Environment news and events

Our August - December Calendar of Environmental Events will be released soon - stay tuned!

It's filled with free, fun and interactive workshops and tours, including:

  • Natural Pest Control, Sunday 21 August, 2 - 4pm
  • Water Smart Gardens, Saturday 17 September, 2 - 4pm
  • DeClutter for a Simpler Life, Wednesday 5 October, 6 - 8pm 
  • and much more...

Download our latest Calendar-of-Environmental-Events-2016_web.pdf(PDF, 2MB)  for details. 

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Registrations are now open for the following environmental events: 

Session  Date and time  Location  Registration details  Description 
Habitat Gardening and Planting Day  Sunday 31 July, 10am - 1.30pm  TH King Pavilion and Stonnington Environmental Education and Design Centre, High Street, Glen Iris  Register online or call 8290 1333  Come prepared to get your hands dirty for National Tree Day, Australia’s largest community tree planting event. Discover how to create wildlife friendly gardens and the benefits of attracting wildlife, like frogs, lizards, butterflies and birds to your backyard.    
Natural Pest Control Sunday 21 August, 2 - 4pm  Armadale Baptist Church Community Garden, 88 Kooyong Road, Armadale  Register online or call 8290 1333   

Come on a micro safari and be introduced to the many creatures that inhabit your garden – from wondrous soil microbes to both problem and beneficial insects and beyond. Learn how to turn your backyard into a balanced ecosystem and care for your soil and plants through rotating crops plus much more.

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