Hello possum! Join our creative geocaching adventure

Hello possum! Join our creative geocaching adventure

With the help of a little hand-held technology, geocaching brings hide and seek into the 21st Century. It's free, fun for all ages and pretty addictive. Find out how Ecocreative built a project on this brilliant platform for community engagement, hiding a series of storytelling geocaches across Adelaide and the Mount Lofty Ranges. Read more

Nature Play SA is off and running!

Nature Play SA is off and running!

Ecocreative is proud to reblog this introduction to Nature Play SA and their mission to get kids back into nature.
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Learning about leadership

Learning about leadership

Our CEO, Matthew Wright-Simon, is one of the 37 people undertaking the state's premier leadership development program this year. It's hard work and very rewarding stuff. Read what he had to say about leadership and the notion of 'retreating' on the Wiser Leaders blog.
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We’ve helped NRM get creative since 1998

We’ve helped NRM get creative since 1998

We are working towards a more sustainable society as a business and as creatives, in supporting individuals and organisations focused on positive change. And that applies to plenty of people in natural resource management (NRM). If you're one of those people and we have not worked with you yet, then it's the right time to be reading what this, perhaps our most promotional blog post ever!
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Blu-Tack, coffee and geocaching

Blu-Tack, coffee and geocaching

Many students wonder what it would be like to do a certain job out in the wide world of work, so to learn about it they go on work experience. This is about my experience at Ecocreative.
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Education + universities = ?

Education + universities = ?

The tertiary education market is big business. As this market evolves, so too does the opportunity to have unique influence over how sustainability broadens campus experiences, and how students take them into the wider world!
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There’s something wrong with U!

There’s something wrong with U!

From everything I learnt about human nature in my teenage babysitting days, one experience really stuck with me.
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Here are the options: adapt, migrate or die!

Here are the options: adapt, migrate or die!

Our warming planet has plenty of challenges ahead of it. For much of its plant and animal species there are only three options to survive an increase of more than two degrees: adapt, migrate or die! The Biodiversity Brief and its feature infographic have already made a positive impact with some of Australia's key policy decision-makers. Let's hope this helps us all, including the little Southern Scrub-robin!
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Stop your engines!

Stop your engines!

Carbon is one of the most contentious issues plaguing us today. Riding to work or study is a zero-carbon form of transport (if you get your bike second-hand from a scrap heap and hold your breath, that is…but let’s not go there). The fact is, cycling (a form of active transport) is infinitely cleaner and less taxing on the planet’s resources than most other forms of getting around.
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Learning through life

Learning through life

Education is a funny thing. We are educated through our own experiences, good and bad. Knowingly or unknowingly, we pass this knowledge along to people in different fields, across generations. We're more interested here in the more deliberate forms of knowledge sharing: the work of teachers and lecturers; explorers in community engagement and extension; the managers of people and places for sustainability... and what we have learned as a creative team along the way.
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