ELM EXPO 2018

Come join us in a day of fun and learn more about our local environment and how to support it!

Funded in part by the National Landcare Program Grant

EDUCATIONAL & INTERACTIVE DISPLAYS

  • Weeds - Live samples. Learn to identify them and manage them
  • Pests - Cane toads & Fruit flies
  • Caring for Wildlife - Check out animal nest boxes for bats, birds, possums and bees
  • Ecovillage Native Flora & Habitats - Display of historical and current aerial photos PLUS a drone video of Toc Toc Trail
  • Ecovillage Native Fauna & Roo Safety - Learn about Roo Safety with our kids colour-in flyer PLUS the common birds and wildlife in the village
  • Fossical Family Club - Check out gems and rocks at the kids rock club table

ACTIVITIES & CONTESTS

  • Children's Garden Planting - Help plant our new kid's garden by the fence at the Old Dairy
  • Earthworm Count - Guess how many earthworms in the bucket and win a prize!
  • Fruit Fly Count - Guess how many fruit flies in the jar and win a prize!
  • Garden Scarecrow Contest - Create a sustainably-designed scarecrow in your home garden; judging to be conducted by Ecovillage co-founder, Kerry Shepard. Winners announced during the EXPO
  • Sausage & Veggie Sizzle - for everyone!!