Upcoming Event:The next MCN event is in preparation and will be announced shortly - stay tuned!
Living off the Grid
A Show&Tell presentation of a hybrid off-grid system
Hosts: Sue & Rob Clements, Taggerty
Rob Clements, Heath Macalister and Peter McKernan
12. March 2017
For more information and a technical report, please click on "EVENTS" in the menu bar and select "Past Events".
Candidate Forum for the Federal Elections - Electorate of Indi
Saturday, 18 June 2016, 2 pm - 4 pm
Alexandra Town Hall
All Welcome! gold coin donation appreciated.
Breaking Free from the Grid!
Managing energy usage and supply to reduce costs for your household and business
Peter McKernan and Andrew Cooper
Guest speakers on energy efficiency measures and new technologies
Friday, 4th December 2015, 6 pm
Alexandra RSL Hall
Down and Dirty - Direct Action
Murrindindi Climate Network AGM and Guest Speaker
Andrew Mc Kernan
Secretary of the Victorian Tree Industry
Sunday, 29 March 2015, at 11 am
Y Water Discovery Centre, Yea
Free community event
RSVP for catering purposes
(call 0411 168 840, or email: email@example.com)
Andrew McKernan, scientist in Arboriculture and
Secretary of the Victorian Tree Industry Organisation will present ways to
restore soil life from the scale of a vegetable garden through to broad acre
farming. Andrew will look at the things we can do that help soils to come alive
and sequester carbon. He will examine how microscopic organisms can help
restore our climate while improving soil health and even human health.
For more information about this presentation, click here
Over the past months, MCN members have helped to generate a list of questions. Based on these, an editorial group from the MCN board has put together a survey that was submitted to all candidates of the Eildon Electorate.
To see the answers that the candidates of the Eildon Electorate have sent back, click here.
Free wireless Energy Use Monitors !
for local businesses in the Marysville & Triangle area and the Yea district area (postcode 3717).
Contact Peter McKernan by email firstname.lastname@example.org
by the end of July 2014
for more information visit our July newsletter here.
"Greening Your Business"
a MCN film documentary featuring businesses from Marysville and Yea districts now on YouTube, here
The film documentary is part of the Green Business Assessment Program conducted by MCN with funding from EPA Victoria since 2011. The program included free assessments at 40 sites (mostly businesses, two schools and public buildings).
Ask to join our Facebook group
the name is simply -
"Murrindindi climate network"
Monday 7 April 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Assoc. Prof. Mark Diesendorf "Sustainable Energy Solutions for Climate Change"
Lecture Theatre S3 (Building 25), Monash University, Clayton Campus View the abstract of his presentation here
Friday, 14 February 2014 MCN AGM
with special presentations on
Coal Seam Gas -
undermining productive farmland?
Dr. Gavin Mudd, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Monash University
Fern Hames, Arthur Rylah Institute
for more information, go to past events.
Past big event in 2012 was the MCN AGM and the
Inauguraul Movie viewing of
"Greening your Business"
Report - Check it out here past events
Have you heard of
Alexandra Buy Swap Sell and
Yea Buy Swap Sell?
There are a FaceBook Group committed to recycling
and supporting reuse & recycle.
Ask to join (you need a Facebook account)
Murrindindi has a Freecycle?Network.
Freecycle? is a grassroots and entirely nonprofit movement of people who are giving (and getting) stuff for free in their own towns. It's all about reuse and keeping good stuff out of landfills. Each local group is moderated by a local volunteer.
Membership is free. Have a look at the website :
Virtual MCN Candidate Forum for Victorian State Elections, Eildon Electorate - Results