Australian Living’s Five Keys to a Sustainable Home Seminar

April 14, 2011 to April 29, 2011

Appealing to architects, building designers, assessors, builders. engineers and consumers this seminars provide valuable information and insight on how to make homes more sustainable.

The two hour CPD seminar showcases a recently completed 8 star home as a case study with the project manager and live-in owner, Cameron Rosen sharing his journey of designing, developing, building and living in this sustainable home.

After sold out seminars in Sydney we are now touring to:

Adelaide – 14th and 15th April 2011
Melbourne – 19th and 20th April 2011
Brisbane – 28th and 29th April 2011

FOR MORE INFO AND TO BOOK (places strictly limited)

Green Earth Day 2011: environmental festival, Brisbane

March 12, 2011

Green Earth Day (previously Green Earth Festival) is a free, family orientated, grassroots, community event which aims to stimulate awareness by bringing environmental, green, health and lifestyle, cruelty-free, recycling and sustainable issues into the public eye; encourage people to make simple changes in their everyday lives to help our environment and the world we leave for generations to come. It will be held in the Brisbane City Botanic Gardens. To take Part in Green Earth Day as a performer, speaker, stallholder or sponsor click here.

Summer Holiday Workshops @ Reverse Garbage

This school holidays children will have a chance to create fun toys, presents and Christmas decorations while helping to protect the planet at Reverse Garbage. From the 13th Dec Reverse Garbage will run eco-arts workshops for primary school aged children to explore the myriad of potential uses of industrial discards for making Christmas crafts.

The 2hr eco-arts workshops run during both December and January at Reverse Garbage, 296 Montague Rd, West End (Brisbane). The $20 fee covers all materials, tools and tuition.. To book, call (07) 3844 9744 or drop in 9am to 5pm, Mon to Sat. Full program details can be found here.

Reverse Garbage End of Year Fundraising Extravaganza

December 4, 2010

You are invited to a very special fundraiser for Reverse Garbage. Funds raised will go towards the purchase and fit out of a new home for RG! Live music by Ichabod’s Crane, Baron Field and DJ Offig.

An auction of iconic Reverse Garbage Barrels decoraged by artists and filled with goodies from West End businesses; artwork made from salvaged materials by local artists and designers on sale just in time for Christmas; finger food feast by Saledesign; a cash bar with beer and local wine supplied by Bent Road Winery.

296 Montague Rd, West End, Brisbane. $15 pre-paid, $20 at the door. Tickets available from Reverse Garbage or by credit card over the phone on 07 3844 9744 See Reverse Garbage’s website here.

TippingPoint 2010: Art & climate change (Free Public Events)

October 28, 2010 to November 11, 2010

In Australia for the first time TippingPoint 2010: Art and climate change is a series of events in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane this October and November consisting of free public discussions and two day forums for around 100 invited participants from the worlds of science, policy and the arts. Continue reading “TippingPoint 2010: Art & climate change (Free Public Events)”