In September 2019 millions of people around the world joined the Schools Climate Strike. Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg held the first strike in 2018 all by herself and it started a global movement!
Anne Dickson, Lynne Hosking and Helen Webb
Jane Judd arranged for us to visit Ukerbarley, a Gamilaraay-NPWS co-managed Gazetted Aboriginal Area covering an area of 1,483ha. It was created in February 2011 after the land was sold to NPWS by Jane and her husband Milton. This was a singular privilege as the area has no public access at present.
Magella Lajoie, NPA Member Sydney Region Branch
I attended the launch of the revitalised Sydney Region branch of the NPA on Wednesday 4 September 2019. It was organised and opened by its new president, David Stead at the Dougherty Function Centre in Chatswood. It was clear that bold, vigorous work by local NPA volunteer members had continued across the Sydney Region including the Blue Mountains, Hawkesbury, Ku-ring-gai Chase.
Surviving the 21st Century is an important, must read book for all who hope and strive for a better future for our species, Homo sapiens.
Underwater Sydney is a celebration of the underwater environment of Sydney’s spectacular harbour and beaches.
Annual General Meeting and State Council
The new Executive Committee was elected at the Annual Meeting of State Council, on Saturday 9 November.