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Sprockets, Spokes and Chain-L No. 5
Participants learnt some handy tricks from Australian Cycling Federation Coach Paul Loring at the Cycle Skills workshop held at the Grove Community Centre on Sunday 20 March. Paul had us reparing punctures and “listening” to tyre bearings through a screw driver (a-la
Life less plastic video clip
Check out this great little video clip on a impact of plastic on oceans and some tips on how to cut the plastic here
Frocks on Bikes for International Women's Day
To celebrate International Women's Day (March 8 2011, the centenary year), all the women who work at WMRC attended a special breakfast at the Perth Convention Centre. It was lovely to spend a little extra time out of the office
Bike tyre got a puncture?
Cycle Skills Workshop - 20 March (12.30pm-3.30pm) Come and learn how to fix your bike. Ride to the workshop and meet other local cyclists. If you don’t
Recycle old vacuums
Each year in Australia an estimated 1.2 million vacuum cleaners make their way to landfill. Dyson and The Good Guys are together partnering with The Infoactiv Group, to facilitate a community focused campaign on collecting and recycling old vacuums. For the
Living Smart Returns to the Western Suburbs
Community - Sustainable Gardening - Energy Ideas - Water Saving - Reduce Waste - Transport - Healthy Home & Healthy You - Sustainability Field Trip. WMRC, together with the Town of Cottesloe, Town
Podium finish for our HHW day
The WMRC recorded the 3rd biggest Household Hazardous Waste day EVER on Saturday 12 February 2011 with 11.942 tonnes collected at the JFR (Jim) McGeough Resource Recovery Facility - that's enough to fill two semi-trailers
Free HHW Disposal Day 12 February 2011 (9am-1pm)
The WMRC will host a free Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) disposal day on 12 February 2011, between 9am and 1pm at the JFR (Jim) McGeough Resource Recovery Facility. Look out for special appearances by the Compact
Calling all budding green thumbs
Free Gardening Workshop Series Have you ever thought of gardening but been unsure of where to start? Would you like to pick up tips on how to improve your garden?
Afternoon tea at WMRC
As a special treat, Amy baked a sun-sponge cake in her Solar Oven for a combined Regional Council (MRC & EMRC) Earth Carers planning meeting. To her relief, it turned out delicious and spongey!