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Mangrove ReefBlitz Events

Mangrove ReefBlitz Events

The Cairns & Far North Environment Centre are excited to be teaming up with Mangrove Watch, Djunnunji Land & Sea Rangers and others to deliver some exciting mangrove related events on the 29th – 30th October as a part of the...

Notice of 2016 Annual General Meeting (AGM)

The Cairns & Far North Environment Centre AGM 2016 Thursday 20th October at 6.30pm Cominos House, 27-29 Greenslopes St, North Cairns It’s not all business though! Please join us for refreshments and good company in the gardens of Cominos House following the...

DIY: Almond Milk

You’ll need: 1 cup almonds 4 cups water Colander Blender Muslin cloth or teatowel for straining Method Soak almonds overnight in water Strain soaked water and rinse almonds Place in blender and add 4 cups of water Blend until smooth and creamy Strain blended...

Plastic Free Bathroom & Sanitary Products

Here’s a few links to some plastic free companies that you can order from online Toilet paper: Who Gives a Crap sell plastic free toilet paper that is delivered to you door. The paper is 100% recyclable and half of their profits are donated to water aid. Beauty...

How to make your own insect repellent

Ingredients: Coconut oil Eucalyptus oil Tea tree oil Citronella oil Instructions: For a 25ml bottle of repellent: fill 90% with coconut oil. Add 5 drops of citronella, 2 drops of eucalypt and 2 drops of tea tree – voila! The coconut oil moisterises the skin,...