We are sooooo excited to announce the upcoming: Two day Rocket Stove Workshop facilitated by Tim Barker – alternative technology legend!
Rocket Stove technology is a simple and effective environmental solution for a whole range of applications.
We will be specifically applying the technology to ‘Heating a Hot Water System’ – and will build a system over the two day workshop.
From this course you will understand how this combustion system works and how you can apply this technology to other systems ie:
- Rocket Mass Heater – indoor heating
- Rocket Stove Cooking – oven / pizza oven / cooktop / barbecue / camping
Date ~ All day Sat and Sun, 5-6th May 2018 (9-5pm Sat & 9-4pm Sun)
Cost ~ $300 early bird (book before 7 April) or $350 thereafter
Location ~ 791 The Scenic Rd, MacMasters Beach 2251
Includes ~ All materials, coffee/chai and nutritious organic food (morning/afternoon tea and lunch), new friends and loads of hands on F U N !!
The workshop is open to a maximum of 12 participants – so be quick and BOOK NOW!
More info on Rocket Stove technology:
- Rocket Stove Barbecue – short video
- Rocket Stove Hot Water System – article
- How to Build a Rocket Hot Water System with Geoff Lawton (designed by Tim Barker) – video
- Tim Barker talks through a Rocket Stove Oven/Hot Plate unit – video
More about Tim:
Tim is a perennially ash and grease stained appropriate technology tinkerer with a professional mechanical background. A long time Permaculture practitioner in the past he has worked at The Permaculture research institute Australia as farm manager and teacher , with the the Koanga Institute(PRI) in NZ, Paul Wheatons rocket mass innovators events in the US and with long time friends The crew at Very Edible Gardens (VEG) in Melbourne where he teaches two or three times a year. More recently he has begun teaching the Appropriate technology section of the Northey street farm’s thrice yearly PDC. He has a Permaculture diploma in Appropriate technology with a specialty in efficient wood combustion.