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True Green Life Book Launch & Crimes Against Nature Film Preview

Sydney 30 April 2009

Photos from the launch of True Green Life: 200 ideas to make your life greener in every way

Book launch by ABC Broadcaster, Robyn Williams, address by Ian Kiernan AO, Chairman, Clean Up Australia

The new addition to the True Green range was
 launched with the Australian premiere of the extraordinary
hard-hitting and refreshingly candid nonfiction feature film, Crimes Against Nature.
The film details the systematic dismantling of America’s environmental
laws and policies by the Bush administration and its corporate cronies.

   
   

True Green Kids wins top US science prize – AAAS Award.

Chicago, 13 February 2009
     
     
     
     
     

True Green Kids book launch
 Here are some of the photos from the True Green Kids Launch,
with special guest The Hon. Peter Garrett, Minister for the Environment,
Heritage and the Arts, held at GORDON WEST PUBLIC SCHOOL, Minister
Garrett’s old school.

 


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True Green Kids, launched at Gordon West Public School.
(L-R:
Back Row. Kim McKay, Belinda Bolliger, Ian Kiernan (Clean Up
Australia), Jim Huckerby (Principal), the Hon. Peter Garrett, Jenny
Bonnin.
L-R: Front Row. Annabel, Alicia Goh, Ella, Maddie, Lachlan, Mitchell, Tom, Stevie & Riley)


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Minister Peter Garrett is welcomed to Gordon West Public by the School Captains.


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Guests enter the special assembly held for the launch of True Green Kids.


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Special Guests onstage, singing the national anthem with the school.
(L-R:
Jim Huckerby (Principal), The Hon. Peter Garrett, P&C President,
Mayor of Kuringai, Ian Kiernan AO,Belinda Bollinger, Kim McKay &
Jenny Bonnin)


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The Hon. Peter Garrett addresses assembly and launches the True Green Kids book.


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Minister Garrett’s captivated audience, the students of Gordon West Public.


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Ian Kiernan addresses school and encourages kids to ‘help save the planet’.


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A special thank you from a student for Mr Kiernan who is“more than just a face on google”


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Kim McKay & Jenny Bonnin thank the school and provide words of encouragement to ‘our future’.


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Checking out the exciting and colourful new book True Green Kids.


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“There we are…” The kids featured in True Green Kids show Minister Garrett the book.


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Minister Garrett gets a ‘thumbs up’ from cover boy Lachie.


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Our cover boy, Lachie, escorts Minister Garrett from the school,
with proud mother (Marian, the creative genius behind the design of the
book) looking on in the background.

** Photography by Patrick Riviere – Press Photographer

True Green @ Work Book Launch

Here are some photos from the True Green @ Work Launch, held at CAFE SYDNEY!

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Kim and Jenny at Customs House Fore Court  (L-R) Kim McKay and Jenny Bonnin at Customs House Forecourt, behind
the perfect desk; laptops use less power than a desktop, pens made from
recycled plastics and cornstarch bioplastic, recycled paper, glasses of
water, an indoor plant, a compact fluorescent light, solar-powered
battery charger for rechargeable batteries, and a tray for reusing paper
for notes.
Kim and Jenny with the Honda Civic Hybrid  (L-R) Jenny Bonnin & Kim McKay with Honda’s Civic
Hybrid. Hybrid vehicles are much better for the environment. Be
part of the solution, not the problem!
the Hon. Bob Carr  The Hon. Bob Carr, who is passionate about the environment, launched True Green @ Work!
the Hon. Bob Carr reads True Green @ Work  The Hon. Bob Carr reads from True Green @ Work.
Molly Harriss Olson  Molly Harriss Olson, Convenor of the National Business Leaders Forum on Sustainable Development, who spoke at the launch.
Ian Kiernan of Clean Up  Ian Kiernan, of Clean Up, who also spoke at the launch.
Kim McKay  Kim McKay, True Green.
Jenny Bonnin  Jenny Bonnin, True Green.
the Hon. Bob Carr, Jenny Bonnin, Kim McKay and Ian Kiernan AO, OAM  (L-R) The Hon. Bob Carr, Jenny Bonnin, Kim McKay and Ian Kiernan AO, OAM.
Marian Kyte Jenny Bonnin Kim McKay Tim Wallace  (L-R) Marian Kyte (True Green @ Work’s brilliant designer), Jenny
Bonnin, Kim McKay & True Green @ Work’s equally brilliant writer and
business journalist, TIm Wallace.
Our fabulous launch breakfast @ CAFE SYDNEY  Our fabulous launch breakfast @ CAFE SYDNEY!
CAFE SYDNEY has fantastic natural light during the day!  CAFE SYDNEY has fantastic natural light!
CAFE SYDNEY Breakfast  The design of CAFE SYDNEY incorporates glass that allows good natural lighting while guests enjoy coffee and strawberries.
Jenny with Guests  (L-R) Jenny Bonnin (2nd from left) with some of our wonderful
guests, including the former NSW Premier, the Hon. Bob Carr (3rd from
left) and Molly Harriss Olson, Convenor of the National Business Leaders
Forum on Sustainable Development (4th from left).
Kim with Guests  (L-R) Kim McKay (2nd from left) with more of our guests, including Ian Kiernan, AO, OAM, of Clean Up (3rd from left).