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
Sunday 3 March

Clean Up Australia Day

Clean Up Australia Day is a great opportunity to get together and help rid your neighbourhood of litter. Head to Clean Up Australia Day to get involved.

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Various sites across Moonee Valley

Monday 18 March, 6:30pm - 8pm

Home Energy Solutions

Want to improve your home’s efficiency but not sure where to start? Learn about options such as solar, battery storage, hot water and heating and cooling at this session by experts from Renew.

Register!

Council Chamber, 9 Kellaway Avenue, Moonee Ponds
Thursday 11 April, 10am - 12pm

Nature Play in Napier Park

Get the kids enjoying and discovering the natural environment with ochre painting Aboriginal necklace making, mini beast exploration and Junior ranger activities.

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Napier Park, Napier Street, Strathmore
Sunday 28 April, 10am - 12pm

Seasonal Vegetable Gardening

Want to start growing your own food but don’t know where to start? Be guided through the basics of seasonal vegetable gardening including plant nutrition, pest control, traditional and no-dig veggie patches, and easy herbs and veggies to ensure first time success.

Register!

Strathmore Community Garden, Boeing Reserve, Boeing Rd, Strathmore Heights
Saturday 11 May, 10am - 12pm

Beginners guide to compost and worms

From worms farms, composting and bokashi, learn about different composting methods, how to troubleshoot and decide which one is right for you.

Register!

Keilor East Community Garden, 10A Tuppal Place, Keilor East 
Sunday 19 May, 10am - 12pm

Citizen Science Discovery

Become a citizen scientist and contribute to your environment by collecting data, raising awareness and discovering new facts about our native species.

Registrations opening soon.

Afton Street, Aberfeldie
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.

Register!

Moonee Ponds Bowling Club, 776 Mt Alexander Road, Moonee Ponds
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.

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

Register!

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.

Registrations opening soon.

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Last updated: Monday, 11 March 2019, 9:37 PM