Great Forest National Park Rally on Parliament 22 November 2016

Leard Forest Blockade against Whitehaven Coal

Sunday, 5 August 2012 - 7:00am to Friday, 30 December 2016 - 9:00pm

Coal 2016? Really?? Give up Australia. Whitehaven coal is about to begin clearing more forest at Maules Creek for an open cut mine. Come and stop them!

Pilliga Forest Blockade against Santos Gas

Friday, 1 January 2016 - 9:00am to Saturday, 31 December 2016 - 11:00pm

The Gomeroi people and local community are welcoming people to become Pilliga Protectors and to participate in the action camp in the Pilliga forest.

Environmental Film Festival 2016

Thursday, 1 September 2016 (All day) to Monday, 31 October 2016 (All day)

Environmental Film Festival Australia brings the best local and globally produced enviro films to Australian communities

Earth Render and Carpentry Workshop in Thornbury

Friday, 7 October 2016 - 9:30am to Friday, 28 October 2016 - 5:00pm

Come and have fun learning natural building skills. Urban sustainability at a community garden. Subsidised places available..

Red Gum Love Letters

Friday, 7 October 2016 - 2:15pm to Wednesday, 30 November 2016 - 2:15pm

Paradise to Parking Lot? We need you to send your love letters to participate in a bit of collaborative, loving, activist art and prove the recognise value of this and all trees!

Nature Conservation Council NSW Conference 2016

Saturday, 22 October 2016 (All day) to Sunday, 23 October 2016 (All day)

This year we’re excited to announce that the first day of our Annual Conference will form part of the National Environment Meeting, co-hosted with Greenpeace, and in partnership with the Sydney Uni

Art & Heart in Campaigns: Creative Activism Workshop

Saturday, 22 October 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, 23 October 2016 - 5:00pm

Tired of the same old chants, boring marches, die-ins and tactics that haven’t evolved since the 1970s? Let's shake it up.

Rights of Nature Tribunal Australia

Saturday, 22 October 2016 - 9:30am

This citizen’s tribunal will hear cases presented by citizens and Earth lawyers concerned about the destruction of ecosystems and the wider Earth community in Australia.

Rewilding 101 with Claire Dunn

Saturday, 22 October 2016 - 10:00am

Expect a hands-on workshop experience, weaving together the latest in nature connection science and theory, traditional skills such as fire-by-friction, bird language, sensory awakening and more

World Vegan Day Melbourne

Sunday, 23 October 2016 -
10:00am to 8:00pm

Our FREE, volunteer-run, community event is heading into its 14th year and we're planning for it to be bigger and more diverse than ever!

HESTA - Divest For Our Health!

Tuesday, 25 October 2016 - 12:00pm

It's time for HESTA to get a healthy investment check-up! Join us for a public action across the road from HESTA's offices. If you're a health worker, let HESTA know . . .

Fight for the Reef Monthly Volunteer Meeting - Brisbane

Tuesday, 25 October 2016 - 5:30pm

Fight for the Reef Monthly Volunteer Meeting - Brisbane

Wild Island Tasmania

Wednesday, 26 October 2016 - 6:30pm

A fundraiser for the Raptor and Wildlife Refuge of Tasmania. The evening will include stories of Craig’s experiences with raptors that he has seen over the years, a ‘show and tell’ component

Gecko Nature Talk

Wednesday, 26 October 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

Who doesn't love dolphins? Since 2010, Dr Elizabeth Hawkins has led research into the populations of dolphins in Moreton Bay and the Gold Coast region. For Gecko’s final Guest Speaker Night of the yea

Natural Building

Thursday, 27 October 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, 30 October 2016 - 5:00pm

An intensive, hands-on four day workshop for anyone who is dreaming of building their own earth friendly home. Skill up with professionals and get set to design and build your own.

Red and Blue Workshop Weekend: Thriving Sustainable Communities

Friday, 28 October 2016 - 4:00pm to Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 4:00pm

Red and Blue is a participant run gathering focusing on establishing thriving and sustainable communities and food growing systems to prepare for a range of future scenarios we may face in the future

Kuark Citizen Science Camp Spring 2016

Friday, 28 October 2016 - 5:00pm

Learn from the dedicated and passionate ecologists and activists at GECO whose citizen science campaign is saving forests from logging.

How Victoria Won a Ban on Fracking

Friday, 28 October 2016 - 6:30pm

Communities across Victoria have just won a permanent ban on unconventional gas mining and fracking. It is the first state to do so, and sets a precedent

Day Immersion in Nature

Sunday, 30 October 2016 -
6:30am to 3:30pm

A day spent in ceremony and conversation in the lovely forested granite country of Mount Wombat in the Strathbogie ranges.

Cruelty Free Festival 2016

Sunday, 30 October 2016 -
10:00am to 5:00pm

The Cruelty Free Festival is THE event of the year for animal lovers. We showcase the groups giving a voice to animals, alongside inspiring advocates and innovative businesses

The Island and the Whales Film Screening - Brisbane

Sunday, 30 October 2016 - 4:00pm

The Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic cut an imposing landscape, as sheer cliffs soar majestically from the sea. The isolated community has hunted seabirds and whales for generations . . .

Environment Halftime Huddle: Woodend

Wednesday, 2 November 2016 - 7:00pm

It’s almost half-time for the Andrews state government. So what has been achieved? And what's missing?

"Permaculture Design Certificate" course

Friday, 4 November 2016 - 8:00am to Wednesday, 16 November 2016 - 6:00pm

Full permaculture curriculum as created by Bill Mollison and David Holmgren!!

Seaside Scavenge Newcastle

Saturday, 5 November 2016 - 9:00am

Come and trade beach litter for funky pre-loved clothes and beer.

‘This Changes Everything’ film screening and Q&A with Director Avi Lewis

Sunday, 6 November 2016 -
3:30pm to 5:30pm

Join us and kick off the 2016 Sydney Peace Prize week with a screening of Naomi Klein’s film 'This Changes Everything'.


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