Welcome to the Living Smart Program

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Simple changes towards sustainable living

Through education, community programmes, useful resources and information Living Smart aims to empower the Sunshine Coast to adopt simple, sustainable lifestyle changes that make a positive impact now and for future generations.

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Tiny Homes - what you need to know

Going off-grid, living smaller, inter-generational living - if you're considering making the move to a Tiny Home check out the Australian Tiny House Podcast podcast.

Tiny home

How to use Bokashi Bins

Learn how to compost your organic waste to produce a Bokashi juice full of nutrients and alive with micro-organisms.

Bokashi bin

How to grow your own sprouts

Growing your own sprouts at home is fun and easy. It's a perfect activity to get the kids interested in producing their own food as they can watch progress each day.

Sprouts

Hands on workshops Make natural cleansers

Kick start your sustainability journey and take a more natural approach to skincare with a fun, hands-on workshop at Sunshine Coast Libraries. Supported by the Living Smart program, you'll find 7 sessions across the region.

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Is about you, your family, your friends, our communities.

It's what we do every day at home at work and at play. Explore your interests, do what you love sustainable living is for everyone.

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