Workshops & Events

Our 2018 workshop calendar is coming later in January – check back then!

DIY Door snake

To lower your energy bill and still feel cosy in your house rooms, nothing better than a DIY doorsnake. In this workshop you will learn to make a door snake so it keeps draughts away from home and also looks beautiful. Our expert will help you develop your making skills whilst you share the company of other […]

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Your Solar Assessment May 2018

We offer bespoke advice about installing solar PV on your property. Our advice is independent, impartial and FREE. Book in a session and bring quotes, electricity bills or other material you have with you for the best assessment possible. Terms & Conditions This activity is part of the Inner West Council Green Living Centre’s programs. Residents of this council areas will […]

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Marrickville Sustainable Fashion Tour

Bookings open on Monday 26 March at 9am Ethical and sustainable fashion has been gaining traction in recent years and we are finally seeing a movement towards an industry that is better for the environment and people working in it. As part of Fashion Revolution week, the Green Living Centre and Reverse Garbage have joined…

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Composting

Bookings open on Monday 16 April at 9am Learn how to convert your kitchen scraps and garden waste into rich soil for your garden. This workshop will discuss the benefits of composting to create good soil. Compost adds nutrients such as nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium and carbon to the soil and reduces your household’s carbon footprint.…

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Prepare Your Home for Winter

Bookings open on Monday 23 April at 9am Find out how you can stay warm this winter by making some simple, low cost changes to your home that will help you beat the cold. Whether you own or rent a house or apartment, our sustainable design expert will help you understand the areas of greatest…

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Seasonal Planting for Winter

Bookings open on Monday 21 May at 9am Prepare your garden for winter and learn tips on planning your inner urban garden. Develop an understanding of site planning, crop rotation and companion planting in urban and small space gardens. Find out what to plant as the weather cools and how to prepare your plot or…

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