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Goodbye to our Community Lead

The following was written by Natasha Colliver, Pollinators Chairperson. On behalf of the Pollinators Board and Staff, It is with mixed emotions that we say goodbye to our Community Lead, Kirsty Kipling….. I’m sad because Kirsty is such a beautiful person and has impacted on the lives of so many of us in the Pollinators […]

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Sylvia Vella – Coworker Profile

What is your venture?  I have a freelance design agency, known as Bee Box Marketing… websites, graphics, photography and video. I mostly work for small businesses because I get it. I’ve marketed and managed successful businesses in Geraldton for the past 15 years across many industries. What’s inspired your work? I’m inspired by the uniqueness of […]

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Ecotourism Workshop A Real Hit With Locals

Community members packed The Hive earlier this month to hear from experts and have their say about the future of ecotourism at the Houtman Abrolhos Islands. Attendees heard from international tourism expert, Associate Professor David Newsome who shared his knowledge about adequate protected area management and sustainable nature based tourism at seabird breeding sites.  Whilst […]

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Connecting Youths in the Coworking Community

Last week, youths from Training Alliance Group Geraldton joined Pollinators coworkers for a unique networking experience. The group undertaking an Employment Skills Course wanted to connect more with individuals in the community, and network with people they otherwise wouldn’t get the chance to meet. Around a feast of fish and chips on the Geraldton Foreshore, […]

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After Dark In Ancient Rome!

After a sell-out “Scitech After Dark” event in 2017, Scinapse brings you After Dark in Ancient Rome at the Museum of Geraldton on Thursday March 28th. Come and immerse yourself in the new Ancient Rome: The Empire that Shaped the World Touring Exhibition of incredible machines, art and technology. With artefacts, models, catapults, frescoes, armour, weapons, busts, and much more, […]

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For the love of Soil and Human Health

The following article is about one of our long-standing members, Amanda Rowland who has recently become a qualified Bodytalker. Here is her story… Amanda has been writing about regenerative agricultural practices over many years and spent a good part of 2018 investigating soil health and the microbiome. She has been visiting and working with different […]

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‘Honey Highlights’ for Pollinators in 2018

Every year is a “bizzy” one for Pollinators but as time rolls on, we seem to take on more projects, hold more events and grow our Pollinators community. There were many highlights for 2018, one being that Pollinators secured a state government and Lotterywest grant for CreativeHub amenities. CreativeHub continues to edge closer in becoming […]

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Midwest Adventure Tours – Venture Profile

What is your venture?  Midwest Adventure Tours provide visitors to Geraldton with experienced and guided tours within the town and surrounding region. Many tours are available, providing visitors with the option of exploring the history, food & produce, or the natural assets that the Midwest has to offer. We provide tours that attract visitors from […]

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DSM Strata – Venture Profile

What is your venture?  DSM Strata is an innovative provider of professional Strata Management services; Our family owned and operated business currently services the Geraldton local market. A new branch office has been established and will be operating in Perth in 2019. What’s inspired your work?  Our work is inspired by creative and innovative building […]

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Meet our new Learning Lead, Emma Jackson

Who are you? I’m an avid volunteer, scientist and roller derby player. I love to travel and push myself out of my comfort zone. What are you working on?  As Learning Lead, I will be working to create new and inspiring learning opportunities for Pollinators members and the community. From short lunchtime learnings to larger […]

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Sweet Orange Productions – Venture Profile

What is your venture? Sweet Orange Production is a theming and events company specialising in Tropical, Rustic & Nautical themes. We also do weddings, offering the whole package as a celebrant, wedding DJ and of course all the rustic/vintage wedding furniture, lights and gear you need to make your day look amazing! Also, as approved […]

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Glen Coombs – Coworker Profile

What is your venture? Glen has a good understanding of business dynamics ranging from internal control systems, operational management and accounting, then collating this information into practical management reports to drive business performance. Glen’s venture is Gabcor Trading. “GABCOR Trading, your Business Improvement Specialist is now offering affordable mobile business advisory solutions throughout the Mid-West Region.” […]

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Geraldton’s Botanical Garden gets the go-ahead!

Friends of Geraldton Gardens Inc. (FROGGs for short) recently got the go-ahead they were after to start Stage 1 of the Geraldton Botanical Gardens project. Pollinators have been supporting FROGGs on their journey to develop a Botanical Garden at Maitland Park in Geraldton’s CBD, similar to Kings Park but on a much smaller scale. Pollinators […]

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Julie Marchetti Natural Therapies – Venture Profile

What is your venture? Julie Marchetti Natural Therapies – a leading Natural Therapist for Business Owners and Professionals in the area of complementary therapies. I offer support to facilitate your healing and transformation as you discover how complementary therapies can promote healing by working holistically to relax, re-balance and re-energise allowing you to restore physically, […]

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