GROWTH DURING A SEASON OF CHALLENGES

GROWTH DURING A SEASON OF CHALLENGES

WYNYARD, TASMANIA Live Well Tasmania volunteers grew more than they anticipated when they began their seedling project with hundreds and hundreds of tiny seeds, soil, and a hothouse. As well as producing hundreds of tomato, vegetable and herb seedlings for local...
BUILDING UP IN TASSIE

BUILDING UP IN TASSIE

HOBART, TASMANIA An innovative training program for young jobs seekers has two young Tasmanians now ready to tackle new challenges in the construction industry. The Build Up Tassie Community Project is a targeted employment and training program for young people at...
MANY PARTS CREATE COMMUNITY

MANY PARTS CREATE COMMUNITY

WARWICK, QUEENSLAND Some people reckon Warwick’s community is  nurtured through the activities in the local parks and playgrounds and others see it through the dedication of Australia Post posties, keeping locals connected to the wider world. But all the contributors...
SOCIAL GARDENING

SOCIAL GARDENING

SOUTH HOBART, TASMANIA In 2018, Tasmanian Archbishop Julius Porteous called out to the Tasmanian community to look to how it could work together to address homelessness. CatholicCare Tasmania, along with the South Hobart Catholic Parish and Centrecare Evolve Housing...
REHABILITATING THE TALL TREE FORESTS

REHABILITATING THE TALL TREE FORESTS

LUDLOW, WESTERN AUSTRALIA A group of 40 children and adults came together in the southwest of Western Australia in early July to help restore some of the last surviving tall tree forests in the world. These trees, eucalyptus known as Tuarts, are in in the Ludlow Tuart...
2020: A YEAR IN REVIEW

2020: A YEAR IN REVIEW

Highways and Byways – a Community of Service is pleased to release its final report on its 2020 Small Grants Program – Nourishing our Land and Our Communities – showcasing the efforts and achievements of its funding recipients nation-wide. Seventeen grants...