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    * SUNRISE OFF-GRID 2010 *

    19th-22nd August 2010 – Somerset

    Switch Off & Turn On!

    All powered by micro-generation of clean, renewable energy

    4 days in the beautiful Somerset countryside, coming back to the earth.

    Come and learn, play, relax and be inspired to live more fully in a world in transition.

    Off-Grid is a totally participatory, family-focused gathering bringing you a practical exploration of community living, sustainable practices and revolutionary ideas.


    • THE OFF GRID COLLEGE: a 12 module course covering everything you need to know to make the move to an Off Grid lifestyle.

    • TRANSITION TOWNS TIN VILLAGE: a travelling model of a Transition Town, The Transition Tin Village is a space to explore ideas for a sustainable future, with less reliance on oil, and with more focus on people

    • SOLAR MAIN STAGE: a great selection of music for the celebratory evenings

    • AVALON RISING and ANCIENT FUTURES: Talks space covering Earth mysteries, Ancient knowledge, Consciousness, 2012, Lawful Rebellion, Shamanism, Esoterica

    • CRAFTS and TECHNOLOGY AREA: a wide range of demonstrations and practical workshops on traditional crafts, eco-build techniques and new technologies that can help us into a more sustainable future.

    • KIDS AREA: Lots for the little ones to do, both in play and growth, featuring forest school and the academy of harmonic learning.

    • HEALING AREA: Release your stresses with a selection of treatments, or take a workshop in finding the healer within.

    It’s a place for community activists, transition-towners, green families, holistic practitioners, permaculturalists and anyone who wants to live a little more in tune with the planet. It’s a place to gather ourselves and network with each other; to share our knowledge, skills and wisdom.

    A place to learn, expand, explore and breathe a little deeper. All over a pint of organic cider with some fantastic music too.

    Tickets: £55 Adult low wage/ £75 Adult good wage – You choose

    £20 Children

    Bristol Ticket Shop: 08451080259

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    info: 08450094463


    Sunrise is run by ‘Natural Communities’ a not-for-profit Community Interest Company, with

    100% Renewably Powered! 100% Family-Friendly! 100% Fun and Fabulous!


    Off-the-grid homes are autonomous —they do not rely on municipal water supply, sewer, natural gas, electrical power grid or similar utility services. A true “off the grid” or “off-grid” house is able to operate completely independently of all traditional public utility services


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