Network News 13 September

Network News September 2018 Contents Convenor’s Message Next Village Day NELN Talk – “Greeny Flat” affordable housing Matt’s Big Walk Nepalese Fundraising Dinner Earthship Rising! Homebuilding update Narara Ecovillage joins international network Steamy weeding Spring is in the air! Sam Graham Mindful at Mamas No waste Matcham/Holgate produce share: Play School […]


Network News August

For the latest newsletter, see: http://mailer.nararaecovillage.com/Latest-Newsletter/view Network News 13 August 2018 Contents Convenor’s Message Meet the Founder – Sunday 26th August Next Village Day – Saturday 29th September A tale of two houses – The Heritage House & The Foreman’s Cottage  Shared Spaces Speed Bumps Yurtworks Dilemma Join our Natural Builders Farms Tours Steiner School Spring Fair Sculpture […]


“Greeny flats” Energy Positive Homes & Village Day, Sat 29 Sept

Network presentation: “Greeny flats”- Energy Positive Homes  10.30-11.30am Presenter:  Andy Lemann  Andy’s website:  The Greeny Flat Experience Where 25 Research Road, Narara NSW 2250 How Just turn up. You don’t need to register to attend the Village Day or the Monthly Network talk. Cost $10 per person or $20 for a family. NB Entry is free to […]


Explore ideas, get grubby & meet the Village Founder, Sun 26 Aug

A day with a difference! Information and Activity Day: Sun 26th Aug  Join the Natural Builders (all day from 10am) Meet the Founder – Short Presentation and Tour (1-3pm) Explore Small Footprint Options for Stage 2 (from 3pm) Come to visit our beautiful site for a couple of hours and learn about […]


Network News 18 July 2018

Network News 18 July 2018 Contents Breaking Ground – Convenor’s Message VILLAGE DAY – Sat 28 July NELN Talk – A Cambodian experience: 11.30-12.30pm Village Day afternoon: 1pm-4pm Theresa and Tony Farrell – groundbreaking house Disch Family Kitchen Dinner Our Representative at UN, Andrew Olivier 2018 Australian Clean Energy Summit: 31 July–1 […]


“Down the Mekong: From Cambodia to Vietnam: Birds, Ruins and People”.

28th July. NELN talk on Village Open Day, 11:30 to 12.30 pm. “Down the Mekong: From Cambodia to Vietnam: Birds, Ruins and People”. Cambodia Phnomh Sampeau Richard Cassels, Narara Ecovillage Member, visited Cambodia in 1969, just as the American airforce started carpet bombing the country, triggering nearly 30 terrible years of […]


Sustainable Windows talk June 30th 2018

Saturday June 30: Village Open Day, 1 to 4 pm. Saturday June 30: ATA (Alternative Technology Association) talk: 11.30am-12.30pm “Energy efficient Windows,and the drive for more Sustainable Homes” Our June speaker is Graham Hunt, from the Alternative Technology Association (ATA) http://www.ata.org.au/. More about windows. Windows can be the weak point in […]


Natural Rat Managers.

Natural Rat Managers. By Richard Cassels. This beautiful small hawk, a Black-shouldered Kite, has been a regular visitor to the Narara Ecovillage Floodplain since May 3. Either perched on the mulberry tree or an old power pole, or hovering like a small angel, it has been a pleasure to watch. […]


Natural Building Course

Natural Building Course – May 24th to 27th Viva Homes, a “Built Green” accredited Master builder, will be running a natural building course at Narara Ecovillage over four days, May 24, 25, 26, 27.           With construction starting this year at the village, Collective Know-How, the […]


Eco Dreamers Seminar

Exciting Networking Event: Eco Dreamers: Cape Paterson Ecovillage Visit.  Meet Brendan Condon, Project Director of “The Cape” (formerly the Cape Paterson Ecovillage) in Victoria, when he talks at the Narara Ecovillage (Visitor Centre) on Saturday 12 May 2018, from 3 to 5 pm.         Brendan is visiting the Narara Ecovillage to […]