Environmental Community Activities

Photos of environmental community activities

Solar Open Days

A series of solar information sessions being held at over 50 community buildings within Baw Baw Shire. Each venue received funding to install solar panels through Sustainability Victoria's 'Solar Iniative - Community Organisations'program. For more information contact the Baw Baw Sustainability Network phone 5634 2854.

 

Domestic Energy Workshops

Free workshops developed by the Baw Baw Sustainability Network. At the workshop you will learn how to better understand your electricity and gas bills; ways to reduce your energy bills; how to assess the electricity use of your appliances and see practical demonstrations of devices to check the electricity use of your appliances. For more information and details of current workshops visit the Baw Baw Sustainability Network website.

 

Clean Up Australia Day

Photo of clean up Australia Day volunteers

Each year Council runs a Clean Up Australia Day event and encourages and supports other groups in running clean ups in their area. Lots of rubbish is picked up by volunteers from our parks, gardens and waterways. Visit the Clean Up Australia Day website to register your site or join an existing one. Thanks everyone!

 

World Environment Day

Each year community groups and Council get together to celebrate International World Environment Day on 5th June. Watch this space for 2013 events and activities.