The Fires Down Under

December 31 has been and gone and hence – according to the Gregorian calendar – we are now “officially” in 2020.

Being a lunar lover, I have always followed the Chinese zodiac, so for me, 2020 doesn’t kick in till January 25, which is kind of cool because that means in my world, I have another couple of weeks ‘up my sleeve’ to keep clearing 2019 and prepping myself for the new decade! Whatever your belief, 2020 is going to be a game changer. It already has been with these horrendous fires wrecking havoc across multiple states. More on that in a moment.

2020 is also the year of the White Metal Rat. First in the astro-line up, Rat is all about surplus, productivity, wealth and ‘renewal’ energy. A good omen for ‘renewables’ and sustainability growing in popularity perhaps? Let’