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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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Our Top 4 Spring Cleaning Tips

…& some second hand gems! We’ve had the biggest spring clean imaginable with our move from our Genoa St Sustainability Centre, which had been our office, excursion centre and heart of our organisation for over 20 years. As you can imagine, especially with a staff of environmentally conscious individuals (read: experts at reusing items, therefore […]

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The Evolution of the Incredible Shrinking Machine

Gould League is constantly evolving. As we begin an exciting new chapter at Le Page Primary School, with our inaugural excursion program being run today in our new centre, we’d like to take the time to reflect on our decades at Genoa St. The organization was fortunate to be granted our peppercorn lease onsite with […]

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Gould League and Department of Education: A longstanding love

Gould League is excited to announce that we’ve just signed a 15 year lease with the Department of Education to inhabit the front wing of Le Page Primary School in Cheltenham. This unique opportunity demonstrates the Department’s support for our organisation’s mission and honours our history together. Let’s step right back in time for a […]

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