Retrofit Day

Retrofit Day is DKA COOLmobs annual event which highlights the benefit of uptaking new technology to increase water and energy efficiency in the home. In a nutshell, it is a “eco-expo” style event showcasing the best appliances and plant species available and organisations working toward sustainability in Alice Species. This event takes place in April/May each year and has coincided with the Australian Innovation Festival in the past couple of years.


Retrofit Day 2007
Desert Knowledge Australia COOLmob hosted its annual energy and water efficiency blitz at Home Hardware on April 28th , from 9am – 1pm. The event was aimed at assisting householders to retrofit their houses, appliances and lifestyles through a more sustainable outlook.

Features at this years event:

  • Information stalls
  • New Products and demonstrations
  • 20% Instore discounts (not inc. the current Dogalogue specials)
  • Live Music from Mick Cafe on a Solar Powered PA

The ECOmpetition was drawn at 12pm on the day.

  • Brand New 302J Solahart Hot water system – won by Wendy Smith
  • Energy Saver Pack from Home Hardware – won by Craig Cross
  • Water Saver Pack from Home Hardware
  • $50 native plant voucher from Greening Australia – won by Mitch Jones

Congratulations everyone and thanks to the sponsors of the ECOmpetition!!