Sustainable House Day at Narara Ecovillage   Recently updated !

2 houses on a hill with trees
Two of the open houses

Sunday 15th September 2019

Morning: 9:30am – 1: 20pm or Afternoon: 12:30 -4:30pm

25 Research Rd Narara, NSW 2250

Ticket bookings essential [link to come]

Outdoor kitchen under construction, 2018

 Open houses! See …

  • Earthship
  • Near-Passive house
  • Ordinary-sized houses
  • Very small 9 star house
  • Tiny house
  • Community-constructed outdoor kitchen with an earth floor
  • Straw bale & straw panels
  • Hempcrete
  • Rammed earth
  • Weathertex
  • Double glazed fittings

Talks throughout the day

  • Tiny Houses
  • House designs (owners, builders or architects talk about sustainable house designs)
  • Other talks- to be advised

Other activities available

  • Self-guided tour of the Village
  • Food and drink
  • Picnic spots
  • Places to relax and discuss sustainable houses!


  • Shuttle bus Please consider the environment and use our free shuttle bus between the village and Narara Train station [Train timetable will be posted when we can confirm it] 
  • Parking is very limited. 

Getting around the village

  • There is a lot of outdoor walking; most parking will be at least three hundred meters distant from the houses. Visitors will likely need to walk at least 1.5 kms, which may include the steep hill.
  • Please wear sturdy shoes and wet weather protection in case of rain.  


  • There is some wheelchair access & limited mobility parking. If you need mobility parking, please contact the organisers on, as car access is restricted at the village

Still want to go? Here’s what to do: 

  1. Register with Renew SHD and indicate which open houses you intend to visit : [SHD event page url to come]
  2. Now secure your event entry tickets. Choose your preferred session: Morning  9:30 am-1:30 pm or Afternoon  12:30 pm-4:30 pm 

Please note, ticket numbers are limited