Transition to a Safe Climate Conference

Transition to a Safe Climate: creating a new story for Banyule A COMMUNITY CONFERENCE FRI 4 & SAT 5 MAY 2018 AT MACLEOD COLLEGE

Ian DunlopEmergency action in the face of Climate Change

Friday 4 May 7pmThink Global: Ian Dunlop, a leading climate change expert and former executive in the oil, gas and coal industries, will set the scene with a keynote presentation – Emergency Action in the face of Climate Change.

Saturday 5 May 9am – 5.30pm: Act local: like to do something concrete with others to tackle climate change? A full day workshop, facilitated by Gilbert Rochecouste of Village Well, to develop big ideas for community projects in Banyule.

Parents are encouraged to attend. There will be an art program for school age children to envisage a world they would like to live in, as well as childcare for under-5s. Limited places available.

Bookings essential at BOOK HERE

Full conference $25, or Fri evening only $15. This affordable ticket cost includes catering.


Who will be there? This event will bring together a diverse group of residents representing all of Banyule’s suburbs and its varied community groups. It is being organised by the local network of Transition groups – Transition Banyule, Transition 3081, Transition Warringal, Sustainable Macleod, Sustainable Greensborough, and Montmorency Community Group.

Who should attend? Anyone who is interested in finding out how they can take action to tackle climate change in their local community.

What is ‘Transition?’ ‘Transition’ is a movement of communities coming together to reimagine and rebuild our world. It is about local people coming together to address the big challenges we face.

Enquiries: or Mary on 0431 026 723 Sponsored/organised by Transition Banyule, Sustainable Macleod, Monty Community Group, T3081, Transition Warringal, Transition Greensborough, Macleod College and Olympic Adult Education. Supported by a Banyule City Council Environmental Sustainability Grant

DADIRRI Deep Listening, living in the future

Special screening of ‘Deep Listening’ the third in a series of documentaries about sustainable living in community.  Snacks and drinks available from 6:45 pm (please BYO mug and a plate of food to share). Following the film, there will a shared supper and an opportunity for Q and A.
Entry ticket is $6 per person. No charge for kids under 13.

Saturday 24 June 2017,  6:45 pm – 9:30 pm at
The Harmony Centre, 48 The Mall,  Heidelberg West, VIC 3081

Buy tickets online on:

download PDF flyer: Cohousing Banyule Deep Listening film screening flyer 2.1

Guarding the Galilee


Screening of Guardineg the Galilee a documentary that will take you inside the fight to stop the Adani coalmine. After the film join ACF campaigner Michael Pulsford who will discuss the impacts that Adani’s Carmichael coal mine would have on water resources, climate and the reef and how we can all take action.

Tuesday 4 July 7.00pm – 9.00pm at
Livingstone Community Centre, 1 Livingstone Street, Ivanhoe

$5 donation (optional) – Tea and coffee provided

Download PDF flyer: Guarding the Galilee_2upA4

Change Makers 2017


Don’t miss this free annual event tomorrow night. Hosted by Banyule Council and led by HumaNature Connect – an organisation who focus on the benefits of nature on our health and well being. This networking event brings together local residents focusing on environmental action and sustainability. The event will include facilitated workshops as well as thoughtful and action-based discussion on some identified key themes of sustainability.

June 8, 2017 at 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Old Shire Offices, 60 Beverley Road , Heidelberg , Victoria 3081

Tickets are limited, book your space online at: