A small primary school is offering an alternative to the mainstream and its teachers say at the end of the day their students do not want to go home.
An upcoming NSW forestry agreement could intensify logging in an area described as a 'global treasure', so a young Coffs Harbour hinterland boy wants industry to come clean about its impacts.
The private car is the default transport option for many busy Australian families. This reduces physical activity and increases greenhouse gas emissions, with unhealthy results for the children being ferried and for the environment, write Hulya Gilbert, Andrew Allan, Carolyn Whitzman and Johannes Pieters.
A Brisbane school goes "off grid", saying it is the first in Australia to rely entirely on renewables to continuously power a classroom.
In Paola Guerrero's speeches to youngsters, she asks if they are valiente (brave) enough to help save the planet. The Colombian physicist told Andrew J Wight how she found herself at the end of the Earth, reading 800 children's letters to penguins.
Savannah Guides are helping travellers in northern parts of Australia enjoy a more immersive, eco-friendly experience.
Many of us choose to buy "eco-friendly" household products to minimise our environmental footprint. But are brands labelled "green" or "eco-friendly" really more sustainable than others?
People living on Victoria's south-west coastline are reporting dead or dying barn owls at record rates. They want to know what is killing their native birds.
A decision to reject two controversial mining applications on a far north Queensland cattle station owned by the Government is good news for the Great Barrier Reef, the state's Environment Minister says.