Intentional Communities Gathering
We will host a series of workshops/ question/ answer space with PEACE Farm Community, Murundaka Co housing Community, Commonground Community and of course Moora Moora. If' you've ever wondered if community living is for you, or wondered what special aspects these communities host, here's your chance to meet the folk and ask all your questions!
Open to all people, genders, skills and abilities. Not only can you have heaps of fun, you will also learn about your body and develop physical agility.
Please come at the start as we will do some warm ups and discuss important rules safety guidelines for playfighting. If you miss warm-up and safety guidelines you cannot participate. Therefore please arrive on time.
Limited to 30 people max
Brought to you by Tom
Tom has been playfighting ever since he first watched Monkey Magic on television at the age of four. Now he teaches movement as medicine, enabling and sharing alternatives to the dangers of sedentary living.
He is also an acrobat, contact improviser, yogi and creative therapist.
Earth School Kids
Intuitive Singing Circle "the Sabda Experience"
Tikal feels into the space and heart to hear the currents of existing songs, and in the Sabda Experience, invites us to offer creative sonic gifts through the medium of our vocal chords and our soul, to make an offering with one's body, in elation to Source, to Creation -residing in each of us, and to celebrate the raw beauty in WHAT IS, this by purely experiencing moment to moment.
Earth heart Qi Gong
Eartheart Qigong is a blending of two traditional forms of Qigong: Baduanjin and Shibashi, with my own contemporary form called the Eartheart sequence.These exercises have been used for centuries in China to improve the circulation of Qi and Blood, improve breathing, lift the spirits and strengthen the healing capabilities of body/mind/spirit.Qigong is also used as a moving form of meditation.The session will go for 35 minutes.
Paul Bedson is the senior therapist at the Gawler Cancer Foundation and he teaches Qigong at the Yarra Valley Living Centre to people dealing with cancer, multiple sclerosis and others in the pursuit of healing and wellbeing.
Fermented foods with Maia
Your health is your wealth…and by learning how to use the magical microbial power of beneficial gut bacteria, you can take your health to a whole new level.
In this 45 min demonstration, Maia will explain the health benefits of fermented foods and show you how to make a simple and delicious sauerkraut.
Lily Pilly Green
We are so lucky that Lily Pilly Green of the famous Zucchini Clan will be roving for your childrens and our entertainment!
Free range music faves Zucchini Clan are redefining the concept of brilliantly inclusive "family friendly" entertainment!
Financing and Insuring Communities
Have you ever considered how you will insure and finance your community? Do you have issues in these areas with a community you currently reside in?
Come and learn from Mark Snells breadth of experience in this area. Mark has lived on and been involved academically in communities for over 40 years.
Skills for Community Living
Do we need skills for Community Living?
This workshop explores the needed skills for living in an intentional community. Peter is co -founder of Moora Moora Cooperative Community and Victorian President of the Sustainable Living Foundation.
Solar Tour and Talk
Glen Morris - Solar Quip- One of Australia's leading Solar Installer Trainer will take a tour and talk about how Moora Moora Operates entirely Off Grid, and will fill you in on all the latest advancements in the Solar technologies.
Tours and Other Activities
Tours of Moora Moora, including houses for sale
Members of Moora Moora will take you on informative tours of one of Australias oldest and most successful communities. You will have the opportunity to ask all the questions that you have, and gain understanding of the mechanics of this beautiful community. You will also be able to ask all the questions you have about the realities of living entirely off grid on top of a mountain. Tours will run both Saturday and Sunday to the northern and southern housing clusters on the property.
Moora Moora Market Garden Tours
Tours of our Organic Market Garden, run by Moora Moora's own Amy and Luc- bringing organic, fresh vegetables to our table weekly.
Duchies Delights Macrame
Join in a workshop with Dutchies Delights specialising in artistic, original macrame jewellery. Jewellery making supplies and crystals.
Other activities include:
Nectar of Life Yoga with Hatha Yoga teacher and Moora Moora resident, Melissa Shemanna. Nectar of Life Yoga offers beginners to intermediate Yoga classes in Healesville, Victoria. Yoga is physical, mental, and spiritual practice and discipline that aims to bring together body and mind. Discover the benefits of yoga and pilates to your mind and body.