Sustainability events calendar

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We release a calendar of sustainability and environmental themed activities every four months, to inspire and educate the Ku-ring-gai community. Thanks to the Environmental Levy, almost all events are free. You can view all events on this page, or download the calendar by clicking the banner below.

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Book your place online

Click on the link below each event to learn more and book online. You will have the option of registering your details on our booking system, making it easier for frequent attendees of our events. If you have any issues with the booking system, please call 9424 0893. 

Events

October

Aussie backyard bird count - EVENT RESCHEDULED to MONDAY 23rd OCTOBER

Join our Birdlife Australia presenter to learn about the upcoming Aussie bird count.
Date: Monday 23rd October (Previously, 16 October)
Time: 6:30pm -8pm
Venue: Ku-ring-gai Council Chambers, Gordon
Learn more and book online

Ride2Work Day breakfast event

Commuters cycling to the city and elsewhere are invited to drop by for a free breakfast and bike check.
Date: Wednesday 18 October
Time: 6:30am - 8:30am
Venue: To be advised.
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Plant propagation workshop

Learn from the experts how to propagate plants from cuttings. Bookings essential!
Date: Friday 20 October
Time: 10am -12pm
Cost: $10pp
Venue: 430 Mona Vale Road, St Ives.
Learn more and book online

November

Bluegum Forest walk

Enjoy a beautiful guided walk through Sheldon Forest, a high conservation area containing some of the last remnants of Bluegum and Sydney Turpentine Ironbark Forest. Bookings essential!
Date: Wednesday 1 November
Time: 9:30am -11:30am
Venue: Sheldon Forest, meeting point to be confirmed.
Learn more and book online

Pools and spas workshop

Get ready for summer and learn from the experts how to reduce the energy consumed by your pool pump by more than 70%!
Date: Tuesday 7 November
Time: 6pm - 7:30pm
Venue: Ku-ring-gai Council Chambers, Gordon
Learn more and book online

Gift wrapping with cloth - the art of Furoshiki

Create meaningful and sustainable gifts for your friends and family using this ancient Japanese art. Bookings essential!
Date: Saturday November 11
Time: 10am - 12pm or 1pm - 3pm.
Cost: $10pp
Venue: Roseville Arts Centre, Roseville.
Learn more and book online

Sustainable Food and Wine night

Join us as we present a sumptuous feast of sustainable food and wine from around NSW. Bookings essential!
Date: Wednesday 15 November
Time: 7pm - 10pm
Cost: $50pp
Venue: Kipling's Garage Bar and Restaurant, Turramurra.
Learn more and book online

Bamboo Creations workshop

As part of our Sustainable Christmas series, learn the ancient art of creating items from bamboo. Bookings essential!
Date: Wednesday 15 November
Time: 10am - 1pm
Cost: $10pp
Venue: Gordon Library
Learn more and book online.

Soap Making workshop - Booked out!

Learn how to make your own soap to take home.
Date: Friday 17 November
Time: 10am-12pm
Venue: Turramurra Library, Turramurra.

Learn more and join waitlist.

December

Sustainable pet toys

Learn to create a variety of pet toys from a range of materials. Bookings essential!
Date: Wednesday 6 December
Time: 6pm-8pm
Cost: $10pp
Venue: Roseville Arts Centre, Roseville.
Learn more and book online.

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