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“Kitchen Symphony” a community cooking event

Posted in Events by TransitionTownPortPhillip on May 18th, 2011

21 May , 2011
11:00 amto3:00 pm

Join Port Phillip Urban Fresh Food Network & Transition Town Port Phillip for “Kitchen Symphony”, and take part in the cook up of the season!

We’ll be preparing and sharing a fresh and seasonal, low cost, vegetarian banquet. Other activities include a food swap, garden foraging, composting & food mapping. Bring your surplus homegrown veg, herbs, seeds etc. All cooking abilities welcome!

Sat 21 May, 11-3pm @ the Cora Graves Centre

38 Blessington St, St Kilda

Please RSVP: 0417 501 383 / gardeners@ecocentre.com


Walk Against Warming on again this year!

Posted in Events by entropygravity on October 9th, 2008



SATURDAY, 15 NOVEMBER, 2008 @ 1.00PM

FEDERATION SQUARE

Last year Melbournes Walk was the worlds biggest climate change rally.

Two months later, Australia ratified the Kyoto Protocol.

Now, we need your help again as the future of our planet hangs in the balance

WALK AGAINST WARMING is Australia’s community day of action on climate change. It is a unique opportunity for all Australians who are concerned about climate change to show their concern in a way that has real impact and makes a difference.

Last year, record numbers of Victorians from all walks of life joined Environment Victoria to make the 2007 Walk Against Warming the world’s biggest ever climate change rally. Two weeks later, we had a new federal government, elected on the back of a surging green vote.

A month after that Australia finally ratified the Kyoto Protocol. The Walk was a resounding success.

This year the need for action is even greater. Our leaders may finally be talking the talk, but they are definitely not walking the Walk.

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