Freo Sustainable Home Expo

Thursday 13 – Sunday 16 September

As part of Sustainable House Day 2018, the Fremantle Network has teamed up with Renew to deliver a series of informative events and exhibitions, in collaboration with the City of Fremantle.

People with an interest in sustainable housing can visit the Freo Sustainable Home Expo in the 125 High Street Mall storefront, which will feature:

Grand Designs Freo exhibition

When: 12pm – 5pm Thursday – Friday & 10am – 4pm Saturday – Sunday
Where: 125 High Street Mall, Fremantle
What: An exhibition showcasing architectural drawings, 3D renders and photo of exceptional homes, designed or built for sustainability locally. Come and be inspired by some of the most beautiful, creative or cleverly designed homes and housing developments in and around Fremantle.

One Planet Community developments

When: 4.30pm Thursday 13 September
Where: Liv Apartments, Queen Victoria Street, Fremantle
What: A panel discussion, hosted by ABC TV’s Josh Byrne, will feature three of Fremantle’s One Planet Community developments; large scale housing developments that have incorporated significant measures to deliver more a sustainable and socially connected developments. Find out how and why they did it, and if it was worthwhile. Refreshments and networking will follow.

Liv Apartments by DHA Cade Taylor | Senior Development Manager
Evermore by Yolk Property | Pete Adams, Director
WGV by Landcorp | Warren Phillips, Senior Development Director

Get tickets here.

Sustainability show offs!

When: 6pm Friday 14 September
Where: 125 High St Mall, Fremantle
What: Get a quick fix of sustainability with this Pecha Kucha inspired event. Ten local home owners and architects will showcase their sustainable home project in a series of rapid fire presentations (20 slides with 20 seconds to speak on each slide). Join us for a drink to celebrate the launch of Fremantle’s Sustainable House Day 2018.

Get tickets here.

Sustainable Tradies Meet up

When: 10am – 2pm Saturday 15 September
Where: 125 High St Mall, Fremantle
What: Come in with your plans, ideas or problems for an opportunity to ask questions, learn and get in touch with experts who can help fix / resolve / renovate / retrofit for sustainability.


We have a range of sustainability experts on hand to help you progress your project for example:


  • Solar passive design
  • Low impact, low toxicity construction
  • Learn to reduce your impact in how you live
  • Sustainable repairs, restorations & renovations
  • Native, eco urban, Mediterranean, vegetable & verge gardens
  • Chook pens, compost beds, garden beds & worm farms
  • Reticulation, water ponds & grey water systems
  • Building from waste with style

Get tickets here.

Sustainable House Day

When: Sunday 16 September
Where: Various locations around Fremantle
What: A unique event that allows people to visit sustainable homes and see firsthand how to make their homes more comfortable to live in, cheaper to run and lower their impact on the environment. The event promotes peer-to-peer advice on how to integrate passive design, renewable energy, energy efficiency, healthy interiors, green product selection, recycling and other sustainable practices into a home and lifestyle. Register here to attend.


The Freo Sustainable House Expo is proudly supported by: