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Life Beyond Single Use: eco-crafternoon

Posted in Events by TransitionTownPortPhillip on February 15th, 2013

23 February , 2013
12:00 pmto4:00 pm

Pre-loved PET pig

A local Sustainable Living Festival event, hosted by Transition Port Phillip.

Join us for an afternoon of creative workshops and transform waste into art. Learn how to make preloved PETs – upcycled clothing & jewellery – fused plastic flowers, purses & flags –  knit with plastic yarn (plarn)

Date: Saturday 23 February, 12-4pm.

Location: Port Phillip Eco Centre, 55a Blessington St, St Kilda

Bookings essential $5 earlybird (by 14 Feb) or $10

Transition Port Phillip is part of the Transition Town Network – our vision is to inspire and enhance connectedness and sustainable living.

In Transition 2.0: Film Screening

Posted in Events by TransitionTownPortPhillip on June 27th, 2012

4 July , 2012
6:30 pmto8:30 pm

“In Transition 2.0″ is the new film from Transition Network, capturing inspiring stories of Transition initiatives around the world, responding to uncertain times with creativity, solutions and engaged optimism”.

Join us for the screening on Wednesday 4 July, 6.30pm
@ Port Phillip EcoCentre
55A Blessington St, St Kilda

Introduced by members of local intiative Transition Port Phillip, followed by discussion, snacks & refreshments

FREE EVENT, gold coin donation welcomed

RSVP: 9534 0670

Ashes To Honey: Screening for Fukushima anniversary

Posted in Events by TransitionTownPortPhillip on March 8th, 2012

12 March , 2012
7:00 pmto9:00 pm

Join Japanese For Peace & Transition Port Phillip for a special “Appetite For Insight” screening, to mark the anniversary of the Fukushima disaster on 11:03:11

Monday 12 March

doors open 7pm for 7.30pm screening

Guest speakers from Japanese For Peace

“Ashes To Honey” follows the journey of an island community in Japan protesting the development of a nuclear power station and looks to Sweden for inspiration as to how the world can meet its future energy needs sustainably.

$11 online tickets or $12 on the door (subject to availability)

SLOWdown Restaurant, 54 Acland St (opp. Mc Donalds) St Kilda

For further info please contact

EcoDrinks “Transition: Action in the Workplace”

Posted in Events by Kate Archdeacon on June 10th, 2009

An invitation to the next EcoDrinks event: “Transition: Action in the Workplace”: extending the transition theme to action in the workplace

When: 6pm 12 June
New International Bookshop, underground at Trades Hall (cnr Victoria & Lygon Sts, Carlton)
Drinks and Nibbles: gold coin donation

Further information on the transition movement:
Interview with Rob Hopkins, Transition Network Co-Founder
Transition Culture blog: “How might our response to peak oil and climate change look more like a party than a protest march? ”
Transition Towns Wiki