This Sunday Josh Byrne will be opening his Josh’s House project to the general public at Grigg Place, Hilton.

As part of the nationally run Sustainable House Day program you will be able to tour both of the ten star NatHERS rated homes and gardens to see just how Josh takes advantage of solar passive design, universal access, renewable energy, rainwater harvesting, greywater reuse and productive landscaping.

Talks will be held in the speakers marquee by Josh Byrne, grey water expert Dr Stewart Dallas, solar passive deign expert Griff Morris and project builder Highbury Homes.

The City of Freo was a project partner on the home.

Music and food is also available.

Entry to Josh’s House is $5 with kid under 16 free.

Speakers schedule

1000 Event Opens    
1030 Welcome to Josh’s House Josh Byrne
1100 Solar Passive House Design Griff Morris, Solar dwellings
1130 Audience Q&A with Josh Josh Byrne
1230 Lunch time    
1300 Josh House Panel Q&A Josh Byrne, Griff Morris, Jim De Baughan, Chris Bishop (Highbury Homes)
1400 Grey Water Guidelines Stewart Dallas, Grey Water Industry Group
1430 Audience Q&A with Josh Josh Byrne
1530 Speakers marquee concludes  
1600 Event concludes    

More info at



About Mayor of Fremantle Brad Pettitt's blog
City of Fremantle Mayor


  1. freoishome says:

    Queues were massive, didn’t get to see it. Paul

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: