SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: COVID-19
Please note we have cancelled/ postponed upcoming March and April events (purchased tickets have been refunded) and will reassess later events on a week-by-week basis. Please note that we will continue to follow advised health and safety protocols. Registered participants will be notified and refunded if future events are cancelled.
The Joinery is currently closed as a community space until further notice. The Adelaide Sustainability Centre will look at opportunities to continue our community engagement in an online capacity during this time – if you have any ideas on this, feel free to email us.
Further information on COVID-19 is also available at the Department of Health and Wellbeing website. Thanks to everyone for your cooperation.
We urge you to stay safe, informed and take care of yourselves and others.
Warm regards, The Adelaide Sustainability Centre
Boomerang Bags Sewing Bee
Sessions currently postponed
Community made using recycled materials, Boomerang Bags are a free, fun, sustainable alternative to plastic bags. To RSVP email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Past Workshops and Events
Caring for indoor plants
DIY Plastic Free Workshop
One Big Home: Film Night
Paper Jewellery Making
Textile Jewellery Making
Plastic Free July Expo
Plastic Free July Preparation
Eco Families Adelaide: Mending Circle
Eco Families Adelaide: Bees, beeswax, candles and Lip Balm
Preserving the Home Harvest
Fermenting & Natural Dye Workshop
Eco Families Adelaide: Snack Sharing Session (repeat)
Eco Families Adelaide: Natural Remedies for all Seasons
Kefir and Kombucha: Fermented Goodness
Eco Families Adelaide: Snack Sharing Session
Eco Families Adelaide: Preserving Summer Delights
Christmas Nature Crafts
Nature Hiking and Camping Food
Eco Families Adelaide: Native Bees + Build your Own Bee Hotel
The Sustainable Artist: Workshop with Alana Gregory
Clothing as Medicine: Natural Dye and Ayurvedic Medicine workshop
Campfire Stories Australia: Spring Cleaning
Campfire Stories Australia: The Road Less Travelled
Natural Dye Workshop with Samorn Sanixay
Campfire Stories Australia: Courage
Re-Creating with Natural Dyes (Workshop)
Public Talk – Somebody Else’s Problem: Consumerism, Sustainability and Design with Robert Crocker.
Film: Love Thy Nature
Campfire Stories Australia: Belonging
Wildlife of Greater Adelaide, Meet author James Smith
Campfire Stories Australia: Change
Koalas of Adelaide
Film: The Best of Scinema International Science Film Festival
Workshop for Homeschooling Families – The Wonderful World of Frogs
Edible Flowers for Kids
Kids Christmas Garden Crafts
Just Make It! Nature Collections and Mandalas
School Holiday Workshop – Nature Collections and Mandalas
Just Make It! Christmas Crafts for Children
Virtual film night & shared dinner
– Living the Change
Tuesday 9 June | 6:30pm | Free
Let’s watch a film together, from home. And if you like, bring along your dinner or cuppa, and tune into our online catch-up before the film. Information and registration here.
Next session postponed
Join our family-friendly, low-waste snack sharing session. Come together to try and/or share some favourite recipes so that we can make them at home ourselves!
POSTPONED Natural hiking and camping meals
Thursday 7 May | 6:30pm | $30
Join Folk of all Trades for a workshop on preparing natural camping and hiking meals with compostable packaging.
Info and registration here.
Adelaide Repair Cafe
Next session date to be confirmed
We don’t have any sessions currently scheduled, please check out other SA-based Repair Cafes near you.
Living Smart Adelaide course (online)
19 May-30 June | 7-9pm | $40 concession, $80 full price
Through 7 sessions of creative home-based activities, group learning/sharing and guest speakers, you will delve into 10 Living Smart sustainability topics and leave armed with practical ways to live more lightly. Limited places available. Register here
POSTPONED Evolution of Organic – film night and shared community dinner
April film night postponed – new date TBC
Join us for an evening of shared food and conversation, followed by a screening of ‘Evolution of Organic’. Our film nights are the first Tuesday of each month. Register here.
Cancelled – Nature journalling
School holiday workshop cancelled – new date TBC
Discover tips and learn skills for observing, drawing and thinking about the natural world. No drawing experience required. Workshop designed for adults and children to participate together. More info and registration here.