Zero Waste Hub Open Day

Get hands-on with us at the Zero Waste Hub


Join us for a fulfilling Zero Waste Hub Open Day and discover the power of going zero waste! Embrace a lifestyle that prioritizes sustainability and reduces our impact on the planet. Together, let's explore the vital importance of transitioning towards a zero waste mindset.

In a world where waste threatens our environment and future generations, going zero waste is not just a choice; it's a necessity. By reimagining our consumption habits and adopting sustainable practices, we can significantly minimize our ecological footprint and preserve our precious resources. The Zero Waste Hub Open Day is your opportunity to experience the tangible benefits of a zero waste lifestyle. Through a series of engaging micro-events, we'll demonstrate how small changes in our daily lives can create a profound positive impact on the environment.


Now, let's dive into the four great, family-friendly micro-events lined up for this inspiring day:

Join us for one, two, three or all four Zero Waste micro-events:



10am - 11am

Northcote Streets

Meet at 26 Pearn Place, Northcote


Be part of the positive change! Kick off the day by joining our litter clean-up initiative on the streets of Northcote. Let's work together to keep our neighborhood clean and beautiful.




11am - 12pm

Zero Waste Hub

26 Pearn Place, Northcote

 Engage the little ones in a world of imagination and eco-friendly creativity! Our arts and crafts session will delight children with fun activities that promote sustainability and inspire their artistic spirits.





12pm - 13:00pm

Zero Waste Hub

26 Pearn Place, Northcote


Unleash your creativity and give new life to cherished books at our hands-on book repair workshop. Bring your worn-out favorites and learn repair techniques. Plus, don't miss our puzzle swap, where you can exchange jigsaw puzzles with fellow enthusiasts. It's time to reignite the joy of these classic pastimes!





1PM - 2PM

Zero Waste Hub

26 Pearn Place, Northcote

Register to attend ↗️

 Discover the secrets of turning food scraps into nutrient-rich gold for your garden! Join our home composting workshop led by experts who will guide you through the process of creating your own compost at home. Please sign up to this workshop if you would like to attend.


You don't need to sign up to attend any of the events except for the composting workshop (links above).

If you plan to attend any part of the day, we highly recommend that you follow the Book Now button below (which takes you to the Facebook Event Page) and click GOING on the Facebook Event Page. This way, we know how many people to expect, AND you will receive Facebook notifications if there are any changes to the schedule.


The Zero Waste Hub is funded by:

AC+Eke Panuku + KLB LOGO

Cost: FREE
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The Zero Waste Hub and the UN SDG's


SDG 3: Good Health and Well-being: By reducing waste and promoting sustainable practices, we create a healthier environment for ourselves and future generations.

SDG 4: Quality Education: Through engaging workshops and activities, we provide opportunities for learning and raise awareness about the importance of waste reduction and sustainable living.

SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities: By adopting zero waste practices, we contribute to creating cleaner, more livable cities and communities.

SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production: Going zero waste is an essential step towards sustainable consumption and production patterns, minimizing waste generation and maximizing resource efficiency.

SDG 13: Climate Action: Reducing waste helps mitigate greenhouse gas emissions and contributes to combating climate change.

SDG 14: Life Below Water and SDG 15: Life on Land: By reducing waste and promoting sustainable practices, we protect and preserve our oceans, forests, and biodiversity.


3 health and wellbeing 4 education 11 sustainable cities 12 consumption 13 climate 14 below water 15 life on land