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Plastic Free July

It's Plastic Free July, which aims to raise awareness of the problems with single-use disposable plastic and challenges people to do something about it. Joining the challenge is quite simple...choose to refuse single-use plastic during July.  There will be over a million+ people worldwide from 130 countries all making a difference to the world. We at Pookipoiga are pretty passionate about our planet and one of our major ideals is to cut down on plastics, both in store and at home. So we had a bit of pow-wow and made some notes on some of our practices in store and at home. Megan loves her beeswax wraps, which not only look and smell fabulous but last for a year and when you're...

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One Voice Fundraiser 24th May 2017 (4-8pm)

It's that time again! The team at Pookipoiga and Nine Yaks are super excited to invite you, your friends, and your family to our annual fundraising and shopping event on May the 24th from 4-8pm. Our nominated charity is the wonderful One Voice (www.onevoice.org), who provide free showering and hygiene facilities for Melbourne's homeless, among many other wonderful services.There are over 105000 homeless Australians, 28000 are under 24 and 17850 under 17. The figures are staggering. One Voice believes that restoring dignity is the first step to restoring people's lives, and with their newest edition; a mobile shower and laundry van powered by solar panels and natural gas, they can reach more homeless in the community and share some much...

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