City of Whitehorse - Celebrate Sustainable Living Week 2009
Whitehorse’s popular Sustainable Living Week features something for everyone, with nine days of activities featuring 13 free events with a sustainable emphasis.
The premier event of the week is the Earth Hour Celebrations at the Box Hill Gardens on Saturday 28 March, which includes a Sustainable Transport Expo, classy clothes swap, organic cooking demonstrations, children’s activities and performances, and concludes with an Earth Hour Countdown Concert.
Other activities planned for Sustainable Living week include a ‘Save Water, Save Energy Extravaganza’, Council Nursery Family Day, outdoor family film night, bus tour of sustainable houses, visit to St Kilda’s EcoCentre, an author talk and night tour of Blackburn Lake Sanctuary.
The Whitehorse Sustainability Awards will again be held to reward and recognise members of the local community for their efforts in living sustainable lifestyles. Award winners will be announced at the Whitehorse Sustainability Awards Night on Thursday 26 March.
Download the full program of events for Sustainable Living Week 2009.