When local governments invest more resources into environmental sustainability, the rest of the community tends to follow suit. Parks are a free and open space for us to relax, play, exercise and connect, both with our community and also with nature. This makes them a great starting point for creating a greener and more sustainable
According to government research, children who spend more time outside learn better and have stronger physical and mental health. They’re also more likely to be environmentally aware, with an enhanced sense of creativity, better teamwork and problem-solving skills. Most of Australia is blessed with a warm climate, minimal rainfall and low winds year-round, making our
From cricket in the park to barbeques in the yard, the outdoors is a big part of our national identity. Yet sadly, with a hole in the ozone layer directly above us, Australia receives some of the most dangerous sunrays on the planet. The ozone is supposed to work like sunscreen, filtering out harmful radiation.