Maroondah 2040

Posted by on May 27, 2014 in Sustainability | No Comments
Maroondah 2040

Have you say for the long term planning for a sustainable Maroondah.  You can provide feedback on the draft Vision via an online survey or hardcopy survey which can be emailed or posted. Be quick!  The deadline for feedback is 5pm on Tuesday 10 June 2014.  Go to council website to feedback and for more info.

Leader Local Grants – Planter Boxes

Posted by on May 23, 2014 in Sustainability | No Comments
Leader Local Grants – Planter Boxes

Did you know that TTM has applied for a grant to place some community planter boxes in public spaces?  We need you to vote for the scheme at http://leaderlocalgrants.com.au/idea/transition-town-maroondah-planter-boxes – please. Voting period starts 2nd June 2014 but in the meantime, you can show your support and promote the idea via Facebook, Tweeter or Google+.   […]

South East Food Hub

Posted by on May 23, 2014 in Sustainability | No Comments
South East Food Hub

I have just discovered the site ot the South East Food Hub, http://www.southeastfoodhub.org/ As supporting local businesses is always high on TTM’s list this seems an exciting adventure.  Does anyone have any ideas how Maroondah could do something in this vein?  Maybe link with the group?

Grow your own food

Posted by on May 7, 2014 in Sustainability | No Comments
Grow your own food

The autumn rain has really rejuvenated our garden.  As I scramble to find extra daylight to plant as much as I can, in the hope that we will have lots to harvest in winter and spring, the snails and slugs also eat up as much of our seedlings as they can find in the cold […]