Learn how to compost your organic waste to produce a Bokashi juice full of nutrients and alive with micro-organisms.
Welcome to the Living Smart Program
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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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.
It's a common misconception that building a sustainable home costs more money, and that it's all about saving the environment.
Take a closer look at four key plant families on the Sunshine Coast with Dr Hilary Pearl.
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.
February's combination of heavy downpours, thunderstorms, heatwaves and dry periods can prove punishing for gardeners and plants. Grab the Micro Gardeners to do list for backyard maintenance and how to nip potential problems in the bud.
If you're planning on declaring love this Valentine's Day, make sure it's a long-lasting gesture by buying from Sunshine Coast flower growers.
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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