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Tanya Ha: Melbourne Sustainability Drinks

Posted in Events by Kate Archdeacon on November 1st, 2011

2 November , 2011
6:00 pmto8:00 pm

Our next Sustainability Drinks event is on this Wednesday 2nd November 2011, 6 – 8pm.

Our speaker will be Tanya Ha, an award-winning Australian environmentalist, best-selling author, science journalist and sustainable living advocate.

Due to the ever increasing popularity of the event, we are sometimes unable to accommodate people who do not RSVP. Please RSVP here.

Slate Bar & Restaurant
Mezzanine, 9 Goldsbrough Lane
Melbourne VIC 3000

Environmental Film Festival 2011

Posted in Events by Kate Archdeacon on October 3rd, 2011

11 October , 2011 7:00 pmto16 October , 2011 7:30 pm

SLF Great Debate: Environmentalism Is Failing

Posted in Events by Kate Archdeacon on February 7th, 2011

18 February , 2011
7:00 pmto9:30 pm

The Sustainable Living Festival presents the Great Debate
Environmentalism Is Failing: Or is it on the verge of creating a transition to a safe climate future?

Gear up for this one; it’s the Festival Great Debate. Hear some of Australia’s foremost environmentalists reflect on the successes and failures of the environment movement. Don’t miss this feature event as speakers present their case for a way forward for environmentalism in the 21st century. This event will be filmed for ABC TV.

  • David Suzuki: World-renowned scientist, broadcaster & activist
  • Clive Hamilton: Author and public intellectual
  • Ian Lowe: President of the Australian Conservation Foundation
  • Senator Christine Milne: Deputy Leader of Australian Greens
  • Anna Rose: Co-founder of the Australian Youth Climate Coalition
  • Philip Sutton: Author of Climate Code Red & Co-founder of Safe Climate Australia
  • Moderated by Julia Zemiro

Friday, February 18, 2011 from 7:00 PM – 9:30
BMW Edge, Federation Square, Melbourne

Tickets $25 Book through Eventbrite:

Learning from the environmentalism of the poor to build our common future

Posted in Events by Devin Maeztri on September 10th, 2008

What: Public lecture “Learning from the Environmentalism of the Poor to build Our Common Future” by Ms. Sunita Narain Director, Centre for Science and Environment, New Delhi
Who: Asialink
When: Wednesday 17 September 2008/ 1.15pm – 2.15pm
Where: Charles Pearson Theatre, Ground Floor, ERC Building, University of Melbourne, Parkville

Cost: Free
Registration: RSVP essential by sending an email with “Sunita Narain” in the subject line to

This event is presented by Asialink and the Australia India Council with the support of the Australia South Asia Research Center, Australia National University. Chair: Simon Batterbury, Office of Environmental Programs.

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