Liz Bassett


16 Dec 2018 Water tanks workshop by John Caley

Water tanks workshop John Caley, from Ecological Design,  facilitates this 2.5 hour workshop aimed at equipping householders with the essential knowledge required to design and manage a rainwater harvesting system.  Participants learn: How to choose the best tank size How to calculate demand for their rainwater tank system About the different […]


Tiny houses 24th November   Recently updated !

Tiny Houses  101    Saturday November 24 at Narara Ecovillage 10.30am – 12pm Presenters: Ellie Moss and Sammie Orchard You’ve probably heard or read about tiny houses in the last few months. They are growing in popularity and creating a real buzz across Australia and around the world . But what are […]


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 […]


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 […]