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Faye Adams, Sustainable Cities Round Table – The Energy to Change, 20 May 2009

Posted in SCRT Videos, Sustainable Cities Round Tables by Virginia on June 9th, 2009

Faye Adams represents the Manningham City Council whose policy statements include a vision in developing a sustainable city. They aim to tackle the issue of climate change through: reducing household waste, installing water tanks and adopting energy efficiency programs.

Rainwater Harvesting at Home & Garden Irrigation Seminar

Posted in Events by Virginia on March 16th, 2009

What: Surviving Stage 3A Water Restrictions Rainwater Harvesting at Home & Garden Irrigation Seminar
When: Thursday 19th Mar 2009, 6.45pm – 9.00pm
Where: Manningham City Council Function Room 1 & 2, 699 Doncaster Rd Doncaster
Bookings Essential: 9840 9129

With stage 3A water restrictions now in place and the cost of water rising each year, getting water wise around the home and garden is essential. Join Stuart McQuire author of Water Not Down the Drain and Sustainable Gardening Australia’s Helen Tuton as we detail all aspects of rainwater harvesting for both outside and inside your home and garden irrigation. Free waterwise indigenous plant & water saving device will be given away to all participants.

The seminar will cover:

  • Selecting and installing the right rainwater tanks for your house & garden and connecting to your household plumbing
  • Using greywater and greywater systems
  • Garden irrigation.