Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living Workshops

The Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living (MCSL, the Centre) is a showcase for sustainable homes and gardens, with the goal of promoting sustainable living. The unique facility is entirely self-sufficient. It generates its own power, recycles and reuses all rain and waste water, and manages all organic waste on site. The Centre is guaranteed to impress. The facility also boasts a large garden demonstrating different a wide array of sustainable gardening principles, proudly maintained by volunteers.

MCSL provide free sustainable workshops funded by Campbelltown & Camden City Councils with the goal of increasing environmental stewardship within the Campbelltown & Camden communities.

All workshops are held at the Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living unless otherwise stated. Bookings are essential and can be made via Eventbrite, Facebook, info@mcsl.org.au or by ringing 4647 9828.

Workshops

Day Time

Cost

School Holiday - Recycled Art & Craft

Tuesday, 9 July 10.30am-12.30pm

FREE

School Holiday - Micro Zookeeper

Wednesday, 10 July 10.30am-12.30pm

FREE

 

School Holiday - Operation Worm Trail

Thursday, 11 July 10.30am-12.30pm

FREE

School Holiday - Kids Gardening & Cooking

Friday, 12 July 10.30am-12.30pm

FREE

 

Preparing for a Spring Vegetable Garden

Saturday, 27 July 10am-12pm

FREE

Reducing Plastic Pollution & Boomerang Bags

Saturday, 27 July 1-3pm

FREE

 

Garden to Table - Slow Food Cooking

Saturday, 3 August 12-3pm

FREE

 

Garden to Table - Introduction to Kombucha

Saturday, 17 August 10am-12pm

FREE

 

Garden to Table - Thai Cooking

 Saturday, 17 August 12-3pm

 FREE

NEW Introduction to Hydroponics & Small Space Gardens

Saturday, 17 August 1-3pm

FREE

Keeping Chickens in your Backyard

Saturday, 7 September 10am-12pm

FREE

Worm Farming & Composting

Saturday, 14 September 10am-12pm

FREE

Garden to Table - South East Asian food Culture - A Mix of Gardening & Cooking

Saturday, 14 September 1-3pm

FREE

School Holiday - Recycled Art & Craft

Tuesday, 1 October 10.30am-12.30pm

FREE

School Holliday - Micro Zookeeper

Wednesday, 2 October 10.30-12.30pm

FREE

School Holiday - Operation Worm Trail

Thursday, 3 October 10.30am-12.30pm

FREE

 

School Holiday - Kids Gardening & Cooking

Tuesday, 8 October 10.30am-12.30pm

FREE

The 4 Keys to Organic Gardening

Wk 1: Soil Improving

Wk 2: Seed Raising Mix & Propagation

Wk 3: Propagation & Seed Saving

 

Saturday, 19 October 10am-12pm

Saturday, 26 October 10am-12pm

Saturday, 2 November 10am-12pm

 

FREE

FREE

FREE

 

Garden to Table - Asian Finger Food

Saturday, 19 October 12-3pm

FREE

Gardening for Beginners & Introduction to No Dig Gardens

 

Saturday, 19 October 1-3pm

 

FREE

Worm Farming & Composting

Saturday, 26 October 1-3pm

FREE

Garden to Table - Eastern European food Culture - A Mix of Gardening & Cooking

 

Saturday, 2 November 1-3pm

FREE

 

Introduction to Beekeeping

Saturday, 9 November 10am-12pm

FREE

Reducing Plastic Pollution & Boomerang Bags

Saturday, 30 November 1-3pm

FREE

Garden to Table - Preserving for Christmas

Saturday, 30 November 12-3pm

FREE

Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living Workshops