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Greening our yards

When:
Sat 19 May 2018
Time:
01:45 PM - 04:00 PM
Cost:
Free To Blacktown Residents
Booking:
A Must
Facilities:
parking, transport, toilet, disabled
Details:
Greening our yards The Urban Heat Island is a phenomenon becoming more common in Sydney’s Western Suburbs making soaring summer temperatures feel even hotter.

So how can we make our cities cooler? The answer is in greening our yards, planting appropriate trees and gardens to help lessen the impact of high temperatures and reduce cooling costs.

This presentation shows you how to plant native trees and shrubs to create a green paradise at home. Using native endemic species, you can learn how to plant a natural garden, water garden, cottage garden, formal garden or potted garden.

You’ll also learn how to locate and plant your veggie patch for maximum harvest.

This is FREE for Blacktown residents and places are limited so booking is essential. Book online (https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/greening-our-yards-may-2018-tickets-44211664278)

Due to the high interest, please cancel your ticket if you are unable to attend, or email ourenvironment@blacktown.nsw.gov.au or call 9839 6055, so we can offer your place to someone else on our waitlist.

If you have any enquiries, please don't hesitate to contact us using either options above.

For safety reasons and the comfort of others children under 16 years are not permitted to this workshop.

Visit http://sustainableblacktown.eventbrite.com to see our other upcoming workshops and events.

When
Location:
Blacktown Showground Community Showground,
Richmond Road,
Blacktown 2148
Contact:
  9839 6055

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