About Us

NWEC-logoThe North West Environment Centre holds the legacy of the Organic and Sustainable Living Festival (originally the Organic Festival) begun by the legendary Organic Farming & Gardening Society which boasts greats such as Peter Cundall, David Stephen and Bill Mollison as its founding fathers. The 2015 March long weekend marks the 40th anniversary of the first Organic Festival held in Tomahawk in NE Tasmania.

Reseed-mosaic-300x91The RESEED Centre on the site of the original old Penguin Primary School, is an urban sustainability centre on 2 acres right in the middle of Penguin. The centre has a small established orchard and berry enclosure, and is fast becoming a regional centre of sustainability knowledge, training and events.