Project: Managing Waste in Maroondah

Posted by on Sep 18, 2016 in Projects, Sustainability | No Comments

Transition Towns Maroondah is looking for people passionate about Waste to lead a project which would lead to better management of waste in Maroondah. The government has released its Victorian Waste Education Strategy which: ‘provides a consistent and coordinated approach to waste and resource recovery education’. It supports best practice programs so that Victorians: Are […]

Fossil-free council

Posted by on Sep 17, 2016 in Climate Change, Sustainability | No Comments

Interesting to observe how some councils are changing their investment practices. We will watch the Maroondah council with interest. http://gofossilfree.org.au/fossil-free-councils/

Keeping a green and leafy Maroondah

Posted by on Sep 7, 2016 in Sustainability | No Comments

Are you concerned about keeping a green leafy Maroondah? It is possible! https://sourceable.net/is-urban-forest-an-oxymoron/

Energy Freedom

Posted by on Sep 6, 2016 in Group News, Uncategorized | No Comments

You can move to higher energy efficiency and achieve energy freedom. Have a look at this!! It might also help you save money on energy bills. http://energyfreedom.com.au

Maroondah City Council is expanding its annual National Ride2Work Day Event

Posted by on Sep 4, 2016 in Events, Group News | No Comments

Michael Blowfield, Transport and Sustainability Planner for the Maroondah City Council, has announced the Council is expanding its annual National Ride2Work Day Event. The cycling community and workers of Maroondah now have a choice of where they can go to participate,  the popular H.E Parker Reserve Breakfast or Caffe Stazione in the Ringwood Town Square. […]

Transition Townspeople, We Need To Think About Transition

Posted by on Sep 4, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

TTM President recently came across an insightful article calling for those involved with the transition movement to be more active and look beyond the mantra of resilience. For a thought-provoking go to: http://www.thesimplerway.info/TRANSITIONERS.htm  

TTM Event – Fossil Fuel Divestment

Posted by on Aug 16, 2016 in Events, Group News | No Comments

Don’t burn your retirement in fossil fuels Sunday 21st of August Bendigo Bank Community Room 62 Railway Avenue, Ringwood East Speaker: Tony Gleeson from the Centre for Climate Safety will explain how you can protect your investments in this volatile world of Economics and Climate Change. There will be time for questions! You will be […]

Update to our Privacy Policy

Posted by on Jul 14, 2016 in Group News | No Comments

TTM has updated our Privacy Policy to clarify how we store, secure and manage members’ personal information. We have also stipulated that any member who requests to unsubscribe from our mailing list will have their membership terminated and their information purged from our database. You can find our Privacy Policy on Github

July 2016 Permaculture Swap

Posted by on Jul 8, 2016 in Group News | No Comments

The good folks over at the Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap will be giving a talk on how to make a cold frame/ mini hot house at this month’s get together. These contraptions are great of growing seedlings and Julie Love will show you how to construct one using recycled materials.   For more information, and […]