Living Dinosaurs: The Birds of Narara

Richard Cassels, bird enthusiast, archaeologist and ecovillage member, has enjoyed birds around the world, excavated extinct ones and been recording the living birds of Narara on a weekly basis for the last 2 ½ years. He will talk about “ Living Dinosaurs: The Birds of Narara, and what they are […]


Support the Ecoliving Network and save.

Special Pre-Xmas offer! 12 months NELN Membership and a bright new NELN T-shirt for only $30!     NELN membership entitles you to attend all the Open Days for the coming year, all the monthly talks (which will have a special focus on Sustainable Homes in 2016), to be a […]


November talk: Sustainable Environments and Optimal Health

Sustainable Environments and Optimal Health.  The monthly talk at the Narara Ecovillage. Saturday 28 November, 4.30 p.m. at the Narara Ecovillage. Dr Mark Donohoe is one of Australia’s most experienced and best known medical practitioners in the fields of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine. He has a long history working in the […]


Sunday open day.

We trialled a different format today and for those that came along we’d love to hear your feedback. What did we do differently? Well for one we held the Narara Eco Village open day on a Sunday instead of the usual Saturday. We brought the start time forward to 11am […]


Stephane Verhaeghe “Growing old with grace”

There are over 300,000 Australians living with dementia and this number is expected to increase by one third to 400,000 in less than ten years (Access Economics, 2005). By the 2060s, spending on dementia is set to outstrip that of any other health condition. It is projected to be $83 billion (in 2006-07 […]


Report from the “Future of Money” seminar

Missed the seminar? Take a look at the flier. REPORT FROM THE SEMINAR Future of Money – Narara Ecovillage Sat 5/9/15 John Seed and John Shiel, Narara Ecovillage Around 40 people attended the Future of Money seminar and workshop at Narara Ecovillage on Saturday 5/9/15. See Jonathan Dawson’s video here along with […]


Vitality, Raw and Fresh Food.

Spring into spring! With the Vitality of Fresh Food, Saturday 26th September Come along to Narara Ecovillage and be inspired to eat more fresh foods.  4.30 to 5.30pm. Joy Mozzi, fresh foods facilitator will talk on her experiences and do a couple of delicious recipes for taste testing on the […]


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 […]


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 […]