Environment

Tue 19 Jun 2018

How to live without plastic bags

How to live without plastic bags

WE’VE become so used to the convenience of using plastic bags, but switching to alternatives doesn’t have to be difficult.

Aussies love the plastic bag ban

Aussies love the plastic bag ban

THE plastic bag ban has won strong support from shoppers, with just one-fifth saying they disagree with the move.

Mon 18 Jun 2018

Cane toad sausages could be key to saving native wildlife

Cane toad sausages could be key to saving native wildlife

CANE TOADS are being captured by locals before being made into sausages. But there’s a very good reason for the sickening snack.

Wed 13 Jun 2018

Bottle mistake we’re all making

Bottle mistake we’re all making

IT SEEMS simple enough, but turns out we’ve been recycling plastic bottles wrong. And it’s not the only mistake we’re making.

Have you seen this seriously injured whale?

Have you seen this seriously injured whale?

LOCALS are being urged to keep an eye out for a seriously injured humpback whale which was spotted off the Gold Coast. Have you seen it?

Mon 11 Jun 2018

Australia’s extinction crisis

Australia’s extinction crisis

OUR threatened species list is growing but there’s a few species we need to watch out for — and some you might never have even heard of.

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