Skills and Interests Audit

Posted by on Jun 29, 2016 in Group News, Members | No Comments

The first Transition Towns Skills and Interests Audit is now open! This Audit, a big part of our new Strategic Plan is intended to provide the TTM Core Group with insight in what our members are most interested in and what skills they have to share. From this information we hope we are better able […]

Plastic free July!

Posted by on Jun 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Here are ways we can each do our bit for the environment. http://www.plasticfreejuly.org

TTM is now on Twitter

Posted by on Jun 20, 2016 in Group News | No Comments

For users of Twitter, you can now find, follow and tweet us @TTMaroondah

Saving Melbourne’s Urban Forests

Posted by on Jun 20, 2016 in Group News, Sustainability | No Comments

http://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2016/may/30/data-is-the-secret-weapon-in-the-battle-to-save-australias-urban-forests “The decline in trees has sparked a range of interventions, from urban areas being included in Australian government plans to plant 20m trees by 2020 down to the local efforts of Brimbank City Council on the outskirts of Melbourne, which has mandated a minimum of two trees in the front yards of sub-divided blocks of […]

Meet your candidates

Posted by on Jun 7, 2016 in Group News | 3 Comments

Meet your Liberal, Labor and Greens candidates for Chisholm, Deakin and Kooyong Ask them questions so you can better understand the differences between the politcal party policies on climate change.   When: Thursday, 16 June 2016 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (AEST) – Add to Calendar   Where: Box Hill Town Hall – 1022 Whitehorse […]

TTM Clothes Swap a Success!

Posted by on May 28, 2016 in Clothes Swap, Group News | No Comments

Today’s Clothes Swap at TTM HQ (the Ringwood East branch of Bendigo Bank) was a great success. We had plenty of participants who fully embraced the spirit of swapping unwanted items of clothing amongst the community. Such initiatives are great for fostering a culture of sharing and re-use. The event also gave organisers and members of […]

Calling new members!

Posted by on May 28, 2016 in Group News | No Comments

Transition Towns Maroondah (TTM) has launched a new online membership form, allowing anyone to sign up and join. By signing up you’ll receive news, notifications about upcoming events and more! You can find the form under our new members section.

TTM Clothes Swap

Posted by on May 24, 2016 in Group News | No Comments

Transition Towns Maroondah has organised a Clothes Swap Event for this Saturday (28th of May) at the Ringwood East, Bendigo Bank Branch – 62 Railway Ave, Ringwood East (Melways ref: 50 A8).   To find out more, refer to the flyer or you can head over to our contact page and drop us a message.

TTM Strategic Plan goes Open Source!

Posted by on May 7, 2016 in Group News | No Comments

As noted on several pages and posts, the TTM Core Group is currently drafting our Strategic Plan for 2016-2018. This plan is designed to define and shape our goals for the next two years. As part of the process, TTM has decided to develop the plan in the open and we welcome your contribution. The […]

Maroondah Housing Strategy

Posted by on Apr 21, 2016 in Group News, Sustainability | No Comments

The Maroondah City Council (MCC) has launched their draft Housing Strategy for public review and comment. Anyone can create an account but the draft is open for one month only. It’s very important that Maroondah’s residents review this document and provide their feedback to ensure we all have a say in our Council’s housing strategy […]