Month: October 2018

International Repair Week

Our repair session this month fell on Saturday, October 20th, which put it not only in International Repair Cafe Week, but also of right on Repair Day! Repair Day is about celebrating the value of fixing. It is a day about making repair more visible, sharing skills and avoiding waste going into landfill. It is …

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Banksia Sustainability Award

Banksia are the longest running sustainability award program in the world and this year marks their 30th anniversary. We are so excited to be chosen as finalists for this year’s Community category. Winners are announced on November 29th.

Happy Campers

Happy Campers! These two travellers from Holland stumbled upon Repair Cafe Perth after finding one of our posters on the back of a toilet door! The curtain from their camper van had a wobbly bottom, with the help of our repairer they learnt how to hem it straight. Providing them with privacy and new skills!