Heating and Cooling Effects of Garden Design

Heating and Cooling Effects of Garden Design

photo of courtyard garden with awning

Event location: Tuggeranong Library
Event date: 12 February 2019
Event time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm

A cleverly designed garden can help keep your home cool in summer and warm in winter. In this FREE workshop you will learn how to create a garden that helps keep your home comfortable in every season, while also being a place to relax, grow produce and encourage biodiversity.

Topics covered include:

  • The Canberra climate and the creation of microclimates
  • The sun’s path in summer and winter
  • The use of deciduous plants to create shade in summer and sun in winter
  • Planting to take advantage of summer breezes and create shelter from winter winds

Register for this FREE workshop here.