• EnviroMentors Deliver Workshops to Sydney Water

    24/09/2014

    It’s school  holidays but there’s no rest for our busy team of EnviroMentors, who are using the break from their usual MO delivering workshops in environmentalism and sustainability to primary school-aged children, to visit Sydney Water’s Corporate Headquarters in Parramatta. On 23 and 24 September, the EnviroMentors are giving presentations about litter in NSW to […]

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  • EnviroMentors investigate lunchboxes with new Lunches Unwrapped module

    27/08/2014

    Have you looked inside a student’s lunchbox lately? Single use plastic bags, cling wrap, disposable utensils, plastic straws, chip packets, single-serve cheese dips… that’s a lot of waste, and it’s all lurking in the humble lunchbox. Our new EnviroMentors module, Lunches Unwrapped, is all about getting to the heart of this source of waste – […]

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  • EnviroMentors Join the Community at the ‘Lost Plot’

    07/05/2014

    During the Easter school holidays the EnviroMentors took part in Port Macquarie Community Garden ‘The Lost Plot’ for an event run by Port Macquarie-Hastings council. The two weekends celebrated community spirit and spread the joy of gardening. Through funding from the NSW Community Builders program, Port Macquarie’s Community Garden has become a place for creativity, agriculture […]

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  • EnviroMentors Join Close the Gap Day Celebrations

    28/03/2014

    Last week the EnviroMentors took part in a Close the Gap event – a national campaign aimed at achieving health equality between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and non-Aboriginal Australians. Up to 500 students and members of the Aboriginal community marked Birpai Aboriginal Land Council Close the Gap Day event in Port Macquarie, last Friday 21st […]

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  • Minister Parker welcomes the EnviroMentors to Maitland

    26/03/2014

    Last Friday, The Hon. Robyn Parker MP, Minister for the Environment and Minister for Heritage, visited Largs Public School to welcome the first visit of the EnviroMentors to her home seat of Maitland. The EnviroMentors are Australia’s leading mobile, incursion based environmental education program. They have an impressive twenty-year history of educating primary school children of NSW through interactive […]

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  • Jasper Road Public School’s Impressive Sustainable Gardens

    06/03/2014

    The EnviroMentors visit hundreds of schools each year. We love each and every one of the environmental initiatives we find, and we’re delighted to be constantly uncovering new ideas! Still… that’s a lot of schoolyard veggie gardens. So it’s definitely a big deal to say we were blown away with Jasper Road Public School’s eco […]

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