Solar Celebration Open Day

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You are invited to join us to celebrate 10 years of
residential grid connected solar electricity in Victoria.
The house has had a solar surplus each year for 10 years,
by generating more electricity than the house has used.


Saturday 8th April 2006, from 1.00 to 4.00 pm.

Tours take ~ 40 minutes,


Stuart McQuire & Wendy Orams West Brunswick

Sustainable House

19 Murray Street West Brunswick (Melway 29 C5)


  • Adults $10
  • Concession $5

Families $20 (2 adults & 2 children)

Visit Victoria's first grid connected solar house.

See how the solar electricity has performed.

Hear how to get solar for your home.

Find out about rainwater & water recycling systems.

Ask us about other ways to give your home a

green makeover.

Compared to the typical Melbourne home the

Sustainable House demonstrated (2005):

  • >100% less electricity (10th consecutive year)
  • 92% less green house gas emisions
  • 97% less water
  • 63% less nartural gas
  • 73% less disharge to sewer*
  • 90% less to landfill*           * dennotes estimate