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“Transition To Sharing” Micro festival

Posted in Events by TransitionTownPortPhillip on February 22nd, 2012

25 February , 2012
11:00 amto3:00 pm

For a fun filled day for the whole family come along to “Transition To Sharing” micro festival and join us in celebrating community connectedness, collaborative consumption & sharing culture.¬† Activities include:¬†Summer harvest food swap, ‘world cafe’ cultural exchange, worm farm & composting workshops, book swap & storytelling, vegetarian cooking demo, eco crafts, fun for the kids, yoga, croquet & games in the garden.

Sat 25 Feb, 11am-3pm @ Port Phillip EcoCentre, 55A Blessington St, St Kilda

FREE event co-hosted by Transition Port Phillip & The Sharehood as part of the Sustainable Living Festival satellite event program. Supported by City of Port Phillip & Port Phillip EcoCentre.
Delicious organic vegetarian lunch by donation.
Don’t forget to bring your homegrown & homemade goodies or a preloved book to exchange.
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Its time to book for the 1st of this years CRAG workshops!

Posted in Events by Ferne Edwards on February 16th, 2009

What: Climate Rationing Action Group Seminar/ Workshop
When: 6.45pm for a 7pm start finishes 9pm, ( food & refreshments at 8pm) Thursday 19th February
Where: Council Chamber 699 Doncaster Road Doncaster
More information:
http://www.manningham.vic.gov.au
Book by
email eepadmin@ manningham.vic.gov.au or call Kelly Trainor on 9840 9129

“How to use a power meter” – Bill Pemberton
Bring in a small appliance and we will find out its standby and energy useage. 10 power meters to be lent out to CRAG members for use and reporting back. Also – Update on Climate issues and a opportunity to make submissions


RMIT Community Advocacy Unit to cease operations + forward contacts

Posted in Seeking by Ferne Edwards on January 22nd, 2009

The RMIT Community Advocacy Unit has ceased operations. For alternative advocacy training opportunities, please visit the VCOSS Clearinghouse at www.vcoss.org.au/clearinghouse/index.htm or contact the following workshop facilitators:
The Change Agency, www.thechangeagency.org
Trent McCarthy: Communication Skills at trent @trentmccarthy.com
Amy McDonald: Grant Seeking Skills at amykmcdonald @hotmail.com
Mandy Oakham: Media Skills at mandy.oakham @rmit.edu.au
Janet Powell: Lobbying Skills at janetpowell @optusnet.com.au
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