Category Archives: SEED

A new SEEDling

Taking the reins and attempting to fill the void left by Linda for the rest of the year is myself, Tom Colcott. I am a teacher from a varied background and have spent 8 years teaching at Zoos Victoria and 4 years at Somers School Camp on the Mornington Peninsula so I’ve no doubt crossed…

SEED Upcycling Challenge!

We are challenging students in the North East to be creative and get involved in upcycling something from home. All of the information schools require to participate, including a teacher resource and student online video that introduces them to the challenge, are here on the SEED website. There are prizes involved too!! There are also lots of…

Tidy Towns – Sustainable Communities 2019 Awards Finalists

The SEED Student Environment Day held in Beechworth in May 2019 is now a finalist in the Keep Australia Beautiful Sustainable Communities Award in the category of Community Government Partnership.  This event, which is run through a partnership between North East Waste & Resource Recovery Group and North East Catchment Management Authority was supported by…

Beechworth Student Environment Day

Baarmutha Park in Beechworth hosted the 40th Student Environment Day event on a cold, but rain-free May 9th for around 200 students from the Indigo Shire area. This was the first time this event has been held in Beechworth and the participation rate was excellent. Participating schools were Beechworth PS, Beechworth Montessori School, St. Joseph’s…