March 2022 Ecovillage Experience Weekend - getting dirty in the triple span

Narara Ecovillage Experience Weekend

Sept 30 – Oct 2 or 3
(Optional extra day )

Enjoy a unique residential immersive experience of resilient living at Narara Ecovillage.

Long Weekend Fri Sept 30th – Sun 2nd October
(Monday optional)

Narara Ecovillage 33 Gugandi Rd, Narara NSW 2250

Stay in the village from Friday to Sunday (with an option to extend to Monday).

For two or three days, live, eat, work, play and learn alongside Ecovillage members while you really get the vibe of this open, welcoming community.

Enjoy a full program of activities for adults and kids, including talks, workshops, socialising & getting your hands dirty.

Discover & learn about foraging, our solar smart grid, sustainable houses, food production, conservation, crafts and ceramics for kids skills, handicrafts, cheese and bread making the evolution of the village and more.

Your fee includes meals & accommodation, as well as all scheduled activities & opportunities to participate.

Accommodation options include Bed & Breakfast: 4-star (private room & bathroom) & 3-star (private room, shared bathroom); or camping.

Community pizza oven in action
Greetings inside Village Hall
Forest Walk
Candy’s Earthship
Kids nature play
Adults learning
Bellbird House – 4 Star example



  • 3-5pm – Registration with Linda & team & train station pick ups
  • 5-6pm – Check in to bnb, campground
  • 6-7.30pm – Dinner with Candy & team – yummmm
  • 7.30-8pm – Announcements with Annie & Lynita


  • 7-8am – Qi-Gong with Meng or Forest Walk
  • 8-9am – Breakfast with hosts
  • 9.30-12 – Workshop options:
    • Deep Ecology with John Seed
    • Ecovillage Resilience & Regeneration Principles with Tanya
  • 9.30-11.30 – Loose parts play (pop up) to encourage youth STEAM skills with Dan, Emma & Lorinda
  • 12.30-2pm – Soup lunch with Hanna & team
  • 2.30-4.30pm – Bush regeneration working bee with Trish & Karl
  • 4-5pm – choices:
    • Sustainable eco-homes tour 1 with Geoff
    • Forest Bathing multi-sensory wellness walk with Carly
  • 6-7.30pm – Dinner – Yummm
  • 8-9pm – Campfire & stories with John Seed
  • Sleep o’clock!


  • 7-8am – Qi-Gong with Meng or Forest Walk
  • 8-9am – Breakfast with hosts
  • 9.30- 12 – Workshops!!
    • Cheesemaking with Candy
    • Breadmaking with Karl
    • Foraging field & forest with Benjamin, Donna & Trish
    • Global Ecovillage Network Regeneration principles with Tanya
    • Ceramics art for youth with Aiyana & Sarah
  • 12.30-2pm – Lunch – more yummmmm in tummmmm!
  • 2.30-4pm – choices:
    • Community garden working bee with Suzie & Karl
    • Sustainable eco-homes tour 2 with Geoff
    • Children’s crafts with Emma
  • 4.30-5pm – Closing Circle
  • 6pm – Dinner
  • Later – board games in Members Lounge


  • 8-9am – Meditation or Forest walk
  • 9-10am – Breakfast
  • 10-11am – Sustainable eco-homes tour 3 with Geoff

Meals included
Friday and Saturday dinner
Sat and Sun lunch
Sat and Sun breakfast for bnb guests. (Campers need to BYO breakfast or buy at Coffee Cart.)

We are speaking with potential sponsors to help make this event possible.

A game exploring small steps to save the planet

We look forward to welcoming you to the village!


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