News > EBAA’s 2018 Earth Building Conference

EBAA’s 2018 Earth Building Conference presents the opportunity for all of us to share in a 3-day programme of talks and practical workshops on the subject of affordable and sustainable housing through the use of natural and unfired earth.

The conference is held over 3 days 28, 29, 30 September 2018 at Bamarang Bush Retreat, which is near Nowra in the Shoalhaven area south of Sydney, in NSW.

Topics include:

  • affordable earth homes
  • owner built earth housing
  • design features that assist in keeping the costs down
  • light earth, mudbrick and rammed earth wall construction
  • co-housing / sweat equity earth building approaches and schemes
  • earth building approaches and systems to reduce construction costs
  • what makes earth such an ideal material to create an affordable home
  • other topics to be announced.

Technical experts of many decades experience are continuously in attendance and all earth building questions can and will be answered.

Everyone is welcome.

Website of the conference