If you share my passion for sustainable living, then let’s talk. There are many options for working with Gippsland Unwrapped and I want to make a difference!

Email me at tammyl@gippslandunwrapped.com to begin the conversation and receive a quote.

What is Gippsland Unwrapped? 

Gippsland Unwrapped is Tammy Logan’s personal blog promoting plastic and waste free living, personal empowerment in a consumerist culture, re-skilling for lower environmental impact, families, community, local and ethical produce and products, slow living, protection of and connection to nature, and other aspects of living sustainably.

Tammy Logan is based in Gippsland in regional Victoria, Australia. Tammy combines nearly 20 years of qualifications and experience in natural resource management and community engagement with her dairy farming roots to deliver practical sustainable living solutions. Through Gippsland Unwrwapped, Tammy wants to prove that living sustainably results in a more meaningful life and that individuals are a strong force for positive change.

About Tammy Logan

Tammy has a Bachelor of Science (Conservation Biology and Ecology) with Honours, a Graduate Certificate in Sciences Communication, a Diploma of Project Management, and is a graduate of the Gippsland Community Leadership Program. She has also completed on-the-job courses in adult learning, facilitation, supervisory management, waste wise events, community based social marketing, sponsorship, volunteer management and indigenous cultural heritage.

Tammy has worked in environmental community engagement roles for the West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority, Gippsland Climate Change Network, Baw Baw Sustainability Network, and South Gippsland Shire Council. As a passionate, altruistic and motivated individual who loves to operate at the grassroots level, Tammy also has a long history of volunteerism which includes five weeks as a wildlife research assistant in South Africa, Founder and Coordinator of the annual Poowong Pickers Festival Garage Sale Trail since 2012, Founder and Coordinator of the Poowong Produce Swap 2010 – 2014, and significant input into sustainability projects at her children’s school and kindergarten. Tammy’s input into her local kindergarten was recognised with a McArthur Early Childhood Volunteer of the Year Awards Special Mention in 2015 and winning the ResourceSmart Early Childhood Service of the Year 2014!

Speaking and Appearances

Compliment your sustainability program with an inspiring presentation from plastic free and zero waste living advocate, Tammy Logan, to learn how it is possible to live with far less plastic and waste than you might have thought possible. Tammy will share simple tips and honest stories about how her family of two adults and two children living in regional Victoria have significantly reduced their household rubbish.

Presentations will be catered to your needs (topics and times are flexible) and audiences may include but are not limited to:

  • early childhood groups
  • schools
  • universities
  • community education centres & neighbourhood houses
  • community groups
  • not for profit organisations
  • local government & other agencies
  • businesses
  • industry conferences
Smarter Living Workshop Series
City of Whitehorse Smarter Living Series

Testimonial from Ashley Jane, Queensland:

Morning Tammy. I came to your talk on Tuesday night and just wanted to thank you for sharing your insight with us and inspiring and motivating me to work towards a waste free lifestyle. As a result I have started to adopt new little habits and journal about ideas for future lifestyle changes I can be making. I’ve picked up a second hand compost bin and am really excited to get that started. It’s encouraging to see a normal woman with a normal family and household doing extraordinary things that really are achievable by absolutely anyone. That was a big take home message for me. So again, thank you, just wanted you to know I appreciate your talk and look forward to learning many new tips from you in the future.”

Examples of speaking and appearance collaborations include:

For more examples of speaking engagements, workshops, and appearances undertaken, please visit the events page.

Appearances

Could your event be enhanced by an appearance from a well-known, liked and trusted sustainable living influencer? If you would like Tammy to take part in your event, please email to discuss your ideas.

Writing

Sponsored Blog & Social Media Posts

A sponsored blog post or social media post is where you pay a fee for a post on Gippsand Unwrapped to raise awareness about a particular issue, solution, product or service. Please note, the topic must provide value for readers. As outlined in the Disclosure Statement Tammy will not blog about things which are not a good fit with her lifestyle or the values promoted through Gippsland Unwrapped. The post is written by Tammy and you do not have the opportunity to review the post before it is published. All views and opinions expressed on Gippsland Unwrapped are those of Tammy Logan’s. The benefit to you is that you have access to a large and highly engaged audience.

Here is one example of a sponsored post: Landcarers Join The War Against Waste

Custom Publications

Tammy is able to write feature articles for a variety of publications including blogs, newsletters, newspapers, and online and print magazines. Please send your brief for consideration. Examples of where Tammy’s writing has appeared include:

Consulting

Tammy can help you plan a waste wise event or visit your home or business to help you find practical solutions for reducing your waste or waste related to your business.

Do you have another project you think Tammy can help with? Please contact to discuss your needs and receive a quote.

Ambassadorships & Other

Collaboration is key to making a difference so if you have an idea you think will suit Tammy or Gippsland Unwrapped, please don’t hesitate to start the conversation. I am open to discussing a range of partnership arrangements.

Tammy has been an ambassador for the National Garage Sale Trail and  Plastic Free July since 2015. In 2018 she has taken on the role of Sustainability Association Ambassador for the Association of Sustainability in Business Inc.

 

 

Looking forward to working with you!

Tammy
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15 thoughts

  1. Hi Tammy, Have just seen the Daily Mail article and saw butter in parchment wrap behind your home made yogurt, then on your web page noticed the article on teflon and silicon baking sheets. I just use the parchment wrap to grease baking containers or as a liner for trays and loaf tins etc. – butter side up. After finishing the butter, just fold and store parchment in the fridge till needed.

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    1. Thanks Nola, I did discover this reuse option for the butter paper recently so now I do keep it in the fridge for these uses. It’s one of those things that I can’t believe I didn’t think of earlier! Thanks for the tip👍🏻

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  2. Hi Tammy,
    I am Gippsland’s Coastcare facilitator with DELWP. Our next edition of our e-magazine, Coastline, due out shortly, is focussing on the issues surrounding marine debris. Just wondering if you would like to contribute an article about how families and households can do their bit by ‘acting locally’ to reduce waste – and plastics in particular. And it would be great to discuss possibilities for future collaboration. Bruce Atkin, Coastcare Victoria

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  3. I came across your blog while researching ways to further reduce waste (my New Year’s Resolution!) It inspired me to create a Facebook group for Kiwis to support each other, as I’m in NZ. Just wanted to say thanks for sharing and I am on the lookout to see what options we have here in NZ for contact lenses etc. I’ll be following you from now on!

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  4. I’d love some ideas on what to line larger garbage bins with – bigger than the kitchen tidy but not wheelie bin size. The size all our rubbish bins used to be pre wheelie bins. Newspapers are great for my kitchen bin but too small these days for this sized bin. I researched online & found bags made from cassava but the minimum order was 5,000!! I’m not sure I or my friends and family would live long enough to use that number!! Thanks Tammy.

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  5. Hi Tammy, Greetings from West Chester, PA USA. We are launching a plastic free campaign in our town and looking for a logo. May we use your turtle for plastic free July, with modifications? We would remove the July and add West Chester. Please let me know if that is ok. Margaret from Don’t Spray Me!

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