Environment news and events

Download our new Calendar-of-Environmental-Events-Aug-Dec-2016.pdf(PDF, 4MB). It's filled with free, fun and interactive workshops and tours, including how to: attract birds to your backyard, design water smart gardens and declutter your home and so much more.   


Registrations are now open for the following environmental events: 

Session  Date and time  Location  Registration details  Description 
Water Smart Gardens  Saturday 17 September, 2 - 4.30pm  Armadale Baptist Church Community Garden, 88 Kooyong Road, Armadale Register online or call 8290 1333 Get ready for another hot, dry summer. Come along and discover how wicking gardens beds work, how to install and design drip irrigation systems and learn other useful tips to keep your garden thriving through the summer heat.
Garage Sale Trail Saturday 22 October, all day A front yard, street hall, oval, school or marketplace near you Register online Pick up a bargain, meet your neighbour and learn the art of re-use. Garage Sale Trail means thousands of garage sales held on one big day. It's the biggest re-use and community event in the country. You can either host your own garage sale or map your trail and shop.

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