Rock climbing boulders towards Tokyo 2020

Rock climbing boulders towards Tokyo 2020

Rock climbing is on its way to becoming a part of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Despite a bid failing in 2013, the sport secured a second chance after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) introduced reforms in 2014 that allow the host city to add sports that are...
International Compost Awareness Week turns 10

International Compost Awareness Week turns 10

International Composting Awareness Week Australia (ICAW) is marking a major milestone with a series of activities and events designed to increase awareness for the importance of composting. ICAW turns 10 this week, and its message remains unchanged – composting...
The women who smashed the steel gates

The women who smashed the steel gates

The big screen is about to showcase a seldom seen slice of Australian industrial and political history. The short film, The Women Who Were Never There, recounts the 1973 protest where Illawarra women chained themselves to the front gates of BHP to fight for the right...
6 times hashtag activism broke the internet

6 times hashtag activism broke the internet

Hashtag activism is a term coined by media outlets which refers to the use of Twitter’s hashtags for internet activism. As Twitter celebrates its 10th birthday this week we take a look at some of the most popular examples of hashtag activism.