Sustainable House Day – 16th September 2018

By Arrive
Monday, 10 September 2018

In a world full of plastic, carbon offsets, smog, melting ice and the degradation of our reefs, the need for us to make proactive action in combatting the negative trail we leave on our environment is becoming more and more urgent.

At Arrive, we would love for all our tenants and owners to be educated in ways they can help rewind the deterioration of the beautiful Earth we live on.

For more than 17 years, Sustainable House Day has provided a great opportunity for hundreds of thousands of people to visit some of Australia’s leading green homes – ones that are not only environmentally friendly, but cheaper to run and more comfortable to live in.

Sustainable House Day gives visitors a chance to inspect firsthand houses that have been designed, built or renovated with sustainability in mind as well as the opportunity to talk to owners and receive unbiased advice.

Register here to attend Sustainable House Day on Sunday 16th September 2018 and to receive information in advance of the day.

In 2017, 29,049 people visited 206 homes across Australia and explored ways they can make their house that little bit more sustainable (and put their conscience at ease!).

You can also donate a gold coin at the open homes. Last year the donations amounted to $12,060.85 which went to charities chosen by the individual homes! Individual charities can be found on each home’s profile pages.

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We have compiled a list of properties near our area listed below:

  • Swallowtail: Tiny House on Wheels in Salisbury 4107
  • Petrie Terrace Renovation in Petrie 4000
  • Urban Forest House in Bardon 4065
  • Sustainable Horticulture in Darra 4076

For more information on the houses near you, please visit:

If you visit a sustainable house, or make some additions to your home in celebration of Sustainable House Day, we would LOVE to hear about it.

Contact us through phone: 3343 3737, email: or on our social media platforms: arriveaus (Facebook).

Karen Herbert

Article by Karen Herbert

Karen is a leading authority in leasing and managing property in Brisbane. A successful entrepreneur, she previously operated her own specialist Property Management company that went on to became one of the most prominent in Brisbane. After 20 years in the industry, Karen recognised the need to s...Read more

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