The Home Show team are excited to bring Eco Town back to the Home Show for 2019. Eco Town is an interactive and educational feature focusing on sustainability and making homes more eco-friendly.
MEET OUR AMBASSADOR!
Wombat became a hit on The Block in 2017 by just being himself. This down to earth Aussie larrikin has a strong passion for sustainability and the environment, which shines through in the way Wombat lives his life and partners he chooses to work with. Wombat believes that if we don’t look after our environment; soon, there will be nothing left to get out and enjoy. He aims to show people how to make better choices with the products they use and purchase, while understanding where it came from and where it will end up when they are finished with it.More info
ECO TOWN SOLAR POWERED BYONETIDE
ONETIDE® Modular Engineering is a mature engineering/tech start-up who service the global oil and gas industry with proprietary technologies. Significantly improving operating efficiencies and greatly reduce major, costly operating risks. These Technical Limit methodologies have been transferred into the renewable energy, mining, domestic and defence sectors.More info
Residents of Eco Town
Updated regularly so make sure you check back soon to see who else has 'moved in'!
WA Apartment Advocacy is the voice for people in WA who choose to live and own an apartment. In 2018 they purchased a Tiny Home which is their classroom on wheels! They advocate for housing choice and one option in WA is the Tiny Home! If you have been following this movement then pop in and see how you could live comfortably in 18sqm!More info
Fox Tiny Homes manufacture the most robust, premium tiny homes in Australia. They won’t be beaten on quality and functionality on any part of the building process, and won’t rest until they achieve complete customer satisfaction. After all, they have been building the best granny flats and modular homes in Western Australia for over a decade now.More info
The Tiny Home evolution has spread the world and gains momentum here in Perth. Inspired to provide affordable simple living Tiny Homes Perth have over 30 years’ experience of fabrication and construction to design and build beautiful, practical Tiny Homes. From concept to completion, Tiny Homes Perth provides an individually designed Tiny Home maintaining a concept of "small homes BIG ideas"More info
Switch your thinking is a local government initiative that inspires environmental action in Perth. To help achieve their objective of reducing greenhouse gas emissions, they have developed a range of free resources to assist you to build a comfortable, efficient and sustainable home that saves you money and conserves the planet’s resources.More info
Passivhaus' goal is to facilitate the elimination of fuel poverty for those most vulnerable in society and make the benefits of a healthy environment available to all.More info
Soil Solver provide unique hand crafted ingredients to transform sand into an eco-friendly and fully mineralised loam soil - that every plant will thrive in. Plus it stops run off and leaching of nutrients into our native waterways, which cause algal blooms.More info
New Earth Living pride themselves in delivering a unique service with a holistic approach to building. They use alternative designs & construction methods set up with renewable energy systems. They strive to achieve a healthy, efficient home that doesn’t cost the world or the earth. They are New Earth – Hemp – Earth – Tiny and much more…More info
SIPS Industries is a manufacturer of Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) this technology is the building material of the future. A strong, affordable and environmentally responsible building product.More info
AirClean Filters are the only Asthma Sensitive Choice filter designed to remove bacteria and mould particles within the air you breathe, sustaining a healthier airconditioner system and reducing energy consumption.
Perth Aquaponics is a retail store and consultancy dedicated to giving you the tools and knowledge so that you can grow your very own fresh herbs, lettuce, kale, salad mix, Asian greens etc, right at your back door.More info
The Worm Shed is a family operated business providing education on the environmental benefits of worm farming. With their worms, worm farms, castings & more, you will be on the way to environmentally friendly recycling and a healthy garden in no time! They are dedicated to ensuring you have success recycling your organic waste with worms.More info
Specialised Solutions will be bringing their new Solar Tree and Solar Shelter Charging Stations to Eco Town. Visitors can use them to charge their devices!More info
Strawtegic Concepts are professional straw bale builders and eco-building designers of Perth. They will help you transform your ideas from imagination to reality.More info
Tesla Owners Club Western Australia (TOCWA) is a group to facilitate communication, advocacy and community for Tesla Owners (and reservation holders) within WA. They began in 2017, and represent some of the earliest owners of Tesla vehicles in Australia.More info
GreenBatch is working towards building Western Australia's first plastic recycling facility. That's right: there are currently no plastic recycling facilities in WA. Every time you put a plastic bottle into the recycling bin, it is sold to the global waste market and shipped overseas (yes, there is such a thing!).More info