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Happy 2nd Birthday

Happy 2nd Birthday

Tuesday 14th August 2012, 10:00am

Doesn't that cake look delicious?  It's fit for human consumption but I wouldn't recommend this liver and bacon cake I baked for the dogs' birthday last year.  Sally and Diesel's birthdays are four days apart so any excuse to have friends and family over for...

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Second Wave

Second Wave

Thursday 9th August 2012, 3:49pm

Diesel is a good-looking ambassador for Poo Power! but his inability to talk (and lack of opposable thumbs) limits what he can do to help out.  So, it falls to me - the "hoomin" - to pick up the slack.

So after June's media whirlwind I was able to focus on s...

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Poo Power! at Bioenergy Australia

Poo Power! at Bioenergy Australia

Wednesday 25th July 2012, 11:47am

Poo Power! is proud to announce that Duncan Chew will be a speaker at the forthcoming 2012 Bioenergy Australia Conference which will be held on 26-27 November at the Sebel & Citigate Albert Park hotel in Melbourne, Victoria.

Duncan Chew will be presenting h...

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Poo Power! needs you

Poo Power! needs you

Saturday 14th July 2012, 1:37pm

Poo Power! is a Public Engagement with Science (PES) / Informal Science Education (ISE) project expected to launch in Summer 2012/13.  Funded by Inspiring Australia's 'Unlocking Australia's Potential' program, we're looking for a science communicator who can...

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Let's run with this!

Let's run with this!

Sunday 8th July 2012, 12:00am

Diesel is an energetic boy. When we’re out for walks he’s not happy unless the lead is fully extended, as you saw in the Leader Newspaper photos, and that's how I'm feeling with the project pulling me along enthusiastically.

These photos are available on NewsP...

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I’m ready for my close up

I’m ready for my close up

Wednesday 27th June 2012, 6:05pm

Monday was a big day for me.  Not only was it an unexpected media whirlwind but I had an appointment with my orthopaedic surgeon, the esteemed Professor Peter Choong, for my 24 month review.  As a cancer survivor there is a big focus on these milestones and...

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Turn up the radio!

Turn up the radio!

Wednesday 27th June 2012, 5:00pm

When I got up on Monday morning around 8am I found I had 10 missed calls, 3 SMSs and an email.  How did I sleep though my phone?!  (My ring tone is Moby’s Extreme Ways)

Well it was 3AW and 774 ABC Melbourne calling wanting a morning interview for their breakfa...

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Diesel powered!

Diesel powered!

Wednesday 27th June 2012, 12:00am

Have you seen news this week?  It was pretty hard to miss...

Two weeks ago after sending out my media releases, I heard back from Paula Maud from the Leader Community Newspapers who loved the story and decided to pick it up.  (I apologise in advance for any u...

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About Diesel

Diesel

Diesel is an inspiration. Plus he makes some of the poo. Diesel is proof that one pooch can make a difference.

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  • Yarra Energy Foundation
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