Author: Dave Whitfield

Bushcare Round-Up 30th April – 1st May

Dave Whitfield /27 April, 2022

Landcare Saturday – 30th 14:00-17:00 – Bushcare Working Bee – End of Sunshine Ave, Tarragindi Sunday – 1st 07:30-09:30 – BUSHCARE AT LITTLE GUBBERLEY CREEK – Katunga Street Park Site, Kenmore 08:00 – Crosby Road Bushcare working bee – Crosby Rd Park, Bartley’s Hill Reservoir in Hamilton 08:30-10:30 – Bennetts Bush Defenders Working Bee  – Bennett’s Bushland Continue Reading →

Dr Aysin Dedekorkut-Howes

Smart Urban Water interviews

Dave Whitfield /1 December, 2021

On today’s EcoRadio, Dave Whitfield interviewed Dr Aysin Dedkorkut-Howes about her work in Urban Water Management. Dr Aysin Dedekorkut-Howes is a Senior Lecturer of Urban and Environmental Planning at the Griffith School of Engineering and Built Environment and a member of the Cities Research Institute.Her current research focuses on climate change adaptation and urban/disaster resilience, Continue Reading →

Kira and Dave in Studio 1 at 4zzzfm

Week ending 14th November 2021

Dave Whitfield /10 November, 2021

Saturday 13th November 08:00-11:00 – Glindemann Park Working bee – Glindemann Park, Holland Park 14:00-17:00 – Bushcare Working Bee –  Arnwood Place – Annerley 15:30-17:30 – November Bush Care Working Bee – Lagonda Park Bushcare – Annerley Sunday 14th November 07:30-10:30 – Bushcare Working Bee – Planting Day! – Akuna St, Kenmore 07:30-09:30  – Sweeney Continue Reading →

Miner uses tax dollars to fund exploration

Dave Whitfield /14 October, 2021

The Guardian is reporting that the federal government gave a $5 million dollar tax incentive to a gas company exploring the Beetaloo Basin using a scheme that specifically prohibits “prospecting, exploring or drilling activities”. The money was awarded to Empire Energy through the commonwealth’s R&D tax incentive scheme, which is designed to encourage industry to Continue Reading →

Kira and Dave in Studio 1 at 4zzzfm

Week ending October 10th 2021

Dave Whitfield /7 October, 2021

Friday 8th of October 08:30-11:00 – Mackenzie Bushcare Group Working Bee – Mt Petrie Road Reserve, Mackenzie Saturday 9th of October 07:00-09:00 Monthly Gabba Garden Working Bee – Gabba Hill Community Garden – Woolloongaba 08:00-10:00 – Our Beaches Community Dune Planting – Broadbeach – Chelsea ave, Broadbeach 08:00-11:00 Glindemann Park Working bee – Glindemann Park, Continue Reading →