Armidale Vegetable Sowing Guide
This guide shows planting time periods that should allow you to get a crop in Armidale.
Lightbulb Moments
Take control of your electrical use & costs with this Resource Guide Online PDF and Print PDF for welfare agencies to assist clients, colleagues and community.

Archives

Categories

SLA

Living in Armidale NSW Australia, we are part of the global Transition Towns movement that addresses the twin challenges of peak oil and climate change at a community level. We are made up of action groups each with a specific focus, currently these are:

SLA is a volunteer organisation that depends on the energy of its members, so please get involved and join one of the above action groups by clicking on the link and joining its mailing list.

*independant group with own governance

Join the SLA community!

Type in your email if you live locally to periodically receive (usually weekly) a broadcast of up and coming sustainable news right in your inbox.

We share your email with no one, and posts are ad free!

» Renew paid membership here

Sunday 1pm Free Trees BBQ at Mary White

Sunday 1pm Free Trees BBQ at Mary White

[ Sunday, 21 Jan; 1:00 pm; ] This is a free feed social meeting for those that care about the habitat trees of UNE. Also feel free to bring something to share — drinks, food, and fun things. Where: Mary White College When: 1pm Sunday 21st January Cost: Nil Here are some video of the Save UNE habitat trees campaign. [embed width="520"]https://youtu.be/DbHHPFIA5J8[/embed] [embed width="520"]https://youtu.be/Ws21Xa3uEDE[/embed] full article »

Can you help out during Tamworth Country Music Festival?

Can you help out during Tamworth Country Music Festival?

[ Sunday, 21 Jan to Friday, 26 Jan. ] For the sixth year AACSG&M will help staff the NorthWest Alliance Stall. Our dates are Sunday 21 January and Friday 26 January, 2018 Car-pool leaving Armidale 8 am; spend the day helping to staff the stall representing all the groups involved in the North West Alliance (including People4Plains, Coonabarabran Residents Against Coal Seam Gas, Lock the […] full article »

Save University of New England’s habitat trees

Save University of New England’s habitat trees

[ Wednesday, 17 Jan; 1:00 pm; ] Dear All, The University of New England (UNE) is currently destroying some of its greatest assets. These are the hollow-bearing trees, habitat for gliders, parrots and koalas. Planning and implementation of tree removal has been kept secret. From 8 January 2018, contractors started removing the first of 78 trees from the UNE campus. During the week, it […] full article »

SDN Annual Workshop Uralla 17–21 Jan 2018

SDN Annual Workshop Uralla 17–21 Jan 2018

[ Wednesday, 17 Jan to Sunday, 21 Jan. ] We are looking forward to seeing you at the workshop. The 2018 annual Social Developers’ Network (SDN) workshop will be held at Uralla, New England NSW, from the evening of Wednesday the 17th to Sunday night the 21st of January 2018. Since Ned died in 2015, SDN workshops have taken on a new invigoration, which is exactly […] full article »

Country Music Cares Concert — 24th Jan in Tamworth

Country Music Cares Concert — 24th Jan in Tamworth

[ Wednesday, 24 Jan; 7:00 pm; ] 7pm Wednesday 24 Jan 2018 – Town Hall Presented By Lock The Gate Alliance Now in its 11th Year with the best of country music entertainment on offer at the 2018 Country Music Festival. Enjoy air conditioned comfort and the best of acoustics in the awesome Tamworth Town Hall. Artists and musicians donating their time and talent for […] full article »

Investigation: Barnaby’s gas bonanza and the pervading influence of the gas lobby

Gas companies weigh a heavy influence over Australia’s political leadership. As the horror show over high gas prices unfolds, Big Gas Con whistleblower and analyst, Simone Marsh, reports on National Party donations, the gas lobby, the “revolving doors” between industry and politics, and Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce and his land parcel at Narrabri where […] full article »

Armidale Farmers’ Market

Armidale Farmers’ Market

[ Sunday, 21 Jan; 8:00 am; Sunday, 4 Feb; 8:00 am; Sunday, 18 Feb; 8:00 am; Sunday, 4 Mar; 8:00 am; Sunday, 18 Mar; 8:00 am; Sunday, 1 Apr; 8:00 am; Sunday, 15 Apr; 8:00 am; Sunday, 6 May; 8:00 am; Sunday, 20 May; 8:00 am; Sunday, 3 Jun; 8:00 am; Sunday, 17 Jun; 8:00 am; Sunday, 1 Jul; 8:00 am; Sunday, 15 Jul; 8:00 am; Sunday, 5 Aug; 8:00 am; Sunday, 19 Aug; 8:00 am; Sunday, 2 Sep; 8:00 am; Sunday, 16 Sep; 8:00 am; Sunday, 7 Oct; 8:00 am; Sunday, 21 Oct; 8:00 am; Sunday, 4 Nov; 8:00 am; Sunday, 18 Nov; 8:00 am; Sunday, 2 Dec; 8:00 am; Sunday, 16 Dec; 8:00 am; ] The Armidale Farmers’ Market is on first and third Sundays of the month at Curtis Park kicking off at around 8am and going through to lunch. If you are a paid up member of Sustainable Living Armidale you are welcome to sell produce at the Armidale Local Food stall with a slice of profits going […] full article »

February Special Forum: Sustainable Living by Design

February Special Forum: Sustainable Living by Design

[ Thursday, 1 Feb; 6:00 pm; ] Sustainable Living Armidale is beginning 2018 with a very special forum at a special location and earlier time. When: Thursday 1st February Time: 6pm Where: 93 Brown St, Armidale – come down the driveway and around the front to the deck While having an eco house goes a long way to living sustainably, there’s more to […] full article »