Environment

How to Avoid Mosquito Bites
Insects are never far from the Inner West Mums’ minds, it seems, and time and again our trusty local entomologist (insect scientist) Tanya Latty has answered group members’ cries of ‘what’s that spider/scary-looking bug? Should I be worried?...
Sydney Whale Watching Adventures
From May to December each year, approximately 20,000 humpback whales travel along the east coast of Australia, first heading north for the warm waters of the Great Barrier Reef to reproduce and then returning south to feed in Antarctic waters. The wh...
Refuse, Reduce, Re-use, Recycle!
The Inner West Mums are an environmentally conscious bunch. We can all be more sustainable, starting with the small decisions we make every day. Here are some ways you can help protect the environment by refusing, reducing, re-using and recycling. Ho...
World Environment Day 2018: How You Can Get Involved
Today, 5 June, is World Environment Day, a United Nations initiative to promote global awareness and action to protect the environment. The theme for World Environment Day 2018 is ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’, encouraging us all to reduce our consump...
Beyond Your Postcode: Fun Family Excursion Ideas
As a young curious girl, I was always interested in new places to visit and explore. My family went on numerous drives around Sydney and the Blue Mountains area. We were continuously discovering new parks, waterfalls and villages. Personally, I loved...
Wonderful Wild Play: Centennial Park’s New Nature Play Space
The new Ian Potter Children’s Wild Play Garden at Centennial Park was developed to encourage children to connect with nature in an era when kids have fewer opportunities to explore the outdoors and nature and play in unstructured ways. With winding...
Strathfield Park: Two Great Playgrounds in the One Location!
Did you know that Strathfield Park has not one but two playgrounds? On the Homebush Road side of the park, there is the recently redeveloped adventure playground. And on the Chalmers Road side, there is a smaller scale playground featuring all-abilit...
Ten Good Reasons to Buy Local
Have you considered the benefits – for you, your community and the environment – of buying local products and services?  Here are ten good reasons to buy local.   Local Businesses Add to the Character of the Community Local busin...
Favourite Inner West Cafes That Offer Discounts for Bringing Your Own Cup
The Inner West Mums love their coffee. They also love the environment. One of the simplest changes we can each make to minimise waste is to bring our own re-usable cups when buying takeaway coffee. Not only will you reduce the shocking amount of take...
How to Reduce Your Household’s Waste
Australia is among the world’s biggest producers of waste. Every year Australian households each dispose of a staggering 345 kilograms of food. So, how can we reduce the waste we produce? I chatted with Sydney mother and Inner West Mum member Na...
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november, 2018

22oct(oct 22)4:00 pm09dec(dec 9)12:00 amTerm 4 After School and Saturday Art, Ceramics and Pottery Classes for kids 5-16 yearsCreative learning for kids

11nov(nov 11)2:00 pm24feb(feb 24)6:00 pmSpring Summer FestivalFree Family Fun

15nov(nov 15)10:30 am06dec(dec 6)12:00 pmThe Autism Advisor Information and Support GroupsA free information and support group for parents and carers of children 0-7 with autism*.

17nov(nov 17)7:00 am24(nov 24)1:00 pmCar Boot SaleCome and grab a bargain!

18nov11:00 am3:00 pmDon't Stop The Music Family Fun Day

22nov(nov 22)10:30 am13dec(dec 13)12:00 pmThe Autism Advisor Information and Support GroupsA free information and support group for parents and carers of children 0-7 with autism*.

29nov(nov 29)10:30 am20dec(dec 20)12:00 pmThe Autism Advisor Information and Support GroupsA free information and support group for parents and carers of children 0-7 with autism*.

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