Category: Water

Australian Town, State Government Ban Bottled Water

An Australian town has banned bottled water, claiming to be the first in the country to revert to the tap for the sake of the environment and prompting the nation’s largest state government to stop buying bottled water.Residents of rural Bundanoon, a...

Water as a human right

If you, or any of your network are interested, there is a national organisation starting up called the Australian Water Network. The AWN will be launched in Sydney on 2 April by Canadian activist and author, Maude Barlow, who is also Patron of AWN.Maude is leading the...

How much do we consume?

Our rapidly increasing consumption of energy, water and ‘stuff’ is part of the story behind the sustainability crisis facing us today. Becoming more sustainable includes reducing our consumption.The Australian Conservation Foundation (ACF) publishes how...