Home Energy Efficiency Workshop

Victoria Park Library 27 Sussex St, East Victoria Park, WA, Australia

Want to learn how you can keep your power bills down and enjoy a comfortable home? This workshop is designed to empower residents with the knowledge they need to interpret power bills and reduce electricity consumption in the home. The workshop will be presented in two sections. The first utilises Synergy as a case study. […]

$3

Waste Less Worm Farming and Composting Community Workshop (City of Armadale residents)

Armadale District Hall Cnr Jull Street & Church Avenue, Armadale, WA, Australia

Join the City of Armadale for an informative workshop that will help you take the next steps in recycling organics at your home. Workshops are designed to support residents' knowledge and confidence in recycling food scraps, garden waste and other organics, by implementing either a worm farm or alternative composting system to suit their lifestyle and individual circumstances. […]

Free

What is a circular economy and why does it matter?

Mundaring Garden and Farmers Market 3060 Jacoby Street, Mundaring, WA, Australia

FREE COMMUNITY EVENT  Participants will delve into the concept of a circular economy and its profound significance in today’s world. Through engaging discussions and practical examples, we will explore how businesses across the globe are transitioning from a linear “take-make-dispose” model to a circular approach that prioritizes resource efficiency and waste reduction. Drawing inspiration from […]

Free

The ‘Less Waste’ Kitchen

Canning River Eco Education Centre Cnr Kent Street & Queens Park Road, Wilson, WA, Australia

Tried and tested ways to reduce waste in the kitchen. Learn how to reduce waste in the kitchen with Lindsay Miles. Starting with the way we shop and the things we buy, how to store food once home, and what to do with food scraps, Lindsay will cover the many ways to use less packaging, […]

Free

Waste – Where does it go?

City of Perth Library 573 Hay St, Perth, WA, Australia

Do you want to become a master of recycling? Unsure of what materials go in each bin? There is always more we can learn and in the area of waste there is a lot that will surprise you! Come along and learn how to sort your waste correctly with waste extraordinaire Peg Davies in this […]

Free

Getting Creative with Garden Botanicals (Grow It Local Webinar)

Online

Join Award winning Author, Founder of Granny skills and Warndu and Grow it local team member, Rebecca Sullivan for an intro to botanical dyeing.   Using all sorts of goodies from the garden learn how to upcycle and make amazing creations from her newest books 'A Conscious Home' and 'A Conscious Garden'. This online workshop […]

Free

Starting a veggie garden for beginners

Bassendean Community Hall 48 Old Perth Road Bassendean,, Australia

Learn how to make a thriving veggie garden and produce delicious food at home!   Do you want to start a veggie garden but have no idea where to start? Well, this is the workshop for you! There are some basic guidelines that gardeners must follow to grow vegetables. Issues such as soil, light, water […]

$5

Waste Less Worm Farming and Composting Community Workshops (Armadale residents)

Kelmscott Hall 60 River Road, Kelmscott, WA, Australia

Join the City of Armadale for an informative workshop that will help you take the next steps in recycling organics at your home. Workshops are designed to support residents' knowledge and confidence in recycling food scraps, garden waste and other organics, by implementing either a worm farm or alternative composting system to suit their lifestyle and individual circumstances. […]

Free

Plant a Verge Garden – Why? How?

Bassendean Community Hall 48 Old Perth Road Bassendean,, Australia

Keep your street cool and support the local environment by transforming your front verge into a thriving garden! Did you know that Perth has the lowest amount of tree canopy than any other Australian capital? Planting a verge with low growing plants, either native or even vegetables, can help address the Urban Heat Island effect […]

$5

Planning your electrification transition

Old Midland Courthouse 49 Helena Street, Midland, WA, Australia

Want to get off fossil fuels and start your electric journey? Come along to develop a 5-10 year plan to help you do just that.   With rising concerns about climate change many of us wish to transition from fossil fuels to a fully electric lifestyle powered by renewable energy sources. Want to jump start […]

$5

Seniors Paper Plant Pot Making Workshop (City of Gosnells residents only)

Mary Carroll Park Eudoria Street, Gosnells, WA, Australia

Take part in this interactive native plant and paper pot-making workshop at Mary Carroll Wetlands. Facilitated by the City's Switch Your Thinking team, this session will help you learn about making the most of native plants. Following the workshop, enjoy a short scenic Eco Walk and Talk lead by the knowledgeable volunteers from the Friends […]

Free

Food Shopping for the Environment

City of Swan: Beechboro Public Library 332 Benara Road, BEECHBORO, WA, Australia

Learn about the benefits of eating seasonal and local food, minimising packaging & making environmentally wise supermarket choices.   Do you want to learn how you can improve your health and the environment through your food shopping choices? In this 1.5-hour workshop you will learn how to confidently identify and eat seasonal, local, and less […]

$5