Please find information below about 3 events this weekend.
National Environment Centre organic farm tour
When: THIS Sat20th August, 10am – 12pm
Where: Ettamogah Road, Thurgoona NSW
The National Environment Centre, which is part of TAFE NSW, will be holding a tour of their 200ha organic farm. The farm, which is run by students undertaking courses in organic production and permaculture, produces organic vegetables and herbs, organic lamb and pork, paddock-based chickens and eggs, organic olives and honey.
Please RSVP to Rob Fenton (02 6043 6722 or rob.fenton )
Violet Town Eco Tour
When: THIS Sunday 21st August, 11am 3pm
Where: Meet at Violet Town Community Complex, 37 Cowslip St, Violet Town
Come for a walking tour of Violet Town sustainability initiatives with local permaculture designer and teacher David Arnold, and see how much even a small rural community can achieve in just a few years. Visit the energy efficiency retrofit of the community buildings, a volunteer-driven creek restoration project, two energy efficient houses, the Violet Town Community Forest, and Murrnong Permaculture Farm.
For more details: www.vtecoliving.blogspot.com
Please RSVP to arnold.vt or ph 03 5798 1679
Wodonga Sustainability Fair
When: THIS Sunday 21st August, 10am 3pm
Where: La Trobe University, Wodonga
The 4th Wodonga Sustainbility Fair retains its orientation towards sustainable living and related practices that preserve resources and reduce the negative impact on our environment.
2010 saw thirty-four organisations display a variety of sustainable products and services and the day attracted over 1000 visitors.
For more details: www.latrobe.edu.au/aw/events/major-campus-events/sustainability-fair
Regional Landcare Facilitator | North East Victoria
P: 0429 400 411