Green living events

Our program of free workshops and events for adults and children will help you live green all year long.

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When  Event Where
Thursday 30 May, 9:30am - 11:30am

Children's Clothing Swap

Children outgrowing their clothes before they wear them out? Bring along their pre loved clothes to our clothing swap.

Exchange up to 10 items of new or good used condition clothing (sizes 0-10) for tokens, then spend them on new pieces.


Moonee Ponds Bowling Club, 776 Mt Alexander Road, Moonee Ponds
Wednesday 12 June, 4pm-5pm

Reconnecting students with nature

This workshop will give educators ideas for hands on activities which will reconnect your students with the natural environment through curriculum.

Natureplay expert and zoologist, Christina, from Leap into Nature will deliver this workshop.

Teachers, parents and students welcome.


Essendon Primary School, Raleigh St, Essendon.
Saturday 22 June 10:30am - 12pm

Love your houseplants

Get your houseplants in top shape with advice from Alice Crowe, founder of The Lush Forest, qualified botanist and indoor plant specialist.


Avondale Heights Library, 69-79 Military Road, Avondale Heights

Thursday 27 June, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

(15 minutes sessions)

Speed date a sustainability expert


Are you thinking about getting solar power or solar hot water? Interested in battery storage and electric vehicles?


The experts from Renew will cover all things sustainability from installing solar power, solar hot water, batteries, insulation and more at our Speed date a Sustainable expert event.


This free event involves 3 environmental experts sharing information and a range of ideas to improve your home's energy efficiency during 15-minute "dates". Bring your questions and utility bills and get free, real advice.


Time slots are very limited – only one slot per person - please book your preferred slot below.


Session 1, 6:30 to 6.45 pm - Register


Session 2, 6:45 to 7:00 pm - Register


Session 3, 7:00 to 7:15 pm - Register


Session 4, 7:15 to 7:30 pm – Register

Session 5, 7:30 to 7:45 pm - Register


Session 6, 7:45 to 8:00 pm - Register


Session 7, 8:00 to 8:15 pm - Register


Session 8, 8:15 to 8:30 pm - Register



If you are unable to attend, please cancel your order so it can be offered to someone else.

Council Chambers, 9 Kellaway Avenue, Moonee Ponds
Wednesday 17 July, 6pm-7:30pm

Energy efficiency workshop for business

Struggling to keep up with your winter utility bills?

This energy workshop will help businesses identify energy guzzlers and available solutions.

Energy experts will explain measures that can be implemented to start reducing energy consumption including solar PV, LED, solar hot water, appliance selection and even simple behaviours.


Council Chamber, 9 Kellaway Avenue, Moonee Ponds
Thursday 18 July, 6:30pm - 8pm

Towards Zero Waste with Erin Rhoads

Join waste-free blogger and author Erin Rhoads for practical tips on how to tackle waste at your own pace.


Council Chamber, 9 Kellaway Avenue, Moonee Ponds
Sunday 28 July, 10am - 12pm

National Tree Day

Do something positive for your community and environment by connecting with nature. There’ll be tree planting, expert presenters, children’s activities, giveaways and a BBQ.


AJ Davis Reserve, 320 Fullarton Rd, Airport West
Last updated: Tuesday, 11 June 2019, 6:30 AM