An update for Sustainable Neighbourhood volunteers
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Meet Jeff Angel

Don't miss this opportunity to hear from Jeff Angel - a well known environmental campaigner and author.
Jeff will be discussing the politics of green economics and environmental action at home and work.
Join the West Wallsend District Sustainable Neighbourhood Group for this special event.

More information and session details.

Happy National Volunteer Week!

Thank you for making a difference.

National Volunteer week is a time to celebrate the volunteers powering our community - that's you!

Help us celebrate by joining your fellow Sustainable Neighbours on 15 May, or by nominating a volunteer hero near you.

Upcoming Sustainable Neighbourhood events

12-18 May - National Volunteer Week

Thursday 15 May - Sharing our Success Stories

Saturday 17 May - Fire Retardant Garden - Open Day at Toronto Fire Station

Sunday 25 May - Southlake EcoHealth Expo

Tuesday 27 May - Jeff Angel from the Total Environment Centre at the West Wallsend Sustainable Neighbourhood Group meeting

Visit our website for details of these and other upcoming events. 

Learn from your fellow experts

Have you booked yet for this Thursday evening's 'Sharing our Success Stories'?  Learn about local projects to stop littering, raise money, and run a suburb-wide garage sale, and find out how your group could do it too.

Please let us know if you are coming, so that we have enough seats.  Contact us on 4921 0117 or

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Wake-Up Call is Awake’s monthly e-zine focused on the psychology of sustainability.  Awake provides psychology-based tools and services which support organisations and communities to develop a culture of sustainability.
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Do you have a project or idea you think other Sustainable Neighbourhood volunteers around Lake Macquarie would be interested in? Email us at and we can include it in the next edition.

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