Progress is being made as we nurture and deepen our relationships with others and fire up our compassion toward those in need,
the young and future generations of living creatures on this planet. Through these relationships, we will learn together,
act together and kick environmental goals together. The sense of common purpose and achievement we will gain will provide essential fuel for the journey. So how can we nurture our compassion and engagement so as to contribute?
Help protect our waterways
Our water practices over the past 200 years have brought many of our waterways to their knees. Help restore our rivers, lakes and estuaries.
Support local indigenous culture
Understanding, appreciation and respect for indigenous Australians and their cultural beliefs and values is a critical part of moving forward as
Be a responsible pet owner
Pets give us company, affection and love. But
with ownership comes responsibility; to care & nurture them and to
minimise their impact on
Join an urban regeneration group
Community groups are helping to rehabilitate weed choked native vegetation, enabling it to regenerate and thus, restoring native biodiversity. Find your local group and lend a hand.
People are at the heart of the current environmental crisis. The group's people form are the most powerful force for change available to us. Climate change, the corrosion of natural services and the diminishment of nature all have their source in human activity. Addressing these unsustainable lifestyles and working together to repair our planet is the key challenge.
Our 'affluent' society takes a disproportionate share of the world's resources to support an unsustainable lifestyle while the remaining 80 per cent of the world's people and most of its natural systems suffer. Many are swimming against this tide and together seeking to craft a sustainable, wise and fair world.