SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: COVID-19
We would respectfully ask that if you have ‘flu-like’ symptoms, or if you have recently travelled interstate, please refrain from attending events.
As part of our ongoing covid management planning at The Joinery, we are maintaining capacity restrictions, sign-in procedures and strict hygiene and social distancing requirements that must be adhered to.
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.
Further information on COVID-19 is also available at the Department of Health and Wellbeing website. Thanks to everyone for your cooperation.
Warm regards, The Adelaide Sustainability Centre
Sunday 19 September | 10am-12:00pm
Wicking beds are water efficient gardens, perfect coming into summer. Register for our workshop and demonstration with Karen Montgomery. Register here.
Guided tour of the Joinery
Monday/Tuesday 27-28 September | FREE |Bookings essential
Check out our community environment centre in the heart of the city, including the green roof, community garden, solar demonstration and more. Register here.
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
Building a local food community
Food freedom: perspectives on local food sustainability
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
Natural Pest and Weed Managment
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
Get Set for City Nature Challenge
School holiday workshop – Looking after our oceans
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
Green Roofs presentation
Tues 12 Oct | 5:30-7pm | $7.50
Check out ASC’s new demonstration green roof and learn about their benefits, key requirements, plant and soil selection and more. Register here.
Garden art at Common Ground Community Garden
Tuesday 28 September | 10:30am-11:30am | $10 + bf
Join community darden volunteers for a morning of art and nature, and make your own creative plant marker. Register here.
No sessions scheduled
Eco Families are family-friendly workshops where participants can share their sustainability journey and skills, and bring along their little ones. If you’re interested in hosting a session please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Wildlife nesting box workshop
Sunday 26 September | 10am-12:30pm
Learn about the importance of tree hollows and how we can support native species. Build your own possum or parrot nesting box to take home. Register here.
Fantastic Fungi exhibition
9am-5pm | Monday-Friday | Until 5 Oct
As part of Nature Festival and Biodiversity Month, discover the wonderful world of fungi with this photographic exhibition from Drew Sinton. More information here.
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: email@example.com