A taste of Findhorn.

Findhorn is listed as one of the top Ecovillages to visit before you die. It is a half century old community based in the North of Scotland and recognised by the UN as a sustainability teacher. This dynamic education charitable trust has a strong internal community and a decade old […]

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Bird Tour Update

Join regular bird walks at the Narara Ecovillage once you have become a member of the Narara Eco Living Network. The one held on August 15 was a huge success: 15 people came along. This is the maximum number we allow, so everyone gets a good chance to hear and […]

WOTM – Blackberry Nightshade

This month’s weed of the month (WOTM) is Blackberry Nightshade (Solanum Nigrum) What is it? Blackberry nightshade is part of the Solanaceae family that also includes tomatoes, eggplant and capsicum. It is probably native to Europe and is now widespread and very common in Australia. It is one of Australia’s […]

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We are now on Facebook.

We are slowly expanding our social voice – this time onto a dedicated Narara Eco Living Network facebook page. Of course we’ve had the Narara Ecoburbia page is still going strong, bringing the latest information on our wonderful festival (next one 16 April 2106). But now there is a Facebook page […]

The future of Money!

  SEE REPORT FROM THE “THE FUTURE OF MONEY” SEMINAR appended  World Experts Speak on a Fairer Economy to Build a Strong Local Community  A Seminar hosted by the Narara Eco Living Network Book now for this thought provoking event We would like to acknowledge the support of the Working Journey […]


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Narara Bird Walk and Talk, this Sunday 19th July.

Sunday 19 July 2 pm, register now! How much do you know about the birds of Narara? How many can you identify? Learn the basics of bird identification. What do Narara birds do on a winter afternoon? Will we see the spectacular Regent Bowerbird? Or a hunting goshawk? What prey would […]

The future of work in the coming ‘well-being’ society!

Unfortunately this event has had to be cancelled.  For more information on future events and to register your interest please contact us at Social@neln.org.au   The Working Journey in partnership with both Narara Ecoliving Network (us) and the Narara EcoVillage are bringing an exciting 2 and half day workshop to […]

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6th July Newsletter

Narara Eco Living Network News. Monday 6 July 2015. Contents: A Poem from Cuba. Las Terrazes, Lyndall and Dave at a Cuban ecovillage. Permaculture weekend with Robin Clayfield, July 25-26, book now!  “Social Permaculture” talk, Saturday 25 July, 4.30 p.m. Bird Walk and Talk, Sunday 19 July 2 pm, register […]

Sustainability from a Sydney Council

On Saturday 22 August, David Roberts, Sustainability Coordinator, Willoughby City Council will be our guest speaker at the network talk. His talk titled “Willoughby has invested heavily in sustainability, and pioneered major and innovative projects. Hear an inside story!” will be sure to hear about that crucial intersection between the […]

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Ecoburbia 2015 Photo Competition.

We are joyously announcing the Ecoburbia Photo Competition winners! By popular vote by members of the Narara Eco Living Network,  huge congratulations to Nilmini Da Silva -1st prize of $100 Richard Cassels – 2nd prize of $50 …kindly donating his winnings to the design of graphics for Ecoburbia 2016 Thanks to all […]