Project Based Schools Program

Here at ECOSS we have started project based schools program.  Schools come one day per week for a term, and work alongside our Youth Worker Geoff Lawrence, to undertake earth building and other projects.

Currently we have:  

CIRE Services Year 9 students planting and implementing our Biofiltration System.  We received a grant from Melbourne Waters- Rural Land Program, and have been kindly donated wetland plants from Australian Ecosystems for this project.








Healesville High School Alternative year 10 program building the EarthShip Cubby:- Funded by a small grant from The Andrews Foundation.

Earthbag design







EACH local indigenous kids building the Koori Cubby: Funded by The Andrews Foundation,                                                              

koori cubby








CIRE Services Year 7 students taking care of and building the fence around the Frog Bog:

frog bog 4








And CIRE services year 11 student are about to embark upon the Earth Goddess – Earthship style seat, and big sculptural letters of ECOSS.

If your school is interested in an ongoing project, please contact Chelsea on:  or phone 0435 741 490.

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