About the Smarter living series

We'll take you on a journey to smarter living through our free informative sessions.

We’ve partnered with Whitehorse City Council to bring you The Smarter Living program. A wonderful opportunity to join with some of Melbourne’s best known thrifty experts, gardeners and foodies as they share their stories, practical advice and secrets. Bookings are essential for all sessions. Select a session below to book.

For more information, please call Manningham Council on 9840 9333 or Whitehorse City Council on 9262 6333.

Upcoming Events in this Series

Smarter living series
Monday 2 March 2020 to Wednesday 4 March 2020
699 Doncaster Road, Doncaster, VIC
Free, bookings essential
Have you ever wondered what happens to all of the items in your recycling bin?Manningham and Whitehorse residents are invited to take part in a...
Smarter living series
Monday 16 March 2020 to Wednesday 18 March 2020
Whitehorse Centre, 379-397 Whitehorse Road, Nunawading, VIC
Free, bookings essential
Have you ever wondered what happens to all of the items in your recycling bin?Manningham and Whitehorse residents are invited to take part in a...
Smarter living series
Wednesday 22 April 2020
Whitehorse Centre, Waratah Room, Rear of 379-397 Whitehorse Road, Nunawading, VIC, 3131
Free, bookings essential
Do you only have a small area for a garden? Not sure how you can design a garden in a small space?Being space constrained is not a barrier to have a...
Smarter living series
Thursday 21 May 2020
Box Hill Town Hall, Main Hall, 1022 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill, VIC, 3128
Free, bookings essential
Join David Holmgren, permaculture co-originator and one of Australia’s most engaging and visionary environmental thinkers, to learn about practical...
Smarter living series
Wednesday 17 June 2020
Whitehorse Centre, Waratah Room, Rear of 379-397 Whitehorse Road, Nunawading, VIC, 3131
Free, bookings essential
'War on Waste’s' Jo Taranto and Corina Seeto are suburban waste warriors. As self-confessed jugglers of life with kids and work, they have...
Smarter living series
Wednesday 5 August 2020
Manningham Civic Centre, Function Room 1, 699 Doncaster Road, Doncaster, VIC, 3108
Free, bookings essential
Join this beginners workshop which will cover all the basics of food waste recycling at home, from setting up a compost bin to caring for your very...
Smarter living series
Wednesday 19 August 2020
Manningham Civic Centre, Function Room 1, 699 Doncaster Road, Doncaster, VIC, 3108
Free - bookings essential
Know the basics? Time to delve deeper into food waste recycling at home to understand more about the science and the environmental benefits.Bring...