Local sustainability

Financial Markets get confused by our calendar

Despite the latest technology, 14-week quarters confuse financial markets. Here’s how. But the old French Republican calendar, suggested as the solution in Matthew’s article, appears not to have been researched … Continue reading

December 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Open Day for Garden nymphs, organic farmers and eco-sharehousing nuts

Come along with your gloves and we’ll harvest some food from the garden, do some processing and pruning and we’ll have something yummy like apple crumble for morning tea. There … Continue reading

July 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

Vergefest May 25th

Green the Streets’ Vergefest inspired me and my neighbours to promote local food growing in Coopers Plains. Lui Varney’s Pelican Patch, Lillian Geddes’ Mutualism Queensland and FoodConnect have joined forces … Continue reading

May 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

BrisLETS Community Exchange

I’ve been working for BrisLETS for nearly 3 years as President. It’s been a great experience, putting my community administration qualifications (Associate Diploma in Aboriginal Community Administration, 1988) into practice … Continue reading

May 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

No Tolls Petition

Tolls on roads and bridges are just a means of redistributing wealth the wrong way. Privatization concentrates wealth. https://www.facebook.com/BrisbaneTolling/ https://www.change.org/p/daniel-andrews-no-tolls-we-demand-the-right-to-travel-freely-on-all-our-roads?recruiter=15840807&utm_source=share_sponsor_thank_you&utm_medium=copylink

February 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Fixed Calendar – an update

My continuing interest in the International Fixed Calendar has led me to update and improve my earlier version.   I watermarked the Gregorian Calendar over the IFC so that a … Continue reading

December 7, 2018 · 1 Comment

The World Calendar

The World Calendar is another fixed calendar that can be used every year, because the dates, days and months do not change. There are two alternatives to the existing Gregorian … Continue reading

April 10, 2018 · Leave a comment