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Saving the Dark

When we look up at the sky on a clear and starry night here in the hinterland, it is hard to imagine that there are millions of people all over the world that have never even seen a star. In fact less than 20% of the global population can see the Milky Way from where …

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Waste Action Maleny – What’s Going On With Waste?

Words by Yvonne Holmes Waste Action Maleny (WAM) is a community organisation dedicated to doing waste better in the Maleny region. After a highly successful National Recycing Week at the end of 2021, WAM took a break from in-person activities. However, there has been plenty of activity behind the scenes.  The Waste Action Maleny Guide …

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Tree Poppers

Words by Jill Cutting Ideal for removing unwanted plants whose roots have developed past the point of where they can be hand-pulled without risking a hernia, we were recently introduced to the Tree Popper!  The jaws of the tree popper clamp the weed at the base of the stem, then using the lever principal they …

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