Grant applications are now open for the 2017 Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. If you’re 18-35, this is your chance to apply for a grant of up to $22,000 to fund your project on an innovative or emerging scientific issue that will benefit Australia’s primary industries


Designed for emerging water leaders at the project to middle management level, thehelps participants to develop the abilities they need to exert influence, drive change and advance challenging integrated water management projects.


Scholarships available only for domestic candidates: Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and New Zealand citizens.

Full-tuition scholarships for part-time/distance or full-time study of the MIWM program at The University of Queensland (UQ). Apply by 1 November 2016.

The International WaterCentre (IWC) is currently offering several scholarships for water professionals in Australia to study thenext year.


Remaining Courses for 2016 are filling fast

Module E: Risk Based Site Assessment 14 - 16 September

Module F: Remediation Principles and Closure 9 – 11 November


Recently Bioswales, Bioretention Ponds and Rain Gardens have been constructed primarily for treating urban stormwater and for landscaping enhancements. Naturally, these new-look urban wetlands require careful design, effective construction, appropriate planting and continued maintenance.

If you want to embrace these challenges and learn more about the latest concepts, techniques and tools around these systems, this two-day workshop is just for you.


What we teach:

We teach how to write clearly and succinctly, without sacrificing scientific accuracy.

We teach you how to get your thoughts down clearly and how to increase your efficiency as a writer. We teach how to write and design documents according to audience (e.g. industry, peer review), purpose (e.g. monitoring report, journal article) and the type of research or project problem that needs to be solved.


safesearch are the facilitators of the asia pacific Workplace Wellbeing Think Tank and invite all interested individuals and corporations to participate. The Think Tank provides thought leadership, continuing education and networking for health, safety and wellbeing professionals.

This is a membership only forum and the only one of its kind across corporate Australia. The Workplace Wellbeing Think Tank is led by the safesearch practice.


Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Sustainability Reporting Process Workshops –

Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Brisbane

Reporting your organisation’s environmental, social and economic performance can help you to benchmark your performance against your peers, foster greater accountability, and lead your organisation to greater levels of transparency.

ZOOiD’s two day intensive Certified Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Sustainability Reporting Process workshop will teach you how to apply the GRI’s sustainability reporting framework to your reporting so that you can produce a world class sustainability report.

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Man has attached monetary value to every object, including the very land that we stand on. There is value attached to the water in our streams, the fruit that grows on our trees and the animals that graze in our paddocks.