22 12, 2014

Permaculture: ‘Australia’s most significant intellectual export’

By | 2016-11-10T10:30:26+00:00 December 22nd, 2014|CERES Education|0 Comments

Permaculture has been referred to as "Australia's most significant intellectual export" and considering how far across the globe it has spread, this claim may have some basis. Permaculture is a process for designing sustainable communities and is derived from permanent agriculture and permanent culture. Permaculture is a combination of traditional wisdom, modern science and [...]

1 12, 2014

What interesting toilets

By | 2017-04-06T14:01:20+00:00 December 1st, 2014|Around Site|0 Comments

Two years ago we installed a cutting-edge, very low-flush (2 litre/3 litre) toilet system in the toilet block next to the café... Rainwater collected from the buildings on Lee Street and near the café is stored in an underground tank and is used to flush these toilets. When the tank is empty we need to [...]