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Bird Olympics Prize Donation

On July 27 Sapphire Coast (NSW) Learning Community schools participated in “a bird-lovin’ journey to the past”: the pilot program ‘Bournda Bird Olympics’, held at Bournda Environmental Education Centre within Bournda National Park, NSW. Gould League proudly donated prizes for the innovative event!

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Creativity challenge: Repurposing items destined for landfill

At Gould League we have this strange habit – when we drive through our local industrial estates and business hubs, we are constantly thinking “…ooh, I wonder what they could share with us?”! This innate habit we have of repurposing things in creative ways is inescapable! Recently, our local Tasman Market Fresh Meats provided us […]

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What Craig Reucassel’s War on Waste is Doing for Plastic Free July

The War On Waste series is having widespread impact on the thoughts and conversations of Melbournians, Australians and even our friends overseas. Which for Gould League is absolute music to our ears! So, with Plastic Free July just aound the corner – and this fresh inspiration, and knew knowledge for many, let’s make this the […]

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Free Teacher Membership with Gould League!

We’ve recently implemented a wonderful new initiative whereby the teacher from your school who is responsible for booking your Gould League excursion or incursion is granted a Teacher Membership to Gould League! This 12 month membership entitles the bearer to access a 20% discount from our online bookshop (with some exclusions) and as per our […]

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Swift Parrot – Members Badge 2017

In honor of the many species that are listed on the ‘Critically Endangered’ and ‘Endangered List’ of flora and fauna, our new badge represents the importance of threatened wildlife and their habitats.

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Term 1 2017 Review

Term 1 was a great one to kick off the school year! We engaged over 30 schools in the first term of 2017, mostly during ‘mad’ March. We rolled out new programs, new equipment, and new procedures… a whole heap of new stuff at our fantastic new Sustainability Education Centre within Le Page Primary School […]

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Want to join our team?

If you’re an outgoing person looking for a job that’s fun, fast pace, energetic and where you get in touch with your inner child – we have a position for you! Sessional Educators – tasks include delivering Gould League education programs and travelling to schools to teach outreach programs. Are you comfortable speaking to groups, […]

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The Grass is Greener at Gould in 2017

Our new year’s resolution planning is already underway, with a dedicated and skilled team of environmental educators working around the clock on our SCHOOL PROGRAM MAKE-OVER! We’re going to be shifting the (virtual) NYE fireworks to January 29th, the eve of Term 1, when we unveil our spectacular new suite of high quality, refined program […]

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Guest Post: Waste-Less This ‘Silly’ Season

Guest post from previous Operations Manager Amy Stace-Smith, on extended maternity leave. Gould League Inspires a Green Christmas Working at Gould League as a sessional educator as a young University student, and returning some years later to run the organisation, I couldn’t help but be inspired to ‘walk the talk’ of all the positive environmental […]

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