...your place of learning

This site will document the progress of the construction of a community training facility, using straw bale construction, at Berkeley Vale on the NSW Central Coast.


June 2010

We're all done!

The last month has been crazy, with tradesmen all working really had and on top of each other to complete the project.

Front Wall


View to south


Break out space from front foyer


Front foyer from break out space




Straw bale truth window in foyer


Training Room 1


Training Room 2


Training Room 2 storage


Kitchen / Training Room 3







Men's



Cleaner's Room


Women's



Accessible Bathroom



Hallway from Foyer to Breakout Space


Tutorial Room 1



Tutorial Room 2



Break out space







Meeting Room




Comms Room


Training Room 4






View down entrance driveway

Further down driveway



Looking up the driveway toward the existing hall


Outside views