October 2009: The Mt Wilson Community Fire Forum

The Blue Mountains World Heritage Institute organised a community fire forum for residents of the Mt Wilson region on Saturday 26 September at the Mount Wilson Community Hall. About 35 local residents attended the two-hour forum that shared information about bushfire ecology and management, with a focus on: regeneration of…

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Making Our Mark' Exhibition

Making Our Mark’ Exhibition For National Youth Week 2008 Where: Foyer, Blue Mountains City Council, 2-6 Civic Place, Katoomba, NSW, 2780 When: 9th – 18th April 2008 Hours: 9am – 5pm To help celebrate 2008 National Youth Week in the Blue Mountains, the public was invited to view original lino prints by…

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The Grose Valley Fire Forum

The Grose Valley Fire Forum Saturday 17 February 2007 Mt Tomah, NSW Australia   The Blue Mountains World Heritage Institute organised a forum of representative community members and fire authorities to address issues arising from management of a fire in the Grose Valley in the Blue Mountains in November 2006.…

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Mid Mountains Collaborative Framework

Questionnaire and Workshops Coordinators: Cheryle Yin-Lo this web and Sandy Booth The Blue Mountains World Heritage Institute (BMWHI) was engaged by Blue Mountains City Council (BMCC) to develop a Community-Government Collaborative Framework for the Mid Mountains. The project aimed to involve all interested people and parties in workshops during February-March…

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Lawson Turns on The Bright Lights

Page 19, Blue Mountains Gazette, meet cougars sites 15 March 2006 In Lawson, a bright light has switched on in somebody’s head. South Lawson residents have been given a chance to participate in a community energy-use survey run by the Blue Mountains World Heritage Institute. This survey is part of…

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The 12th Australia New Zealand Systems Society Conference

“Sustaining our Social and Natural Capital”  3rd – 6th indian beautiful brides December 2006 Carrington Hotel, Katoomba, NSW Australia   Conference Attendees – Click to view larger image Co-hosts: Blue Mountains World Heritage Institute Action Learning Action Research and Process Management Association (ALARPM) Society for Organisational Learning (SOLA) Australia ISCE…

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Hawkesbury Community and Landuse Forum

Your Land – Your Lifestyle – Our Hawkesbury Hawkesbury Community and Land Use Forum Sunday 27 August, 2006 University of Western Sydney, Richmond   The Hawkesbury-Nepean Catchment viagracouponcard Area   This forum examined topics associated with ‘managing a property’ in the Hawkesbury, and land use both currently and historically. It…

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Earth Journeys Finish Year on a High

Earth Journeys Finish Year on a High Page 39, Blue Mountains Gazette, 14 December 2005 Click to Enlarge The team from the Blue Mountains’ leading world heritage enviro-cultural education project have finished the year on a high having just been awarded an official ‘Cultural Partnership’ from the Blue Mountains City…

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October 2005: Artistic Workshops Focus on Environment

Page 24, Blue Mountains Gazette, 12 October 2005 Local Indigenous children had the opportunity to participate in special school holiday art workshops held at the Blue Mountains World Heritage Institute (BMWHI) on September 26 and 27. Initiated by BMWHI, the workshops were coordinated by local Aboriginal artists Kim Mooney and…

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