Memorial to Oil at the Maroondah Festival 2014

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in Past Events, Sustainability | No Comments
Memorial to Oil at the Maroondah Festival 2014

See why they are smiling… That’s a good reason to be happy 😀

Beyond Zero Emissions presents…(Part 6 – Final)

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014 in Climate Change, Past Events | No Comments

This is part 6 (final) of Hugh Venables’ powerpoint file that was presented during the Eastern Climate Action Forum on strategies to save energy in the home, that was held at the Forest Hill Uniting Church on 14th August 2014.  (Click here to see Part 5)

Beyond Zero Emissions presents…(Part 5)

This is part 5 of Hugh Venables’ powerpoint file that was presented during the Eastern Climate Action Forum on strategies to save energy in the home, that was held at the Forest Hill Uniting Church on 14th August 2014.  (Click here to see Part 4)

Beyond Zero Emissions presents…(Part 4)

This is part 4 of Hugh Venables’ powerpoint file that was presented during the Eastern Climate Action Forum on strategies to save energy in the home, that was held at the Forest Hill Uniting Church on 14th August 2014.  (Click here to see Part 3)

Beyond Zero Emissions presents…(Part 3)

This is part 3 of Hugh Venables’ powerpoint file that was presented during the Eastern Climate Action Forum on strategies to save energy in the home, that was held at the Forest Hill Uniting Church on 14th August 2014.  (Click here to see Part 2)

TTM at the Ainslie Parklands Primary School Family Fun Fair

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in Past Events, Sustainability | 2 Comments
TTM at the Ainslie Parklands Primary School Family Fun Fair

We were at the Ainslie Parklands Primary School Family Fun Fair and according to some inside information, APPS hasn’t had a fair since 1999.  So we were privileged to be able to be at a very rare event in our lifetime 🙂 We gave away more than 100 bags of used coffee grounds, 4 carnivorous […]

Earth Hour 2014 – Use Your Power

Posted by on Apr 2, 2014 in Past Events | No Comments

The Maroondah Family Event that was held when the world observed Earth Hour on Saturday, 29th March, with Maroondah Council hosting ’Tales by Torchlight’ at the Federation Estate in Greenwood Ave, Ringwood, went really well! There was about 100 people who enjoyed the puppet show ‘The Dreamer ‘ by the Deep Puppet Theatre and the Special Earth Hour documentary […]

Earth Hour Planning and AGM Part II 23/3/2014

Posted by on Apr 1, 2014 in Past Events | No Comments
Earth Hour Planning and AGM Part II 23/3/2014

We have finalised the Core Group membership and the new Core Group office bearers are: President: Jan Down Vice-President: Mary Williamson Secretary: Stuart Lewien Treasurer: Michael Down Chris presented some very interesting information and ideas on public transport and new technology such as small, solar-powered electric buses (Tindo) being trialled in Adelaide.  Also Personal Rapid […]

Historical List of Events/Activities

Posted by on Mar 16, 2014 in Past Events | No Comments

HAPPENINGS: * Small group of people gathered to initiate Transition Towns Maroondah in March 2009 * Transition Towns stall at Maroondah Festival 2009. These have continued through to 2013 and on-going. * Information Night held at Karalyka in November 2009 (72 people attended) * Meeting at All Smiles of key interested people – 22 people […]