Better homes and neighbourhoods for a changing climate – A community forum

Venue

Gateway Hotel

29-37 Ryley Street, Wangaratta, VIC 3677

Wangaratta, VIC, AU, 3677

Join us at this Wangaratta community forum for inspiring speakers talking about adapting our homes and neighourhoods to improve liveability.

Part 1 OUR HOMES

• Achieving energy efficient, thermal comfort, year-round: adaptations that can be made in next, 3, 10 or 20yrs.

• Managing flood risk

• Affordability

Speakers

Chairperson: Carole Hammond, EO Goulburn Murray Climate Alliance

Designing an affordable home adapted to a changing climate

Luc Plowman – Detail Green, Beechworth

Building an affordable climate-ready sustainable home – local experience

Brendan Collins – Builder/developer Lightwood Group Wodonga

Renovating or retro fitting to achieve energy efficient and affordable climate comfort.

Geoff Lodge CEO GV Community Energy

Part 2 ADAPTING OUR NEIGHBORHOODS FOR LIVEABILITY

Landscaping house blocks and streetscapes to manage extreme heat and intense rainfall

Speaker: Meg Caffin, Principle Urban Forest Consulting Bendigo

A light dinner and refreshments will be provided.

Registration essential for catering purposes by May 29th at Eventbrite through our website WLSI.org.au

For further information email: info@wlsi.org.au

Phone 0412 254 778

Proudly supported by Rural City of Wangaratta; University of Melbourne Department of Rural Health, Climate Ready grant from the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning.

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