Attend climate and sustainability events

Climate action series

Our events will help you cut carbon emissions at home and advocate for stronger climate action. All sessions are free.

Upcoming online events

Solar sponges: An introduction to community batteries  
Wednesday 7 April, 6 - 7pm
Online event
Learn how community batteries, also known as neighbourhood-scale batteries, can help enable more solar energy exports to the grid, and store and dispatch energy to customers during peak times.

In Praise of Veg: Talking plant-based meals with Alice Zaslavsky 
Wednesday 21 April, 6.30pm - 8.15pm
Richmond Library
Join Alice in conversation about her new book 'In Praise of Veg'. She will share plant-based cooking tips and tricks, reveal some of her favourite plant-based restaurants and cafes, and talk about why eating more plants is one way we can take climate action.

Building climate resilience in the community sector
Wednesday 28 April and Wednesday 26 May, 9.30am - 12pm
Fitzroy Town Hall Reading Room
These workshops will help build the capacity of the community sector to understand, respond and adapt to climate change and build community resilience to climate related impacts. Limited places. This training is for staff and management working in the community sector in the City of Yarra.
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Sustainable renovations in heritage areas 
Wednesday 19 May, 7pm - 8.15pm
Online event
Hear from a leading conservation architect and learn about renovating sustainably and installing solar panels on properties in heritage overlays. You'll also see examples of successful renovations in heritage areas. 

Watch or listen to past online events

Catch up on past online events by watching or listening to recordings

Yarra Environment News 

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