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Cameron Munro
APHA Member since 2018

Cameron Munro has built up his own bespoke hardware and software to build up a dataset on housing performance.  He is interested in deploying the sensors across a selection of dwellings – both conventional and Passive Houses – to build an evidence base in an Australian context.  The sensors are offered at hardware cost-price, and further information is available here.

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Sustainable House Day - Volunteer Call out

9/11/2019
Take a peek inside some inspiring Passive homes this Sept 15 when SHD 2019 is on.  To volunteer at a PH opening email admin@passivehouseaustralia.org

WA Chapter Catch Up and Stiebel Eltron Visit

9/11/2019
Join the WA Chapter for a coffee catch up and Stiebel Eltron visit this Friday 13th Sept.

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Certified Passive House Tradesperson Course & Exam - Melbourne11/11/2019In this course, building tradespeople will learn the skills and knowledge required to understand how to build to the International Passive House standard. This 5-day course covers the Building Envelope and Mechanical Systems specialities.
Certified Passive House Tradesperson Course & Exam - Sydney11/11/2019You want to build energy-efficient & cost-optimal buildings? Then the Passive House standard is what you are looking for, and this course shouldn’t be missed!
Sustainability in Education Forum19/11/2019Join us for leading conversations on how sustainable schools design, operations, and curriculum can drive world class education outcomes.
Passive House Certification Workshop20/11/2019Aimed at designers, consultants, architects and those who have a Passive House project to be certified, this workshop aims to assist first time teams understand certification requirements.