• Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Vegetarian Cooking – Sat 29th June, 3pm – 4.30pm @ CEC: 4 years, 3 months ago

    Reducing the amount of meat you eat can have a positive effect on the environment and on your health.  Join us for an afternoon of vegetarian cooking and walk away with some new recipes and some new ideas.

     

    To register, go to: <a href="http://www.ecoaction.com.au/events/vegetarian-cooking/…

  • Hi @Elleven and @March
    Those are both great links! I would also recommend the COGS (Canberra Organic Growers) planting guide for winter:
    http://www.cogs.asn.au/planting-calendar/winter-planting-calendar/ […]

  • Ecoaction created the topic THIS THURSDAY: Warming winter in your rental home! Thursday 16th May, 6.00pm-7.30pm @ the CEC: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Just because you don’t own your house, doesn’t mean that you should need to wear a ski jacket in the lounge room or be worried about turning the heater on. Join ABC TV’s Carbon Cop and presenter Lish Fejer for a special workshop covering the simple steps that renters can take to keep the house[...]

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Building a worm tower – Tuesday 21 May, 6.00pm – 7.00pm @ the CEC. Register today!: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Building a worm tower is a great way to improve soil and the fertility of plants while disposing of your organic waste at the same time.  They are relatively simple to build and can be made out of materials you probably already have at home.  Get the inside word on the best way to get started and [...]

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Draught-proofing your home – Thursday 23 May, 6.00pm-7.00pm @ the CEC: 4 years, 4 months ago

    We all know we need to draught-proof our homes to keep comfortable and the energy bills down, but where do you start? Come along to this practical hands-on workshop presented by ABC TV’s Carbon Cop Lish Fejer to find the common places for air leakage in a home and learn some easy and effective way[...]

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Home retro-fitting – Tuesday 4th June, 6.00pm-7.00pm @ the CEC: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Retrofitting is a way of making your home more comfortable and energy efficient by making some simple adjustments.  ABC TV’s Carbon Cop Lish Fejer joins us once more to help you get the most out of your living space, save money and reduce your carbon footprint.

     

    To register go to: <a href[...]

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: DIY cleaning products – Thursday 13th June, 6.00pm – 7.00pm @ the CEC. Register today!: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Why buy chemical products to clean your home when you can make your own non-toxic cleaning agents using everyday items?  Come along to this workshop to learn some simple, effective cleaning recipes that are kind on your skin and on the environment.

     

    To register go to: <a href="http://www.e…

  • Hi Carbon Challengers

    This is your chance to get the workshop you always wanted!

    We’re busy preparing for our next set of awesome sustainability workshops, and we’re looking for your ideas. What do you want […]

  • Ecoaction created the topic THIS THURSDAY: Easy Ways to Cut Your Energy Bill! Thurs 9th May 6-7.30pm @ the CEC: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Just because the temperature’s dropping doesn’t mean that your energy bill should rise.  Join ABC TV’s carbon cop and presenter Lish Fejer for some hot tips on how to keep your energy bill under control in the colder months.

     

    To register go to: <a href="http://www.ecoaction.com.au/ev…

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Warming the Winter Thurs 16th May 6-7.30pm @ the CEC: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Wearing ski-jacket and gloves inside the house at the moment? In Canberra’s winter sub-zero temperatures, are you struggling to keep your rental house warmer than outside?!  There are plenty of cheap and easy adjustments you can make to your rental home to ensure maximum winter warmth.  Join ABC[...]

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Building a Worm Tower Tues 21 May c6.00-7.00pm @ the CEC: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Building a worm tower is a great way to improve soil and the fertility of plants while disposing of your organic waste at the same time.  They are relatively simple to build and can be made out of materials you probably already have at home.  Get the inside word on the best way to get started and [...]

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Draught Proofing Your Home Thurs 23 May 6.00-7.00pm @ the CEC: 4 years, 4 months ago

    We all know we need to draught-proof our homes to keep comfortable and the energy bills down, but where do you start? Come along to this practical hands-on workshop presented by ABC TV’s Carbon Cop Lish Fejer to find the common places for air leakage in a home and learn some easy and effective way[...]

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Home Retro-Fitting Thurs 4th June 6-7.30pm @ the CEC: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Retrofitting is a way of making your home more comfortable and energy efficient by making some simple adjustments.  ABC TV’s Carbon Cop Lish Fejer joins us once more to help you get the most out of your living space, save money and reduce your carbon footprint.

     

    To register, go to: <a hre[...]

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Backyard Bee Keeping – Saturday 4th May, 3.00pm – 5.00pm @ the CEC. Register today!: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Keeping a bee hive in your backyard not only allows you to harvest your own wild honey but also improves the pollination of garden crops in the community.  It’s quite simple to get started and not the least bit scary.  Canberra has a thriving community of backyard bee keepers, come along to this[...]

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Reducing Household Waste – Tuesday 7th May, 6.00pm – 7.00pm @ the CEC. Register today!: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Make landfill a last resort by learning all that you can do to reduce, reuse and recycle at home.  The simple decisions that we make at the supermarket and the garbage bin have long lasting repercussions for the health of our planet.  This workshop will teach you how to start thinking differently [...]

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Easy Ways to Cut Your Energy Bill – Thursday 9th May, 6.00pm – 7.30pm @ the CEC. Register today!: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Just because the temperature’s dropping doesn’t mean that your energy bill should rise.  Join ABC TV’s carbon cop and presenter Lish Fejer for some hot tips on how to keep your energy bill under control in the colder months.

     

    To register go to: <a href="http://www.ecoaction.com.au/ev…

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Warming the Winter in a Rental House – Thursday 16th May, 6.00pm – 7.30pm @ the CEC. Register today!: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Wearing ski-jacket and gloves inside the house at the moment? In Canberra’s winter sub-zero temperatures, are you struggling to keep your rental house warmer than outside?!  There are plenty of cheap and easy adjustments you can make to your rental home to ensure maximum winter warmth.  Join ABC[...]

  • Ecoaction created the topic Upcoming workshop: Buildign a worm tower – Tuesday 21 May, 6.00pm – 7.00pm @ the CEC. Register today!: 4 years, 4 months ago

    Building a worm tower is a great way to improve soil and the fertility of plants while disposing of your organic waste at the same time.  They are relatively simple to build and can be made out of materials you probably already have at home.  Get the inside word on the best way to get started and [...]

  • Now that the Challengers who started in December or January last year have finished, the leader board is looking very different! You might be surprised who has made it into the new top ten, here it is:
    1 @March […]

  • Hi carbon challengers!

    I just wanted to write a quick hello, as I’ve taken over from Mark in supporting the Carbon Challenge project here at the Canberra Environment Centre.

    After four years working on […]

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