The Earth Carers course consists of five sessions over three weeks and includes:
- Practical tips and tricks on how to avoid and reuse materials
- A session on why we feel the need to have and consume
- Sustainability in action session
- How to encourage family, friends and co-workers to support your changes and reduce their own waste
- Opportunity to meet industry staff and like-minded individuals
- Join a growing network of passionate "Earth Carers"
- Light meal and refreshments provided at each session
The EMRC Earth Carers course is free to residents living within the City of Swan, City of Bayswater, City of Kalamunda, Town of Basssendean and the Shire of Mundaring.
The is a fee of $100 for individuals who reside outside the listed Council areas. Payment is to be made upon registration. Photo identification and proof of address will be verified during the first session
Join us for our Energy Efficient Homes to your Budget talk with Griff Morris.
Griff will share his extensive knowledge of designing and building passive solar homes (more than 30 years).
This talk will cover the basics, including;
Orientation, what site works best for passive solar design, what to look out for and how you can make the trickiest of sites work for you.
Looking at the neighbouring properties, how they can affect your homes performance now and in the future.
Materials and how they can work for you, why some materials work better in different locations.
Budgets, yes there is more than one, how to set them and stick to them.
The Eco Home Bus Tour by Solar Dwellings is a fun, educational and inspirational adventure with expert commentary by Griff Morris and the homeowners we will visit. This unique tour will enable you to see and feel the difference a passive solar designed home makes.
If you are looking to build or renovate an energy efficient home, join us on the bus tour where will visit various houses around Perth (details of the houses will be released soon)