Renewable Newstead Info Day, Sunday, July 31, 1.30pm

Come and be part of our future together

If you live in and around Newstead and want to:

  • reduce your power bills
  • help Newstead shift to 100 per cent renewable energy
  • are thinking of installing or adding solar panels
  • would like to add solar panels but are put off by a) the cost b) your home or business premises are not suitable or c) any other reasons
  • rent your house/flat/ premises & would like to switch to renewable energy
  • want to understand what Renewable Newstead is all about

then come along to our information day at the Newstead Community Centre.

You’ll learn more about:

  • this project, how it began and how it’s progressing
  • the options for switching Newstead to 100 per cent renewable energy
  • how your Newstead household, business or community group can help switch Newstead to 100 per cent renewable energy
  • How your power bill could be affected

Tosh Szatow from Energy for the People will explain commercially viable options for switching Newstead to 100 per cent renewable energy, without switching us off the grid and how this project could help different household and business scenarios.

Afternoon tea and kids’ entertainment with Tim Tim, the giant bubbles man, included.


Pick up an invitation at the Newstead supermarket, milkbar, Crown Hotel, the Enviroshop or Rural Transaction Centre or watch for one in the mail. Bring it along on the day to help complete Newstead’s big energy puzzle and to be in the running for great door prizes including:

8W solar fountain pump valued at $219, donated by the Enviroshop