Sustainability events calendar

Woodcarving workshop

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 button below.

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Book your place online

Click on the link below for 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. 


True cost movie screening

Date: Thurs 26 April

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Cost: Free

Venue: Zenith Theatre (cnr McIntosh and Railway Streets, Chatswood)

Learn more and book online

Ku-ring-gai water works

Go behind the scenes and discover the secrets to keeping our waterways clean and healthy.

Date: Sun 29 April

Time: 10am - 12pm

Cost: Free!

Venue: TBC

Learn more and book online


Festival on the Green

Date: Sun 6 May
Time: 10am - 4pm
Venue: St Ives Village Green
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Upcycling clothes workshop - fully booked!

Learn creative and ethical ways to mend, make, refashion, and re-purpose your current clothing and op-shop finds!

Date: Sat May 19

Time: 1pm - 4pm

Cost: Free!

Venue: Turramurra Library

Learn more and join waitlist

Living with our Wildlife

What can we do about possums in the roof, brush turkeys taking over our gardens and magpies swooping? How can we save our wildlife from the dangers we humans inflict?

Date: Mon 21 May

Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Cost: Free!

Venue: Ku-ring-gai Council Chambers

Learn more and book online.

Greenstyle session: reduce your home energy and water bills

Join our Council experts as they help you decipher your bills to reduce your heating and cooling expenses coming into winter.

Date: Wed 23 May
Time: 10am - 12pm
Cost: Free!
Venue: Lindfield Library
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Your dream home - Location change!

Don’t miss your chance to meet a range of sustainable building advisors, solar, energy and garden experts, and chat with like-minded community members.

Date: Sat 26 May

Time: 2pm - 5pm

Cost: Free!

Venue: Caley's Pavilion, The Wildflower Garden, St Ives.

Learn more and book online


Micro-macramé jewellery workshop

Learn this unique art form and create intricate jewellery with Azadeh Zolfigol from Iran.

Date: Sat 9 June

Time: 1pm - 4pm

Cost: $10 (supports teacher and art supplies)

Venue: Roseville Arts Centre

Learn more and book online.

Japanese street gardens

A foray into the colourful, contemporary world of Japanese street gardens and their passionate creators. 

Date: Tues 19 June

Time: 7pm - 8pm

Cost: $5

Venue: Ku-ring-gai Council Chambers

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Greenstyle sessions: draught-proofing your home

Our experts will show you how to locate and fill the air leaks in your home, ensuring warmth and comfort for winter, and lower energy bills.

Date: Wed 20 June

Time: 10am - 12pm

Cost: Free!

Venue: Gordon Library

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Introduction to bushcare and WHS workshop

An informative welcome to recent volunteers and those keen to know more!

Date: Sun 24 June

Time: 9.30am - 11.00am

Cost: Free!

Venue: Ku-ring-gai Council Chambers

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