Visit the Ecovillage

Narara Ecovillage is located at 25 Research Rd, Narara. We host monthly open days to welcome visitors and share about our amazing project. In addition, you can join us at our regular community dinners, workshops, activities and working bees (when we're holding them again).
See the calendar of events here.

Open Days


We are welcoming visitors again!

It will be a little bit different than normal. We won't have our normal presentation, so we’ve put together a couple of videos about what we're trying to achieve here, which you can watch before you come. On the day, we'll have a range of tours based on different interests where you can take a look around in person. Click on the Open Day event below to learn more.

You can also book paid personal tours by contacting us.

Next Date

Aug
29
Sat
1:00 pm August Open Day – Limited Numbers
August Open Day – Limited Numbers
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
August Open Day - Limited Numbers
Coronavirus continues to disrupt all our lives. Due to the escalation in Victoria and growing uncertainty in New South Wales, plans for the Open Day have had to change. So far, there are several tours confirmed during the Open Day that explore different areas of Narara Ecovillage. Each tour is by pre-booking for a small group of people to keep ...
Narara Ecovillage Open Day

Other Events


In addition to the monthly Open Days, we host a wide range of regular events for members and visitors to enjoy.
See the full calendar of events >

Private Tours

If you would like a paid private tour of the Ecovillage, please contact us.

Coffee with founder

Contact: Lyndall Parris 0419 279 711
Lyndall[at]nararaecovillage.com
(Narara or Sydney)

Calendar of Events

Aug
21
Fri
8:00 pm Creative Financing
Creative Financing
Aug 21 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Creative Financing
Friday 21stAugust 8-9pm, Alternatives to the Traditional Models of Home Ownership and Bank Finance at Narara Ecovillage. Our next Friday night zoom will see us chatting with Deb who does the finances for our Ecovillage. We have many interested followers who can’t afford to buy a lot and build a house, or who don’t want to be tied down to ...
Aug
28
Fri
8:30 am Light-Straw-Clay Building Workshop
Light-Straw-Clay Building Workshop
Aug 28 @ 8:30 am – Sep 2 @ 4:30 am
Light-Straw-Clay Building Workshop
This unique building was designed by Will Eastlake and Kenney LeMire of Integrated Biotecture and is currently being owner-built with their assistance at the Narara Ecovillage on the NSW Central Coast. Framing timbers, windows, doors and flooring have been carefully re-purposed from demolition sites and given new life. Now, the next step is to fill the walls with straw and ...
Aug
29
Sat
10:00 am Sociocracy in Action: Micro Faci...
Sociocracy in Action: Micro Faci...
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sociocracy in Action: Micro Facilitation Skills @ Narara Ecovillage Visitor Centre
What will be covered in this workshop? About Sociocracy Sociocracy provides simple but powerful tools that help people work together efficiently and effectively. What will be covered in this workshop? Micro Facilitation Skills Facilitating a group can be like riding six horses who all want to go in different directions. Balancing each individual’s ideas with the needs of the whole ...
1:00 pm August Open Day – Limited Numbers
August Open Day – Limited Numbers
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
August Open Day - Limited Numbers
Coronavirus continues to disrupt all our lives. Due to the escalation in Victoria and growing uncertainty in New South Wales, plans for the Open Day have had to change. So far, there are several tours confirmed during the Open Day that explore different areas of Narara Ecovillage. Each tour is by pre-booking for a small group of people to keep ...
Sep
19
Sat
10:00 am Energy Freedom Home Workshop – S...
Energy Freedom Home Workshop – S...
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Energy Freedom Home Workshop - Save Money on Heating and Cooling @ Narara Ecovillage Visitor Centre
Affordable Strategies for Comfort Workshop from Beyond Zero Emissions In this very informative workshop you will learn energy-saving tricks to keep your house warm, even if you are renting. House types covered include cavity brick, brick veneer and weatherboard. Case studies will be presented, including Narara Ecovillage’s “Dorothy”, with a guided tour afterwards. Attendees may also purchase a pdf of ...

Make the Most of Your Visit

We would love to know more about what draws you to our community.