Deep Ecology and the Conservation of Rainforests

Saturday 22 October 2016 The monthly Open Day (tours, tea and talk) runs from 1.30 to 4 pm.  At 4.30 p.m. the monthly Network talk will be given by John Seed, on Deep Ecology and Rainforest Conservation. John Seed is founder of the Rainforest Information Centre . Since 1979 he has participated […]

2016 Permaculture Workshop

27th and 28th of August 2016 Design Your Garden, Weekend of Permaculture at Narara Eco Village with  acclaimed NZ Permaculture teacher Robina McCurdy.  

From Global Health to Local Ecovillage

Saturday June 25. The monthly Open Day (tours, tea and talk) runs from 1.30 to 4 pm.  At 4.30 p.m. the monthly Network talk will be given by Dave Burrows.   Dave Burrows has worked on HIV prevention and treatment among drug users for 30 years. He has now joined […]

Designing your Sustainable Home – workshop

Rating by a previous participant: “ Graham is an excellent presenter and this is a VERY interesting course”. The workshop, “Principles of Energy-efficient Homes, and introduction to Narara  Ecovillage Building Standards”, will be held on Saturday May 21 2016, 9 am -1:30 pm, atthe Visitor Centre, Narara Ecovillage, 25 Research Road, […]

Discover the world of modular homes.

Don’t miss the presentation: “Modular Homes: the sustainable homes of the future?”, by Adam Farrow, General Manager of Built Smart Modular Homes. Built Smart’s factory is at nearby Lisarow. The presentation will include an introduction to modular homes, the advantages of modular homes, and how to work with a modular home company to […]

Weed of the month – Fleabane

Weed of Focus for March – Fleabane (Conyza species)    What is it? Fleabane belongs to a large genus (group of species) called Conya. What does fleabane look like? Originating in America, Fleabane is an upright annual herb with a single stem up to 1 to 2m high. Found on […]

Experience Damanhur

Experience Damanhur  – “The most evolved community on Earth”?  Two workshops / presentations at the Narara Ecovillage. Adventures in Community Building & Inner Transformation, with Damanhur ambassadors Squalo and Tridacna. Early Bird bookings have now closed. However – please come along on and pay on the day. Costs are: Saturday $40 Sunday […]

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 […]