Episode 1 : Plastic Free
Anyone else got “plastic guilt”? In this first episode of six, we listen in on a chat about reducingplastic and even going plastic free in Launceston, between Suzanne Derry and Trish Heausler(pronouced Hoys-ler). You’ll hear about a pretty special bag making project and learn more about amug mounta…
Episode 2 : To Market
What’s so special about farmer’s markets? Rather a lot, it turns out. This episode, Launceston’sHarvest Market managers chat all things community and food with Suzanne Derry as she exploreswhat’s behind this amazing weekly market gathering.
Episode 3 : Community Farming
Does it matter where and how we grow and buy our food? This episode, new Launceston resident,Suzanne Derry drives out to two regional farms to talk pig farming and organic veggie growing withtwo farmers who explain that a community of customers matters.
Episode 4 : Re Use
Is there a life for our clothes and furniture beyond us? This episode Suzanne Derry talks to twopowerhouses of second hand and ends up in a tip shop. Learn about how local sales of secondhand fashion at “My Closet Market” could stem fashion waste and bring people together, and hearhow the City Miss…
Episode 5 : Green Waste Community
Have you ever experienced green waste bin envy? Suzanne Derry has, and this episode she is offto talk to Launceston Council about their massive composting initiative and how they’ve reachedout to their local community to engage on sustainability at grass roots. And you’ll hear about a skillscafe an…
Episode 6 : Design
Is “design” just for the privileged few? And what does it have to do with sustainability? Thisepisode, Suzanne Derry explores how the way things are designed, made and used can contributeto a more sustainable community in Launceston.