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Earthworker training camp

In March 2017, Earthworker held a Training Camp at Wurrruk’an, a beautiful eco-village in Moe, in the Gunai district of Gippsland. This was a great opportunity for new and experienced Earthworker members to come together, share stories and develop plans...
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Meet the organisers (Part 1) Tom Reddington!

Meet organiser Tom Reddington and hear what he’s been up to, including an inspiring encounter in the Latrobe Valley [1min 30sec] Since filming, Tom has been offered a position at APHEDA. We are sad to see him go and wish him all the best with the new...
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Getting it made in Morwell

Momentum is growing behind our worker-owned factory in the Latrobe Valley – Tom Reddington and Eleanor Coffey The solar-hot water factory project has been making strides in the right direction since we moved our manufacturing equipment to its new...
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It’s a long way to the mop

Eleanor Coffey talks about the process of setting up Redgum Cleaners Cooperative, an Earthworker-affiliated worker-owned cleaning service which hopes to launch in Melbourne this year. “From little things big things grow” is the spirit that weaves...
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Year in review: Looking back on 2015

Just Transitions Tour, Christiana Figueres endorsement, Everlast factory buyout & establishment of Eureka’s Future Workers Cooperative, and the #GiveTanks crowdfund campaign made 2015 an action packed year! We take a look back at the year that was....
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First Social Justice Installation

Earthworker Completes First (of many) Social Justice Solar Hot Water Installation August 11, 2014 The Earthworker Cooperative, Father Bob Maguire, together with ACTU President Ged Kearney, launched the first installation of a solar hot water unit in a...
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