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Aerial view of city of Adelaide

Green by design

There’s a lot more to trees, gardens and other green spaces than good looks alone. Greenery works quietly away in the background enhancing our lives and helping built-up areas adapt to changing climate conditions...

The Foodprint Experience

Smart serves – part 2

Good food tastes better when you know it’s been sourced, served, produced or prepared in a way that helps create a better world for everyone. Below we shine the spotlight on another two city businesses taking a...

Fresh greens

Vegan value

We all know that including plenty of fresh fruit and veggies in your daily diet is good for your health. Vegetarianism is widely practiced but more recently, there’s been a growing movement of people taking that next...

Chatham Street's Recycled Road

Paving the way

What’s old is new again, with Australia’s first fully recycled road being laid in Adelaide city’s south west. The new road laid on Chatham Street is made entirely from reclaimed asphalt pavement from nearby streets and...

Why green is gold

Summer in Adelaide is in full swing, with 2019 already bringing with it a few scorching hot days*. This is the season we most appreciate the trees and plentiful green spaces throughout the city, so it’s timely to look...

Christmas craft

A sustainable season

Big or small, every positive action you take to help protect the environment can make a difference. This festive season, show the planet some love while also saving your hip pocket. Here are some tips to get started...

Weeding in a garden

Spring cleaning

For some people, the onset of warmer weather after winter can inspire a cleaning frenzy! If you’re doing a whip around your place, use these tips to help dispose of items sustainably.  Around the yard Lawn clippings...

Beeswax wrap

Now THAT’S a wrap

Did you know the beeswax produced by a honey bee can be used to create an alternative to plastic wrap? Charmaine Thredgold from The Reskill Project shares a simple six step guide she’s put together with the help of...

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