Mikala Dind

Margo Parris People, Uncategorized

What drew me to Narara Ecovillage What was that drew me to NEV?  … I was moved to speak with Lyndall after her talk at an Open Day and flag my interest in finding out more about the village. While I’m not sure of the correct order of events, I do remember that I attended a working bee (or two) …

Mark and Nicky

rob.lawther People

Mark is founder and fellow director with his wife Nicky, of Qi Health and Yoga, a successful yoga and natural therapy business on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. They have been involved in the project for several years with Nicky previously assisting our Project Director and serving for 12 months on the NEV Board. Both from villages in the UK, living and …

Dini, Pablo and their children Noah, Gael and India.

Lincoln People

Narara’s second semi-Argentinean Martinez-family are India (18 months), Gael (4),Noah (6), Dini and Pablo. NEV felt like “having found our tribe again – finally a people who not only believe, but also wanna show and live a life that’s not detrimental and draining, neither on our Earth, nor on our people”. Before joining Narara, they spent three years sailing the Med on their Moody 425 (more on their …

Emily

Lincoln People

Emily grew up in Sydney, has 2 adult children, and is now retired from nursing. She is very interested in living in a community with like minded people who want to live in harmony with each other and with the earth in a sustainable, healing way. She was inspired by a visit to “Findhorn” (community in Nth Scotland) where she …

Geoff

Lincoln People

Geoff has a master’s degree in food technology and worked in the food technology, biotechnology and medical technology and in the last 30 years almost, in information technology. In the last 10 years of that, in the building industry itself. Contributing much of his time to the village, Geoff was the first convener of the Narara Eco Living Network, the …

Jazz

Lincoln People

Jazz has been looking for a community for years. On entering the gates at the village for the first time she fell in love and has been a passionate supporter of the project. Jazz is the Site Admin Officer and also runs a small business doing raw food and dehydrator classes. The love of food led to wanting to be …

Majella, Matt and their children Sinaed & Michael

Lincoln People

Majella and Matt live in Sydney. Majella works doing family daycare and in a café on weekends. She is also studying to be a teacher. Matt works in plumbing sales and does extra plumbing work outside of his job. They look forward to making the move out of the city with their family and not having a Sydney mortgage. 10 …

Samantha and Brett and their children Flynn and Arwen

Lincoln People

The Macdonalds were first drawn to the Ecovillage by its beautiful natural landscape, and the idea of their family living sustainably, and have gained much more along the way. As natural-learning home-schoolers, Brett and Samantha are excited by the thought that their children will be surrounded by a loving community, and can benefit from the knowledge and skills available for …

John, Samantha and their son, Taran

Lincoln People

John is our Project Director with a background in engineering and brings a rich knowledge of sustainable community as former Director of the Findhorn Ecovillage, Scotland. Samantha is a sustainability consultant and meditation teacher. She puts time into the Web/IT team as well as the Governance team. “We were aware of the project for many years and offered support and …

Lyndall and Dave

Lincoln People

Lyndall is our passionate project founder and Director. Originally from Sydney, Lyndall comes from a background in accounting and teaching. Dave background is in renewable energy. They are very involved with the development of the project, when they are not traipsing around the world! They raised their three children on a sheep property near Cooma and now each of them …