Upcoming Events Open Day at Narara Ecovillage Sat March 27, 10am-1pm Are you interested in Narara Ecovillage and perhaps already considering living here? Our Open Day shows what Narara Ecovillage is all about, and shows how we are putting our ideas around ecological, social and economic potential into action. You are warmly […]

Open Day, Forest Aliveness, Decision-making


Sky over Narara Feb 2021
Events  Open Day at Narara Ecovillage, Sun Feb 28 WHEN: February 28, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Our Open Days give you a window into what Narara Ecovillage is all about, and show how we are putting our ideas around ecological, social and economic potential into action. Walking […]

Moving in, Deep ecology, Microforests, Micobats, News, Events


Village News So long 2020, and a big warm, collaborative welcome to 2021 -Lyndall Parris At Narara Ecovillage, we are looking forward to an exciting year of further homes being built in Stage 1, and progressing Stage 2, for which interest is going gangbusters. At the more micro level, we […]

Bird tour, Village tours, Sociocracy workshop, Yellowstone trophic cascade



Narara Eco Living Network Annual Report June 30 2019 – June 30 2020 Highlights of the year included: Festivals & Community relations Building activities Sustainable House Day at Narara Ecovillage, held in Sept 2019, was attended by over 500 people and featured Open Houses, Guided and self-guided tours, an open […]

Network Annual Report 2019-2020


Healthy Homes #6: Other toxins in the home  In this six-part series, building biologist and Narara Ecovillage member, Mikala Dind, shares her knowledge about what makes houses healthy or unhealthy. While this article is about existing homes, the information will definitely assist anyone seeking to build a home. In the […]

Home toxins; Open day; Sharing ownership; Sociocracy; bHive; Restorying


Network News October 2020 Open Day at Narara Ecovillage Sat Oct 31 All Welcome Join us for tours of the ecovillage, next Saturday 31 October, 1–3pm. Our Open Day Tours give you a window into what Narara Ecovillage is all about, and show how we are putting our ideas around […]

Clean air, Houses of mud & straw, Families, Rats!



September 2020 Network News Humidity, Ventilation, Dust and Mould – Healthy Homes #4 In this six-part series, Narara Ecovillage member Mikala Dind (a building biologist) shares her knowledge about what makes houses healthy or unhealthy. While this article is about existing homes, the information will definitely assist anyone seeking to […]

Humidity Kids Energy Open Day Cohousing Natural Bldg Sociocracy Birds!



Network News July 2020 Healthy homes series #2 – Location and Orientation   -Mikala Dind In this six-part series, Narara Ecovillage member Mikala Dind shares her knowledge about what makes houses healthy or unhealthy. While this article is about existing homes, the information will definitely assist anyone seeking to build […]

Home health & energy, proposals, food, collaboration, biodiversity fragments



The Narara Eco Living Network is a community outreach association established by Narara Ecovillage to foster sustainable living in all its forms and promote the vision of the village. Feature article: Healthy homes series #1 – Age and Foundations -Mikala Dind In this six-part series, Narara Ecovillage member Mikala Dind shares […]

Healthy homes, rats, resilience, tours, problem-solving & vollie opps. Network ...


kids playng with cardboard boxes on a hill
Network News, Tuesday 26th May 2020 What is an Ecovillage? An ecovillage is an intentional or traditional community that is consciously designed to regenerate social and natural environments in the dimensions of social, cultural, ecological and economic sustainability. – Global Ecovillage Network Human-scale, full-featured settlements in which human activities are […]

Healthy homes, What’s on, Spend less, Pelicans, Take3, Rag rugs


Stage 1 March 2020
How do communities respond to change? The coronavirus has required all of us to re-evaluate how we do things, and to institute new practices so we can live our daily lives and work safely. In this issue are three stories showing different perspectives of Narara Ecovillage’s response to the pandemic.  […]

2020 04 22 Network News



Community Resilience vs Fire, Flood, Disease March 2020 Disease Dear Friends, Like you, the ecovillage community is very aware of the need for containment of the coronavirus, and discussions on how we can support community resilience during this uncertain time have been active and dynamic. But the situation is evolving […]

2020 03 18 Network News


Creating social change, Owls, Earthbags, Effective collaboration, Things to do & More 2020 01 28 Network News Creating social change Introducing egalitarian decision-making to my business -Rafaele Joudry For a couple of years I had been wondering how an egalitarian decision-making system called sociocracy would work in my business. I […]

2020 01 28 Network News


Saturday 7 December 2019 In this issue Fire – Preparing for Bushfire, with useful linksGrowingLove your soilWildlife protecting your garden – and an invitation to the village $8,000 Garden design scholarship awardedSustainable BuildingNatural owner builder Greenhouse homes in Sweden and NararaOpportunities & EventsSchool holiday kids activities at Narara EcovillageVisit the […]

2019 12 07 Network News