Resources

Draught sealing products to re-home

We’ve been decluttering the Transition Warringal Sustainable House Tour demo kit and have these products to re-home. If you’d like to claim them, please contact us by email. We’ll request a photo of the installed product for the newsletter. 1) Raven weatherstrip RP48 in brown (read more here) 2) Raven weatherstrip RP14 grey twin pack…

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Workshop Notes

Here you will find notes from some of Transition Warringal’s workshops Gap Sealing Notes 2019

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Making the Switch to EVs: Local Stories

Around one third of Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions come from transport. There are several satisfying solutions we are embracing all at once to create a healthier and happier world. Switching from Fossil-fuel to Electric It’s reassuring to know that electric cars, however they are charged, contribute to less climate pollution. When charged from the grid…

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Sustainable Homes: Local Stories

Transition Warringal presents Sustainable House Tours, showcasing fine local examples of renovation and retrofitting for energy and water efficiency in suburban homes. On our tours, you will see examples of passive solar design, retrofit double glazing, non-toxic materials, rainwater storage and greywater systems, rooftop solar, energy monitoring systems, and more. Every tour tells a story…

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Water: Local Stories

Water is life! Our bodies are, as are all living things, about 70% water. Along with the lands, the waters hold the stories of Indigenous Australians, the law, songlines and culture. It is common for cities all around the world to spend millions on mains water supply from nearby mountains and the same amount to carry…

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100 steps towards a plastic-free life

By Transition Warringal core group member Penny Grose I’ve been assessing my “plastic footprint” and taking steps to reduce it. This is my record of attempting to deplastify my life (originally posted on social media in 2015; much has changed since then as we’ve deepened our connection with nature and simplified our lives further). Also…

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Our Vision of a Sustainable Future

“Our slower lives are interwoven with the thriving middle reaches of the million year old stream we call the Birrarung, bringing about the well-being our hearts have been yearning for.” — a shared vision from ‘Building the Vision’ events, 2017-18 What’s your vision of the future? Dystopian society, growth at all costs, green consumerism, or…

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Transition Warringal Newsletters

Transition Warringal Newsletters come out about once a month. Sign up to the e-list to receive them in your inbox. September 2019 Newsletter August 2019 Newsletter July 2019 Newsletter — Plastic Free Special Winter 2019 Newsletter Autumn 2019 Newsletter — Effortless Energy Saving Late Summer 2019 Newsletter — What is Transition?

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