Author Archives: Transition Parramatta

Loving Local Travelogues Brooklyn

The tuck shop cafe in Brooklyn on the Hawkesbury. Crisp clear and delightful. Lucky kids at the local primary school have their lunches made by the cafe. They were even getting hand made chicken nuggets, nothing industrial for these kids. … Continue reading

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5 native bee hotels that will capture your imagination

Hey Joey, you’re¬†the man! Your carpentry mastery made it simple for us to do hands on native bee hotel making. As part of Transition Parramatta’s urban ecology theme we aim to learn how to create¬†habitat for local native species. Make … Continue reading

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Whale Watch Royal National Park NSW

You go to watch the whales but there is always a few bonus. Hanging out with your friends, sharing a meal next to the creek, soaking up the sights, smells and feelings of being in the bush…   Whale Watching … Continue reading

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Ecotherapy at Merrylands community garden

Kerryn and crew tried out a new venue for Ecotherapy today at the Merrylands community garden in Orana Lane just opposite the library. The theme for this session was Composting. What is it in our minds that can be composted … Continue reading

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Ecotherapy – Senses

Not just five senses! You think about a whole bunch more… And that is what we explored and discovered during this session. (Two more ecotherapy sessions. October Sunday 12th 10am, at Sorrell Lane. Then Sunday 9th November 10am at Lawson … Continue reading

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Bee Hotel

Kerryn has been busy and knocked up a bee hotel for sorrell lane. We also got to have a look at a delightful book, ‘natures gifts, answers to questions about, honey pollen, and all things bees’. it was written by … Continue reading

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Ecotherapy with poetry

July 5 Ecotherapy was spent immersing ourselves in Nature Writing and planned the last november session in the blue mountains. Next session is Sunday 3rd August Environmental Writing Writing in response to the beauty of the earth and our relationship … Continue reading

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