Environment and geography

The Sustainable House Handbook The Sustainable House Handbook

The Sustainable House Handbook

The Sustainable House Handbook: How to plan and build an affordable, energy-efficient and waterwi...

The Sustainable House Handbook: How to plan and build an affordable, energy-efficient and waterwise home for the futureJosh Burne 'The Sustainable House Handbook' is your comprehensive guide to building an affordable, eco-friendly and energy- plus water-efficient green home for the future. In this book, sustainability expert and Gardening Australia presenter Josh Byrne takes readers through the process of planning a 10-Star rated high-performance home according to the Australian Nationwide Ho...

$39.95

Fire Country

Fire Country

Fire Country: How Indigenous Fire Management Could Help Save AustraliaVictor Steffensen Delving d...

Fire Country: How Indigenous Fire Management Could Help Save AustraliaVictor Steffensen Delving deep into the Australian landscape and the environmental challenges we face, 'Fire Country' is a powerful account from Indigenous land management expert Victor Steffensen on how the revival of cultural burning practices, and improved 'reading' of country, could help to restore our land. From a young age, Victor has had a passion for traditional cultural and ecological knowledge. This was further de...

$29.95

Waste Not Waste Not

Waste Not

Waste Not: Make a Big Difference by Throwing Away LessErin Rhoads "This is a much-needed guideboo...

Waste Not: Make a Big Difference by Throwing Away LessErin Rhoads "This is a much-needed guidebook from a true agent of change." - Sarah Wilson The one book you need to reduce waste at home and in everyday life. We need to talk about waste. Shrink-wrapped vegies, disposable coffee cups, clothes and electronics designed to be upgraded every year: we are surrounded by stuff that we often use once and then throw away. Globally, many individual households produce enough rubbish to fill a three-be...

$29.95

World Heritage Sites of Australia World Heritage Sites of Australia

World Heritage Sites of Australia

Peter Valentine, foreword by Peter Garrett Visitors to Australia marvel when they see the places ...

Peter Valentine, foreword by Peter Garrett Visitors to Australia marvel when they see the places recognised by the United Nations as World Heritage. From the ancient, pristine temperate rainforests in the south to the massive escarpments and tropical wetlands in the north, they are dazzling in their ecological complexity and the record they offer of life on this planet and the human experience in Australia. Peter Valentine presents Australia's 19 World Heritage sites in a magnificent tribute ...

$49.95

Dark Emu

Dark Emu

Dark Emu: Aboriginal Australia and the Birth of AgricultureBruce Pascoe 'Dark Emu' argues for a ...

Dark Emu: Aboriginal Australia and the Birth of AgricultureBruce Pascoe 'Dark Emu' argues for a reconsideration of the 'hunter-gatherer' tag for pre-colonial Aboriginal Australians and attempts to rebut the colonial myths that have worked to justify dispossession. Accomplished author Bruce Pascoe provides compelling evidence from the diaries of early explorers that suggests that systems of food production and land management have been blatantly understated in modern retellings of early Abori...

$22.95

The Story of Trees The Story of Trees

The Story of Trees

The Story of Trees: And How They Changed the Way We LiveKevin Hobbs and David West 'The Story of ...

The Story of Trees: And How They Changed the Way We LiveKevin Hobbs and David West 'The Story of Trees' takes the reader on a visual journey from some of the earliest known tree species on our planet to the latest fruit cultivars. The chosen trees have all had a profound effect on the planet and humankind. Starting with the Ginkgo biloba, fossils of which date back 270 million years, we learn about how trees came to be integral to the development of our species, and how specific trees have be...

$49.95

Tummy Troubles

Tummy Troubles

Nandi Chinna and Rebecca Maddern, Illustrated by Ji Min Trouble lies ahead for the wildlife of Ki...

Nandi Chinna and Rebecca Maddern, Illustrated by Ji Min Trouble lies ahead for the wildlife of Kings Park when they snack on peoples food rather than their own bush tucker. Follow the adventures of Pobblebonk the frog, Chatsy the Raven and friends in this special Kings Park story. This book is part of a series of Kings Park story books and is exclusive to Aspects. All books feature wildlife characters who live in Kings Park and include gentle conservation messages designed to help kids learn ...

$9.95

Squiggle and Squirm

Squiggle and Squirm

Nandi Chinna and Rebecca Maddern, Illustrated by Ji Min The story of a special wiggly worm. It ta...

Nandi Chinna and Rebecca Maddern, Illustrated by Ji Min The story of a special wiggly worm. It takes a special group of friends to convince Jelly Belly the Worm that she is just as clever as they are. Meet Jelly Belly, Mummy Wood Duck, Tickles the Lizard and their wildlife friends in this Kings Park story. This book is part of a series of Kings Park story books and is exclusive to Aspects. All books feature wildlife characters who live in Kings Park and include gentle conservation messages de...

$9.95

Singing in the Rain Singing in the Rain

Singing in the Rain

Nandi Chinna and Rebecca Maddern, Illustrated by Ji Min One hot summer, the wildlife of Kings Par...

Nandi Chinna and Rebecca Maddern, Illustrated by Ji Min One hot summer, the wildlife of Kings Park are feeling worried when they begin to run out of water. But wait... could that be a raindrop falling? Follow the adventure of Bounce the Kangaroo, Pobblebonk the Frog and friends in this special Kings Park story. This book is part of a series of Kings Park story books and is exclusive to Aspects. All books feature wildlife characters who live in Kings Park and include gentle conservation messag...

$12.95

Banksia Woodlands

Banksia Woodlands

Banksia Woodlands: A Restoration Guide for the Swan Coastal PlainJason C. Stevens, Deanna P. Roki...

Banksia Woodlands: A Restoration Guide for the Swan Coastal PlainJason C. Stevens, Deanna P. Rokich, Vernon J. Newton, Russell L. Barrett and Kingsley W. Dixon (editors) Banksia woodlands represent an important part of the rich fabric of Southwest Australia’s biodiversity. Their close proximity to the sprawling Perth Metropolitan Region has seen losses of 60% of woodland lost in areas with many of the remnants under increasing threats from processes associated with fragmentation. Integrating ...

$45.00