Sustainability Workshops 2022

One of the ways in which the City promotes sustainability is through sustainability workshops and courses for local residents and ratepayers including Great Gardens workshops and the Living Smart course as well as those listed below.

Details of upcoming courses, workshops and events can be found in the events section of this website.

2022 Sustainability Education Program

30 March - 7 June 2022

Supported by City of South Perth, The Forever Project will show you sustainability principals in particular water and energy conservation, food production at home, biodiversity enhancement and other aspects.

Our Homes and Communities Re-Imagined for the 21st Century

30 March 2022

This sustainable home and renewable energy workshop designed to empower those who are keen to develop their knowledge with a focus on creating a more inspiring, comfortable and energy efficient home and garden. 

The workshop focus will be on the latest energy efficiency gadgets and techniques, passive solar landscaping, building design, water saving techniques including grey-water systems and renewable energy systems.

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Biodiversity – Coexisting with Nature

20 April 2022

This workshop will showcase the latest advances in ‘Eco-activation’ to improve degraded urban spaces using trees. We also focus on ‘FireWise’ landscaping strategies to reduce the risk of fire whilst enhancing habitat creation and increasing reuse of construction and demolition waste materials in ‘hard’ landscaping components

The workshop focus will be on the latest energy efficiency gadgets and techniques, passive solar landscaping, building design, water saving techniques including grey-water systems and renewable energy systems.

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Waterwise and Fertiliserwise - Great Gardens in Small Spaces

4 May 2022

Learn  how you can have a water wise garden and still grow delicious, healthy and organic food. Join us online to learn from some of WA’s leading organic food growing experts.

The workshop focus will be on the latest energy efficiency gadgets and techniques, passive solar landscaping, building design, water saving techniques including grey-water systems and renewable energy systems.

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Sustainability in the Suburbs

7 June 2022

Learn how animals in our urban setting is a means of reducing organic waste to landfill, providing pest and weed control, fertiliser for the garden whilst bringing you and your family closer to nature. In a well- designed urban garden, you can reduce, reuse and recycle with the help of your animal friends – and don’t forget the worm farm.

The workshop focus will be on the latest energy efficiency gadgets and techniques, passive solar landscaping, building design, water saving techniques including grey-water systems and renewable energy systems.

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