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View the Sustainable House Day 2024 featured homes online

Returning to an in-person format for the first time since the pandemic, Sustainable House Day on Sunday 21 April had all the ingredients for a cracker day out: passionate homeowners, valuable lessons on minimising household energy, an engaged community asking great questions about construction and design, and the opportunity to have a good old peek into someone else’s thoughtfully conceived home. Over 100 homes swung open their doors for punters to get a look inside, plus many more sharing video tours online. Nearly 4,000 people got on board for an in-person tour, with representation in every state and territory across the country.

View the participating houses online and explore the extension sessions on the Sustainable House Day website

Pictured here is Merri Home, designed by EME Design. 

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Extreme Heat Resilience: lessons from Spain for Australia
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Extreme Heat Resilience: lessons from Spain for Australia

Renew has released a report recommending Australia should consider naming its heatwaves to increase public awareness of the dangers of extreme heat.

The report, Extreme heat resilience: lessons from Spain for Australia, looks at what Spain is doing to combat extreme heat and what approaches Australia can use and learn from.

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Sustainable House Day: view the home tours

Our 2024 Sustainable House Day event featured over 150 of the country’s most sustainable homes. Each homeowner recorded an online tour of their home. You can now view the online tours on our YouTube channel.

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