Green Living Centre
Sustainability education centre in Newtown
The Green Living Centre, your local sustainability education centre, is a joint initiative of the City of Sydney and Marrickville Council.
Free and open to the public, the centre is bursting with sustainable goodness, dedicated to growing a culture of environmental sustainability within the urban community.
The Green Living Centre includes:
- a friendly and experienced team more than happy to share ideas about everyday sustainable living, such as worm farming, composting, energy and water efficiency, recycling, natural cleaning, and eco-renovation
- a reference library with more than 300 titles including books in gardening, eco-renovation, global issues, recycling and more
- a recycling centre for corks where you can drop off yours to divert waste away from landfill
- Newtown Bagshare that accepts reusable shopping bags
- a bike library
- free workshops where you can learn about organic gardening, worm farming and natural cleaning.
It also offers support and advice to local businesses to become more sustainable and is a great port of call if you feel like volunteering to one of many great and green causes.
Sound good? Find out more or book your workshop online.
ContactsGreen Living Centre218 King Street
Newtown NSW 204202 9519 6366
Last updated: Wednesday, 5 February 2014