Environment News and Events

The City of Marion is committed to keeping you informed of the latest environment and sustainability news and events.

The Council, state government, non-government organisations and community groups run a number of events, workshops, information sessions and courses that may be of interest to our local community.

We aim to provide you with information on local projects, grant opportunities, hot topics, community groups and interesting facts.

Green Thymes newsletter

Green Thymes is a City of Marion email newsletter providing you with a monthly snapshot of local environment and sustainability news in Marion.

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Upcoming environmental events

Gardening, Soil Preparation & Urban Farming @ Marion Cultural Centre

Start Date: 04/10/2017
End Date: 04/10/2017

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Living Smart Marion @ Cooinda Neighbourhood Centre

Start Date: 16/10/2017
End Date: 27/11/2017

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BioBlitz @ Oaklands Wetland

Start Date: 28/10/2017
End Date: 28/10/2017

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Environment news

12 wastes of Christmas

28 November 2016
Read some tips on how to recycle and minimise waste this Christmas.

Living Smart Course

7 September 2016
Join a 7 week course that will inspire you to make sustainable changes in your own home with your family.

Students invited to go green on council

20 January 2016
Students are invited to join the Youth Environment Council to make a difference in their community.

What’s the buzz on native bees?

10 November 2015
When talking about bees we often think of a European Honey Bee, or the European Bumblebee. But did you know Australia is home to up to 1,650 native bee species? With at least 200 different species found in the Adelaide hills?