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Great Gardens

The Great Gardens team is a group of Australia's leading sustainability experts , who have a passion for the environment and an equal passion for inspiring and empowering Australia to become more sustainable.

What do we do?

We offer free workshops, training sessions and events that give our communities the tools to become more sustainable.

Our Training Topics:

  • Waterwise gardening
  • Fertiliser and river-friendly gardening
  • Design and management of your outdoor space
  • How to grow delicious, nutritious food with less resources
  • Planting for shading and cooling
  • Great plants
  • Energy efficiency
  • Renewable energy
  • Solar-passive design
  • Grey water and water efficiency
  • Recycling – what goes where and why
  • Mulching, pruning and garden waste
  • Soil improvement – turn sand into soil!
  • Turning your garden into the biggest room in your house
  • Turning your garden into a natural air-conditioner
  • Nature play and getting outdoors with the kids

Website: greatgardens.info/

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Winner & Finalists: Act-Belong-Commit Awards 2017

Winner & Finalists: Act-Belong-Commit Awards 2017

The Act-Belong-Commit Awards recognise and showcase WA people and organisations that epitomise the 'Act-Belong-Commit' way of life, and celebrates their mentally healthy achievements. Read about the 2017 winners.

What is Act-Belong-Commit?

What is Act-Belong-Commit?

Act-Belong-Commit is a mental health promotion campaign that encourages individuals to take action to protect and promote their own mental wellbeing.

Act-Belong-Commit Youth Connectors

Act-Belong-Commit Youth Connectors

Are you ... aged between 16 & 25? Passionate about health & wellbeing?

Come to our FUN & FREE workshop where you will learn:
  • About Act-Belong-Commit
  • How you can talk to friends about being mentally healthy
  • How you can assist others to get involved in the community
Partner with us!

Partner with us!

We are seeking to partner with organisations who share a vision for a mentally healthy WA.  If your group or organisation offers opportunities for mentally healthy engagement, strives to improve individual and community wellbeing; or is keen to change the way people think about mental health, you may like to consider partnering with us.