“Supporting the development of communities committed to sustainable living.”
The Hawkesbury Earthcare Centre is located within the grounds of the University of Western Syndey. It is managed by the Henry Doubleday Research Association.
Some features of the centre are;
• Extensive organic gardens and fruit trees
• Indigenous tree plantings
• Large meeting & teaching space
• Well-equipped kitchen
• On-site ATA branch and HDRA offices
• Passive solar design of main building
• Solar hotwater system
• Composting toilet
• Wind-pumped and gravity fed rainwater supply
Corner of Campus Drive & Science Rd
University of Western Sydney, Hawkesbury Campus
Richmond NSW 2753
Phone: (02) 4567 8424
Post: PO Box 15, Richmond NSW 2753
Open Day: 1st Saturday of each month from 10:00am.
Group Gardening: Tuesdays 9:00am – 12:00pm
Visits and tours by arrangement.