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Free Workshop on Eco Living and Gardening

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When:
Thu 08 May 2014
Time:
10am to 1pm
Location:
Kimbriki Resource Recovery Centre,
Kimbriki Road, Terrey Hills
Details:
In recognition of International Composting Awareness Week, Pittwater Council will host a free workshop at the Kimbriki Eco House and Garden on Thursday 8 May from 10am to 1pm.

The workshop which includes a tour of the Eco House and Garden will highlight how residents can live a healthier and more sustainable life. Mayor Jacqui Townsend said just making a few small changes to the way we do things can have a significant impact on our environment.

The workshop will cover the following topics:
• How can I make a difference to the environment?
• What is ecology?
• The basics of organic gardening An introduction to ‘biogenics’ - the healing power of plants
• How your garden can keep you and your family healthy
• The beauty of edible flowers
• The real difference between organic and non-organic.

Sasha Lucius from Council’s waste education team said that International Composting Week is a week of activities, events and publicity to improve awareness of the importance of composting as well as living more sustainably.

As places are limited, bookings are essential; to reserve your place at the workshop please phone or email the Education Team.

The Eco House and Garden are located within the Kimbriki Resource Recovery Centre, Kimbriki Road, Terrey Hills. Please enter by the ‘Cars’ entrance. Then proceed 100m straight ahead to the car park left of the Eco House.
Contact:
Education Team on 9970 1194

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