2014

Length: (20 mins.) ... Date: (Jan 2014) ... Source: https://youtu.be/C1WSkXWSJac


How well do you know your neighbours? Suburban life is often isolating and rarely a true community experience. This is not the case in Hulbert Street, Perth, Australia.

Take a Street and Build a Community

A hippy school teacher who started an urban movement

"I'd rather beg for forgiveness than ask for permission ... "

Shani Graham: helped lead a sustainable-living revolution that ultimately resulted in strong neighbourly relationships, the fences pulled down and the establishment of a street festival. In this talk, she explains how it happened.

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WISH LIST - Location: Paeroa, NZ. The requirements below are located within 4-12 kilometres of Paeroa town centre. Our housing: 4-bedroom house with attached cottage; warm, quiet, private, with sunny garden area and 4-24 healthy fruit trees; Our covered areas: 1 double garage; 1 drive-in workshop (84-124 square metres); 2 storage sheds (each 48-96 square metres); 1 green house (48-124 square metres, working); Our land: 4-12 hectares of fertile, sheltered, well-drained, well-fenced, gently sloping farmland.

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