News & media
News & features
Billions axed in clean energy: renewable target is next
- May 16, 2014
There are billions of dollars of broken promises in the Abbott government’s first budget for low-emission and renewable energy programs.
Budget 2014: what to watch for
- May 13, 2014
With the budget yet again upon us, we need to think about what the government's choices indicate about its priorities for our natural life support systems.
Returning to Earth
- May 7, 2014
Like parasitites we suck the earth dry, giving nothing back. It’s time we approach nature through the lens of connectivity and start paying attention to the health of our host.
- April 8, 2014
Following the songlines of the Murray-Darling you find journeys of connection and transformation, guided by the insights of Indigenous knowledge holders.
WA Senate could decide the fate of our environment
- March 19, 2014
The Senators that Western Australians elect could decide the fate of our environment. Voting for nature could save it.
Meat Free Week: eat less, care more, feel good.
- March 17, 2014
The water and pollution impacts of meat consumption are undeniably significant. Eating a little less meat, can make a big difference.
Ten reasons why we need more contact with nature
- February 26, 2014
Acclaimed author and the dynamo behind the new nature movement, Richard Louv gives us ten reasons why we need more contact with nature.
Wild about nature
- February 23, 2014
The dramatic benefits of nature on our wellbeing do not stop at the view. ACF's social & cultural change manager Angela Rutter goes for a walk into our wild nature.
'It's been hot before': faulty logic skews the climate debate
- February 21, 2014
It is greatly concerning that Australian policy and the climate debate is being dictated by science-distorting false logic.
Heatwaves and global warming
- February 11, 2014
It’s common knowledge that one of the main effects of global warming is an increase in the number and severity of extreme weather events.