Sewing a Circular Economy

SEWING A CIRCULAR ECONOMY 1-3pm Saturday 26 November Planetary Health Precinct (downstairs at the old Katoomba Golf Clubhouse, Acacia St Katoomba) FREE    As Australia has had to face the consequences of its largest soft plastic recycling program collapsing it’s a reminder that, ultimately, the best way to reduce plastic pollution Read more…

Going Circular

Going Circular Film Screening and Discussion Panel 6.45pm Monday 14 November Mount Vic Flicks This film tells the stories of four inspiring thinkers who dare to think beyond the linear ‘take- make- waste’ approach, and highlights some of the ground-breaking innovations that are redesigning our systems for a more circular future. Read more…

Planetary Health Writer / Storyteller

Writer / Storyteller (18 months temporary; 14 hours per week) – V22/5777 Position Description Writer / Storytellers will work with Council’s Planetary Health Team, researchers and their local community to produce innovative and compelling stories to engage young people and the wider community in disaster risk reduction strategies to restore Read more…

Planetary Health Digital Media Storyteller

Planetary Health Digital Media Storyteller (18 months temporary) – V22/5776 Position Description The Digital Media Storyteller will work with Council’s Planetary Health Team to establish and maintain community communication platforms and an online Planetary Health portal. They will create innovative and compelling digital media stories of solutions from every sector Read more…

Forest Voices

 1-4pm – Waratah Room at Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah Live Music by Jaga Band after the discussion Panel Discussion Join us for a relaxed round table discussion with local experts to find out what’s been happening in our area and help plan for the future of our region. Moderator: Billy GrunerAllen Read more…

Officer Urban Weeds

Officer Urban Weeds (2 positions) – V22/5644 Position Description The Officer Urban Weeds will work as part of a dedicated team to improve the environmental condition of the City of Blue Mountains by participating in strategic weed control planning and conducting regulatory inspections of private land and land managed by Read more…