Environment news and events

Council’s Calendar of Environmental Events

We have so many fun, hands-on and free events on offer including:

  • Harvest and Cook Workshop
  • Earth Hour Twilight Tour
  • Waste and Recyclables Tour
  • Yarra River Bike Tour 
  • and much more...

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


Registrations are now open for the following environmental events: 

Session  Date and time  Location  Registration details  Description 
High Life Expo:
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Wednesday 22 June, 6-9pm (doors open at 5.30pm) Melbourne Town Hall, Swanston St, Melbourne Register online or call 8290 2042 Are you an apartment owner who wonders why the Owner’s Corporation energy bills are so high? Are you keen to explore owner-led innovation around sustainability and grow the market appeal for your apartment building? Well, many apartment owners have already done just that, and Smart Blocks is bringing them together again for the second High Life Expo! If you are an apartment owner or manager, the High Life Expo is a unique event you can’t afford to miss.
Composting, Bokashi and Worm Farming  Sunday 19 June, 1 - 2.30pm  Armadale Baptist Church Community Garden, 88 Kooyong Road, Armadale  Register online or call 8290 1333   All the theory and hands-on guidance you'll need to get your compost or Bokashi bin going or worm farm running. You'll learn how to deal with most common problems, with hands-on demonstrations on compost making, and how to set up and maintain worm farm. You'll also take home a bottle of amazing worm juice to get your garden humming.  

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