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20180225 Imogen with mosaicsYour smart lifestyle can be enhanced by talking to our wonderful exhibitors! 

From Builders to worms, bags to repair - heaps of information for your sustainable choices!

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Grampians Central West Waste & Resource Recovery Group - GOLD Sponsor


Grampians Central West Waste & Resource Recovery Group will once again host the Can Do Communities pop up in the hall at the Buninyong Smarter Building & Living Expo.

In keeping with a theme of ‘Keeping it Local – in your home and in your community’, there will be demonstrations by Granny Skills guru, Rebecca Sullivan on a variety of easy to do, waste free activities for your home – from cleaners to preserves to re-use of textiles – Granny skills is all about making do with what we have.

Captain Compost will also be there to show people how to compost, look after their worm farm and start some seed saving in their garden.

Kerrie Tomkins will also be back this year to show how homemade soap is made along with some home grown herbal teas.

If everyone makes a small change then that adds up to a large change. There will be something that everyone can do in their home.

Doing something in your community can be helping or volunteering with boomerang bag groups, repair cafes, local food co-operatives or local litter clean ups.

POWERSHOPPowershop - Mint Sponsor

A Better Power Company -

Powershop supplies power to all kinds of homes and businesses in Australia and New Zealand as part of a crusade to simplify electricity for the benefit of customers. Powershop is wholly owned by the multi-billion dollar Meridian Energy Group – one of the world’s largest 100% renewable electricity generators.


BLB Logo H WhiteLifestyleBallarat Lifestyle Builders - Mint Sponsor

With over 20 years building experience and only using registered competent trades people, lifestyle builders can help you build a quality home with sustainable living options to suit your lifestyle and budget.


33918 CB Logo Suite Buninyong 75x44 2Buninyong Community Bank - Mint Sponsor

Buninyong Community Bank - YES they know It makes sense to look after our home, and it is our mutual duty to future generations to act to reduce our impact on nature.






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