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‘Spirit!’ event coming to Bellingen June 15

How did our river form? How did the plateau get so high? Where did the valleys come from? Why did it all happen that way, and where do humans fit into the picture? Join Gumbaynggirr language teacher Michael Jarrett, Eco-minister Jason John, and Buddhist teacher Will James, in discussion with local ecologist Mark Graham, to […]

Exploring Alternative Energy

The newly formed Coffs Coast Regional Science Hub explored the topic Fire! Alternative Energy at its first event on 10 March 2018 at Bellingen Memorial Hall. A diverse line up of speakers shared their knowledge of science-based technologies at the forefront of change in the world. Megan Bliss opened the event and gave an Acknowledgment to […]

Partnerships brewing at the Coffs Coast Regional Science Hub Launch

There was an audible buzz of enthusiasm happening in the back of the Cedar Bar & Restaurant in Bellingen last week, when 30 keen people came together to meet each other, share ideas, and officially launch the brand new Coffs Coast Regional Science Hub (CCRSH). Initiated by Inspiring Australia NSW, CCRSH is now one of […]

Looking to be part of something bigger than yourself?

The Centre for Ecological Learning (CEL) supports people of all ages to experience Earth-based, immersive, educational experiences that deepen our relationship with ourselves and the natural world. These experiences nourish, inspire and equip people with the knowledge and skills to go forth and adopt more ecologically sustainable ways of living in their personal lives and […]

The Young Naturalists Club explore the Bellinger River this Sunday

Join the Young Naturalists Club this Sunday morning  as they head out to the upper reaches of the Bellinger River in Thora and meeting with members of the scientific research team who are undertaking their 2018 field surveys for the (recently) endangered Bellinger River Snapping Turtle. This will be a unique opportunity for the group […]