December 30, 2016

My Green Holiday in Queensland, Australia

If you have yet to hear about the focus on green living and minimising your carbon footprint you must have been living under a rock – in which case you are doing your part for the cause as you do away with the conventional lifestyle. As an avid traveller I am always looking for new […]

Australia’s Outback Lake Eyre Basin wetlands and rivers protected

Australia has protected one of the world’s last great natural wetlands. In an announcement this weekend, the country’s Queensland government designated the Cooper’s Creek, Georgina, and Diamantina rivers protected under its Wild Rivers Act.

Queensland Police Service Tenants Power Station.

Before the “Occupy” protests across the world began to occupy the newspapers I recall reading about a spate of solar panel thefts. When you think about it, these panels are ripe for the picking – big dollars left unattended and ready for resale. Maybe that’s why one of Brisbane’s largest solar systems is being created […]

Great Barrier Reef Foundation and Goldman Sachs Propose Coral Reef Bond at CGI

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef Foundation (GBRF) was today welcomed as the first Australian not-for-profit into the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI). This announcement reinforces the economic and environmental significance of the Great Barrier Reef on a global scale.

Cloncurry – Solar Town

Cloncurry, situated in north west Queensland, Australia, 770 kilometres west of Townsville was to have become the state’s first totally solar powered town back in 2009.

Koala Tracker: Project Location

The cute Koala is a our national animal. We all love Koalas but really how often do you actually see one in the wild? I have to admit the last time I saw a Koala in the wild was in 2005 at Apollo Bay, Victoria! wow, that was a long time ago!

Round up: Eco Tourism QUEENSLAND

Queensland, Australia is home to our Great Barrier Reef, the Daintree Rainforest and our much loved Cassowary! My Green Australia is here to help you find some of the best eco holiday spots around!