Cultural connections for sustainability events

cultural-events 

Free events for Chinese Community. Book today!

为中国居民举办的免费活动。 今天就报名吧!

為華人社區舉辦的免費活動, 報名從速!

These events will be presented in English with the help of bilingual educators. Our presenters will deliver hands-on practical workshops and a local bushwalk in the beautiful Wildflower Garden.

活动会有双语工作人员提供翻译,除了有可以让参与者一起动手的讲座,还有一个在美丽的野花花园举行的健步行。

活動會有雙語工作人員提供翻譯,除了有可以讓參與者一起動手的講座,還有一個美麗的野花花園徙步行。

April 四月

Home assessment for energy and water

Learn how to save money by reducing your electricity and water, improve the comfort of your home and help the environment in the process.  The workshop will give an overview of how a typical home uses energy and water, some cost saving tips around your home, and saving opportunities with your energy retailer.

You will also be offered the opportunity to book in a FREE home visit to receive guidance specific to your home and requirements.

Cantonese

Monday 3 April, 10am-midday at Turramurra library, 5 Ray Street, Turramurra

Mandarin

Tuesday 4 April, 10am-midday at Turramurra library, 5 Ray Street, Turramurra

家庭节能技巧和评估

家庭節能技巧和評估

Mandarin 

Cantonese 

了解如何减少用电和用水,节省开支。不仅改善您居家的舒适,又保护环境。讲座将概述一个典型的家庭如何使用能源和水,介绍居家省钱的技巧,包括如何通过您的能源供应商节省费用。

了解如何減少用電和用水, 節省開支。不僅改善您居家的舒適,又保護環境。講座將概述一個典型的家庭如何有效地使用能源和水,介紹居家省錢的技巧,包括如何通過您的能源供應商節省費用。

日期:4月4日 星期二 (普通话翻译)
时 间:上午10点到12点
地点: Turramurra图书馆

日期:4月3日 星期一 (粤语翻译)
時间:上午10点到12点
地点: Turramurra 图书馆

Bushwalk with a Ranger - fully booked

Our skilled rangers will lead a guided walk through the Australian bush, pointing out native Australian plants and animals and sharing the area’s history and Aboriginal culture.  Participants will be able to see and touch some small native animals close up.

A bus will take you from Gordon bus station via Mona Vale Road to our Wildflower Garden, St Ives where the ranger will meet you for the walk.  Afterwards the bus will return you to Gordon bus station, via Mona Vale Road, St Ives. Further bus pick up details will be provided on booking.

You will take home with you a map and details of more local walks to come back to enjoy with your family and friends.

Cantonese

Wednesday 26 April, 10am-1pm at Wildflower Garden, 420 Mona Vale Road, St Ives

Mandarin

Friday 28 April, 10am-1pm at Wildflower Garden, 420 Mona Vale Road, St Ives

野花花园健步行

野花花園徙步

Mandarin 

Cantonese 

我们经验丰富的公园管理员将带领大家走过澳大利亚的丛林,讲解沿途所见的澳大利亚特有的动植物,并分享该地区的历史和土著文化。参与者将能够近距离地看到和触摸一些本地小动物。您还能得到一份地图和更多当地徒步的详情,以便日后与家人,朋友一起回来享受徒步的乐趣。 

我們經驗豐富的公園管理員將帶領大家走過澳大利亞的叢林,講解沿途所見的澳大利亞特有的動植物,並分享該地區的歷史和土著文化。參與者將能夠近距離地看到和触摸一些本地小動物。您還能得到一份地圖和更多當地徒步的詳情,以便日後與家人和朋友一起回來享受徒步的樂趣。

日期:4月28 日 星期五 (普通话翻译)
時 间:上午10点—下午1点 
地点: St Ives 野花花园

日期:4月26 日 星期三 (粤语翻译)
時间:上午10点—下午1点
地点:  St Ives 野花花园

Transport will be provided to and from Gordon bus / train station and St Ives.

免费的公车提供从Gordon公交车站和St Ives的接送服务

免費的公車提供從Gordon公車站和St Ives的接送服務

Refreshments

Light refreshments provided at all events.

以上活动均有茶点提供

以上活動均有茶點提供

To learn more and register to book

Bookings are essential.

名额有限,报名从速!

名額有限,報名從速!

Cantonese events -  Helen Li 0410 693109 or helen.li@eccnsw.org.au

Mandarin events – Ye Lu  0449 797155 or email ye.lu@eccnsw.org.au

Past events

Introduction to Edible Gardening

Are you interested to learn how to grow your own food and where to start? Then this practical and fun workshop is for you.

We will look at soil, composting information, pests, diseases and plant requirements. Includes a hands-on session planting your own vegetable seeds to take home and plant in your garden.

Mandarin

Wednesday 15 March, 10am-12.30pm at Gordon Library - this event was fully booked

Cantonese

Thursday 16 March, 10am-12.30pm at Turramurra Seniors Centre

食用园艺介绍 - 名额已满

食用園藝介紹

Mandarin 

Cantonese 

想要了解怎样种植您自己的蔬菜?那么这个实用而有趣的讲座可以帮助您。我们会介绍泥土,堆肥,害虫等有关种植的信息。您还可以自己动手种植一种蔬菜,并且带回家。

想要了解怎樣種植自己的蔬菜?从哪里入手?那麼這個實用而有趣的講座可以幫助您。我們 會介紹泥土,堆肥,害蟲等有關種植的信息。您還可以自己動手種植蔬菜,並且帶回家。

日期:3月15日,星期三 (普通话翻译)
时间:上午10点到下午12:30
地点:Gordon图书馆

日期:3月16日,星期四  (粤语翻译)
時间:上午10点到下午12:30
地点:Turramurra老年人活动中心

Live with less chemicals and save $$$

Are you concerned about the use of toxic chemicals in and around your home? Want to do something to change that?

Practical, informal and fun workshop showing how easy it is to use non-toxic cleaning practices and products, save $$$ and still look and feel good.

Bring along some small containers and you can take home some samples.

Cantonese

Tuesday 28 March, 10am-12.30pm at Turramurra library, 5 Ray Street, Turramurra

Mandarin

Wednesday 29 March, 10am-12.30pm at Gordon library, 799 Pacific Highway, Gordon - this event was fully booked

减少家用化学品,省钱又安全

減少家用化學品,省錢又安全

Mandarin

Cantonese 

重新考虑一下我们在家中使用有毒化学品的习惯…… 这个生动有趣的讲座可以教您如何使用简单方便的无毒清洁产品。省钱又安全的同时,依然保持家居的清洁。

重新考慮一下我們在家中使用有毒化學品的習慣…… 這個生動有趣的講座可以教您如何使用簡單方便的無毒清潔產品。省錢又安全的同時,依然保持家居的清潔。

日期:3月29日,星期三  (普通话翻译)
时间:上午10点到下午12:30
地点:Gordon 图书馆

日期:3月28日,星期二 (粤语翻译)
時间:上午10点到下午12:30
地点:Turramurra  图书馆