Wildflower Season – spring has finally sprung!

Last Sunday I managed to escape the house and go for a walk in my local reserve to learn about biodiversity in my area and to see the wondrous native flowers in full bloom now that spring has finally sprung! It feels like winter went on forever this year. The bush reserve is only ten…

Losing our Census: what does it mean for you and me?

I’ve just read a number of news articles on the possibility of the Australian Government saving a shit load of money (hundreds of millions) by cutting or changing the Australian Bureau of Statistics Census of Population and Housing. Now before you all start saying “hooray, I don’t have to complete that stupid survey form every…