1 CPD Non Technical
Eco Living Display Centre, Mornington Peninsula - Networking Lunch & Site Tour
06/07/2023 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM (AEST)
Venue: MPAS, The Briars, Mount Martha VIC 3934
Mornington Peninsula Members (and friends of members)
Join us for lunch and networking at the Eco Living Display the Briars Mount Martha. Tour of the property and lunch included.
The Eco Living Display Centre at The Briars Mount Martha is a retrofitted home that showcases a range of sustainable innovations, materials, and products.
You'll get some great tips on living sustainably and comfortably, as well as how to reduce your environmental impact.
See you there.
What will you learn at the Eco Living Display Centre?
Living green doesn’t mean going without or spending lots of money.?At the Eco Living Display Centre, you can learn how to make a range of easy lifestyle changes and modifications to improve the comfort of your home.?
The Centre showcases?energy saving features, including solar design, thermal mass, hydronic heating, heat-pump technology, solar power, external shading, internal draught proofing,?battery storage and ventilation (HRV). You can also view a range of options for insulation, window coverings, double glazing, energy-efficient lighting, and appliances.
The centre also showcases?water saving features?including water tanks, drip-fed irrigation, flow restrictors on taps and shower heads and water-efficient appliances.
Carefully selected?products and materials?including recycled and up-cycled furniture, original kitchen cabinetry, wool carpet, recycled plastic decking and bamboo flooring. An interior materials board provides extensive information on the main types of interior materials, each with different environmental credentials including life-cycle analysis, which helps visitors choose the most appropriate material for each application.
In the garden,?you'll discover a range of ways to create a beautiful garden for dry conditions, from planting indigenous plants to creating wicking beds, a rain garden, no-dig gardens,?a food forest and medicinal garden as well as compost bins, a worm farm, and other examples of waste reduction on display.
CPD Points: 1 Non Technical CPD point.
Cancellation Policy: We know that situations sometimes arise preventing you from attending. However, Design Matters National Limited does incur costs in organising these events. If you find you cannot attend, cancellation fees may apply.