage technology

The Resilient South Councils (Cities of Holdfast Bay, Marion, Mitcham and Onkaparinga) are holding a FREE public climate change event at Tonsley on Wednesday evening 20 July 2016.

The event is supported by ZEN Energy and will feature a presentation from Professor Ross Garnaut who will provide a ‘Post Paris’ debrief on what is required for the global transition to a low carbon economy.

More details: Climate Change Event-20 July 2016