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Why I Love Nature In Australia 2014























Why I Love Nature

Whether you support The Nature Conservancy by giving time, money or knowledge, chances are you share our passion for nature.


Each person in The Nature Conservancy’s online community has a story about why they love nature.

Rachel Fustow and Madi Johnson love nature for several reasons. From breathtaking views to calming moments, there are so many great reasons to get outside and be active in nature.

Read their story below and then share your own story to inspire others! 

 

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Why Rachel Loves Nature...

 

Nature Australia: What is it about nature that you love?  

Rachel: The amazing variation of landscapes, animals, trees and plant life, and the sense of calm and peace it inspires.

Nature Australia: What is your favorite thing to do in nature and why?

Rachel: Nothing beats a hike up to a vantage point, as it’s tiring and hard work, but so worth it when you get to the top and see the view!

Nature Australia: What is your advice to someone who isn’t active enjoying the outdoors today? How can they easily get started?

Rachel: Just get on down to the beach! You can swim, surf, go for a paddle or have fun building sand castles… we have some of the most amazing coastline in the world in Australia, so get out there and enjoy it!

 

Why Madi Loves Nature...

 

Nature Australia: What is it about nature that you love?

Madi: The little glimpses you get of it in an urban environment. 

Nature Australia: What is it about nature that you love?

Madi: Going for walks and taking a book to read in the shade, particularly on a windy day!  

Nature Australia: What is it about nature that you love?

Madi: Small steps – change something small in your daily routine which brings you in touch with nature, walk through the park or take the neighbour’s dog out.     

 

 


 

Read more stories from across the globe and then share your own story to inspire others as you have inspired us! You can also visit The Nature Conservancy in Australia's Facebook page for excellent photos and stories about Australia's natural beauty.