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How to Book for an Event or Workshop

 

To book for an event, please click on the button under the event you want to book for.

If there is no "Book now" button, please contact the phone number below the event entry.

We are trialling the event booking service "EventBrite" and would appreciate any feedback to .

 

Events/Workshops

The WEC holds regular events including workshops and guest speakers, along with field trips. These events cover a wide range of environmental issues and there is something for everyone. We encourage participants to be FRAGRANCE FREE at these events. Some events have a fee or suggested donation associated with them. We appreciate your support of programs at the WEC including our YACCA Youth Group.

To book in for any workshops please click on the book now icon to be redirected to Eventbrite (preferred method), phone the Centre on 8556 4188 or email us at:  

Keep checking back, we're always updating!

 2021 Workshops and events 

Regular Boomerang Bag Workshops are BACK!!!  

Come and sew Boomerang bags to share with others! - Mondays from 10-3

Vicki and team will welcome you. You can come along and sew for a while, cut out material for others to sew or screen print the bags, make beeswax wraps. Come for the whole time or for an hour! Free events. 

 Wetlands tour- Aquatic Plants of Willunga Basin with Paul Green

Join Paul Green for a tour of two of the Willunga Basin’s iconic wetlands. Hart Road wetland is a constructed wetland designed to capture and treat storm water on the northern edge of Aldinga Scrub. In contrast, The Washpool is a natural brackish wetland on the southern side of Aldinga Scrub. Paul will help us identify the aquatic plants and tell us about their ecological functions.

We will first meet at Hart Road wetland at 2pm. Meet at the carpark at the southern end of Rowley Road, Aldinga Beach. (Do not try and access the meeting point via Hart Road itself.) There are no toilet facilities at these events.

Sat., 25 September 20212:00 pm – 4:30 pm ACST  booknow.jpg

Sat., 30 October 2021 @2:00 pm – 4:30 pm ACDTbooknow.jpg

Sat., 20th November 2021 @2:00 pm – 4:30 pm ACDTbooknow.jpg

 

Come and learn about Biochar with Maccy Biochar

Maccy biochar workshops are run as a demonstration of making biochar using one of their small flame-capped kilns.

This event usually takes 2-3 hours during which time there is generally plenty of time for a discussion of the theory etc etc. so no need for a classroom situation.

The workshop will be held at the Bassett Boys School in St Luke's Street, Willunga, and is being run in partnership with Willunga National Trust and as a joint project with the Willunga Community Garden.

The biochar (approx 100 litres) we make during the workshop may be purchased on the day at $1/litre .

An outline of similar workshops is given on their website at: https://www.maccybiochar.com/training-courses.

Please bring all food and drinks, sun smart clothing and hats, good shoes, sunscreen etc. There are no toilets at this site, but public toilets are located on Hill Street, Willunga.

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Watch this space for upcoming events

 

2019/20 Past Workshops and Events


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