Ask a Local

local Buninyong

We have some passionate locals in our village full of knowledge and resources, always asking questions and collaborating with the experts in the industry. Pick their brains! Ask them any niggling questions you might have about sustainable building.

What's it like to live in a high performance house?
What are some of the costs?
Would they do it again? If so, what would they do differently?

10:00 - 11:00 - Yanabeelbuild - Straw Bale House
Hand built local Straw Bale house.
Jess & Bryan

12:00 - 13:00 - Healthy High Performance home for the family.
Justin Weyers is currently building an Architecturally designed High Performance home to Passive House Principles.

A healthy home for his family free of dust mites and pollen focusing on Air tightness, triple glazing, moisture management, maximum insulation with a HRV. Come and hear his journey, see the plans and his building samples and ask anything you want. Always happy to share his new found passion and growing knowledge on his sustainable journey.

13:00 - 14:00 - Finding North - Aspects of Sustainability
At Finding North, we believe that everyone has the ability to make changes which improve how we live sustainably. Based on honest and independent service we hope to help others achieve this for themselves. Andrea Mason.

02:00 - 02:30 - All the locals together.
All the 'Ask a locals' in one spot to share knowledge with each other. Join the discussion.

14:30 - 15:30 - Joe Boin