The Commons in The Herald

The crew at The Commons are super excited this morning.  That’s because we’re not the only people who think that there’s something great going on here. Our Common Sustenance project is a series of 10 food and wellbeing events providing education on healthy food and healthy living in the broader Newcastle region.  The events are Read more about The Commons in The Herald[…]

Friday Night Unwind

Love music?  Love unwinding on a Friday night?  So does The Commons! Our Friday Night Unwind gigs are a great blend of local and touring bands serenading us with sweet tunes, great people, coffee, sweets and a laid back atmosphere.  What better way to spend a Friday night? Tonight local band Crazy Old Maurice celebrate Read more about Friday Night Unwind[…]

Faith@The Commons: Spirituality and Nature

Faith@The Commons is an umbrella program for a number of faith and spirituality based events happening at The Commons Cafe.  Our monthly Sunday afternoon gathering is a time to explore an aspect of faith or spirituality in an emerging church setting. At our September gathering we spent some time looking at the theme of Spirituality Read more about Faith@The Commons: Spirituality and Nature[…]

Who gives a crap? The Commons does!

At The Commons we’re super keen on the idea of using our everyday spending habits to make the world a better place.  That’s why we’re really excited to announce the arrival of our newest Common Goods product: Who Gives a Crap toilet paper – toilet paper that builds toilets in the developing world! If you’re Read more about Who gives a crap? The Commons does![…]