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Robin Harrison, Binna Burra

I’m a huge supporter of the men’s sheds movement. It’s an excellent, community-nurturing movement and there should be more of them. Those wanting the koalas and other biodiversity in Pottsville to thrive might note the men’s shed movement is helping us living things to thrive.That said, the men’s shed could be anywhere but the koalas and other biodiversity only has ‘there’. Surely, with goodwill on both sides, these universally nurturing people could find a more appropriate location for the shed, and many more besides.

Combine the forces of the men’s shed movement and ‘save the koalas’ for mutual benefit. Who knows what old blokes in sheds might come up with to help. The more the merrier. Human health and wellbeing are as important as that of koalas and biodiversity generally. That is, massively important.

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