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Sustainable Homes Group – Straw bale house tour

The May event for the Transition Town Guildford Sustainable Homes action group will be another house tour. It’s a 13 year old, owner designed and owner built solar passive straw bale house. It has:

  • unique decorative features, cellar, animal shed and garage made mostly of recycled materials.
  • Solar panels and composting toilets (Clivus Multrum)
  • Chickens and cows, vegetable garden and herbs
  • Numerous fruit trees (about 150), grapes, edible plants and bees


Event Details

If you’d like to car pool, please meet at the Guildford Kindergarten car park at 1:10 pm (90 Helena street Guildford)

Come join us for this tour followed by arvo tea.

Any problems, please call Colin 0403 702 741


Sustainable Homes action group launching!

Are you interested in how to make your home more sustainable?

Transition Town Guildford are forming a Sustainable Homes action group so come along to our first meeting on Wednesday the 5th of March and help make it happen!

Are you interested in learning how to make your home more sustainable? We can discuss what topics interest us and how/when/where we want to run the group.

Sus Home grp poster

Where: Bassendean Library meeting rm

When: Wednesday 5th March7- 8:30 pm

RSVP (not essential) to Colin via sumsolar@yahoo.com.au or 0403 702 741