Events

We help homes, schools, businesses and communities get solar, electrify and reach net zero.

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We hold events with volunteers and industry experts, to help homes, schools, businesses and communities get solar, electrify and reach net zero. Come to our next event or watch a recording.
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Sun 3 Sep

Willoughby City Council - Annual Chatswood Street Fairpublic

Zero Emissions Sydney North is joining the annual Willoughby City Council Chatswood Street Fair

3 September 2023, 10am to 6pm, Victoria Avenue Chatswood.

Say hello, ask questions and take our popular free guides! We have info on saving money, reducing emissions, getting solar, switching to renewable energy, switching superannuation, electric transport and more.

Contact Felicity our Net Zero Events leader to join our Net Zero stall.

Sat 30 Sep

Ku-Ring-Gai Council & Hornsby Council - Net Zero Annual Eventpublic

Zero Emissions Sydney North is joining the Ku-Ring-Gai Council & Hornsby Council combined Net Zero Annual Event.

Saturday 30 September, St Ives Village Green and Community Hall

Our Chair, Ursula Crowley Hogben, is speaking on the installing solar, a battery, and electrifying your home. Come get your free tree from Ku-Ring-Gai Council, enjoy the free entertainment, check out solar, electrification and sustainability stalls, check out electric bikes and cars, ask your questions and more.

Contact Felicity our Net Zero Events leader to join our Net Zero stall.

Sat 28 Oct

Mosman Council - Annual Sustainable Fair and Seaside Scavenge public

Zero Emissions Sydney North is joining Mosman Council’s annual Sustainable Fair and Seaside Scavenge.

Saturday 28 October 2023, 10am to 2pm, at Balmoral Beach.

Engage in the thrilling scavenge where every piece of litter you collect becomes currency to shop at the market filled with unique, pre-loved treasures! Check out sustainability stalls, check out electric bikes and cars, ask your solar and sustainability questions and more. We have info on saving money, reducing emissions, getting solar, switching to renewable energy, switching superannuation, electric transport and more.

Contact Felicity our Net Zero Events leader or Fay to join our Net Zero stall or Ursula or Alan to join our electric bikes and cars display. 

Sun 29 Oct

North Sydney Council - Living Futures Sustainability Festivalpublic

Zero Emissions Sydney North is joining the North Sydney Council Sustainability Festival.

Sunday 29 October, 10am to 4pm, at the Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability in North Sydney.

Our Chair, Ursula Crowley Hogben, is speaking on the key ways that we can all accelerate net zero and electrification in our homes.

Come say hello, ask questions and take our popular free net zero and solar made simple guides! Also enjoy free bike parking, free bike tune-ups, entertainment, workshops, stalls, kids’ activities, guided walks and tours at this beautiful harbourside site. Meet festival ambassadors TV favourite Costa Georgiadis and Indigenous educator and performer Charleen Aguiar Dos Santos.

“We’d looked at your helpful information online, then really enjoyed the small group informative session and Q&A opportunity, we learned a lot to help get solar”

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Solar Made Simple

Solar My House

Thinking about solar? This 1 hour info session with Ann-Charlott Paduch from ZESN and solar expert David Veal from Solarpro covers:

  • Rooftop solar & batteries products, cost and rebates
  • Financial savings
  • Environmental benefits

Zero Emissions Transport

Road to zero

Interested in an electric vehicle? This 30 minute info session with Michael Day, NSW Chair and National Treasurer, Australian Electric Vehicle Association and Ursula Hogben of Zero Emissions Sydney North covers the latest news including:

  • How EVs work, charging, driving, maintenance
  • Financial and environmental benefits
  • NSW Government incentives

Solar My Strata

Solar my strata

Interested in solar for your strata block? This 1 hour info session with ZESN volunteers and strata specialist, Brent Clark, CEO at energy consultancy Wattblock covers:

  • New options for apartment owners and breakthrough technology
  • Sharing solar electricity between residents
  • How to work with your strata committee

 

Solar Made Simple – Mosman LGA

This ZESN and Mosman Council Solar Info Session with Ursula Hogben and Chris Lee – ZESN, and guest speaker Ruth Irwin – Mosman Council covers:

  • Mosman local site issues and solutions
  • Costs, power bill savings and environmental benefits
  • What size system to choose and choosing an installer

Affordable Electric Vehicles

Transition to Electric Vehicles

Are you looking for an affordable EV? In this 1 hour info session Anton Vikstrom, Co-Founder of Good Car Company and Ursula Hogben of ZESN discuss:

  • How EVs work, charging, driving, maintenance
  • Cost savings and environmental benefits
  • Joining a second hand EV bulk buy

Zero Emissions Homes

Top 5 in 10 mins! Ursula Hogben, with Jo from Good for the Hood, summarises the top 5 actions we can take to reduce emissions by 50 to 75%.

Recent Zero Emissions Sydney North events

Northern Beaches Council’s Simplifying Solar Expo was a great chance to meet locals interested in renewable energy.

In June we held a Solar My House information session for Our Blue Dot and the Avalon community!

Electric scooterVisit our volunteer team at our regular info stall and EV display at Mosman Markets. We have guides, solar panels, e-bikes and electric cars on display.

Aspirational Tesla

If you missed our Tesla event, hear what Tesla is doing for sustainable energy and arrange your electric car test drive by contacting Store Leader (Sydney) Samantha George on sageorge@tesla.com

Non threatening social drink

We hosted a Climate for Change meeting for our community. Climate for Change’s mission is to create social climate for effective action on climate change. Learn more here.

Five Stars would recommend

We presented to a group from the University of the Third Age on ‘Top 5 actions on how to reduce emissions’. If your organisation or group would be interested in our delivering this presentation, get in touch!

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