Sunshine Coast World Environment Day Festival


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  • Location: University of the Sunshine Coast, Sippy Downs 4556 Queensland

Your Planet Needs You! Unite to Combat Climate Change

Music, Tasty Food, Family Fun, Speakers series, short film, low carbon transport display, markets, eco forums, green biz expo, indigenous workshops, youth zone, wildlife displays, Natural Resourse Management & community groups, recycled fashion parade & much more!

Entertainment includes: Jambezi, The Express, Harii Bandhu, Tijuana Cartel

Downloadable: "Sunshine Coast World Environment Day Festival" pdf Flyer
Sunday 28 June 2009
9am - 4pm
University of the Sunshine Coast

Green Biz Expo Booth Bookings: s_conte@bigpond.net.au
General Information: info@scec.org.au or phone: 07 5441 5747

Celebrate the environment during 'GreenJune'

5 June marks World Environment Day, however Council and the Sunshine Coast Region's community will be celebrating all month long with a diverse range of eco themed activities and events throughout 'GreenJune'!

WED aims to stimulate environmental awareness and provides an opportunity for the community and local businesses to reflect on how their actions affect the environment and changes the they can make to mitigate their impacts. It is also a time of great celebration, for the collective efforts of green achievements across the globe.

This year's United Nations theme is ' Your planet needs you, Unite to Combat Climate Change'. What actions can you start doing today, are you a Living Smart Household yet?

There are lots of interactive activities during GreenJune for people to get involved in, culminating in the Sunshine Coast World Environment Day Festival, Sunday 28 June. See you there!!

Registration is required for most of the events.
Check the 'what's on' section of council's website for events and details.

Downloadable: "Green June" pdf Flyer

Wed 3 June What local native plant is that? Ph: 07 5494 0221
Local Government Week competition winners announced
Thu 4 June Richmond Birdwing Butterfly Recovery Project presentation Ph: 07 5429 6122
Fri 5 June Morning tea with Cr Debbie Blumel and Living Smart presentation Ph: 07 5475 8742
Afternoon tea with Cr Debbie Blumel and Living Smart presentation Ph: 07 5475 8742
Living Smart Awards: The Glossies Ph: 07 5449 5130
Sat 6 June TravelSmart bike ride: local family bike ride Ph: 07 5449 5333
Nambour Recycling Centre tours Ph: 07 5475 8501
Sun 7 June Noosa Festival of Water Ph: 07 5482 4766
Tue 16 June Green movie night @ Halse Lodge: feature film 'HOME' (90mins) Ph: 07 5447 3377
Wed 17 June Living Smart Nambour launch and Green Flicks @ the Civic: feature film 'HOME' Ph: 07 5475 7777
Fri 19 June Floating Land art festival commences Ph: 07 5449 5340
100km Low Carbon Footprint lunch @ Bistro C Ph: 07 5447 2855
Sat 20 June Floating Land: Climate Change and Cultural Knowledge forum Ph: 07 5449 5340
Floating Land: children's workshop Ph: 07 5449 5340
Floating Land: Pacific Island dancers Ph: 07 5449 5340
Floating Land: opening Ph: 07 5449 5340
Sun 21 June Floating Land: a collation of eccentrics forum Ph: 07 5449 5340
Eco-renovating and workshop open day Ph: 07 5441 8259
Design for climate and urban permaculture workshops and open day Ph: 07 5441 8259
Mon 22 June Floating Land: Artists OnArt forum Ph: 07 5449 5340
Tue 23 June Composting and worming workshop Ph: 07 5446 3122
Wed 24 June Floating Land: Photographers OnPhotography forum Ph: 07 5449 5340
TravelSmart bike ride: Adults Bike Ride Ph: 07 5449 5333
Thu 25 June TravelSmart bike ride: Babes on Bikes Ph: 07 5449 5333
Floating Land: Art and Environment: publishing in magazines workshop Ph: 07 5449 5340
Floating Land: Art and Environment: books and book sellers workshop Ph: 07 5449 5340
Floating Land: Writers OnWriting forum Ph: 07 5449 5340
Fri 26 June Floating Land: Beautiful Words writers' photo exhibit Ph: 07 5449 5340
Floating Land: Creative Education forum and workshop Ph: 07 5449 5340
Floating Land: children's sculpture performance Ph: 07 5449 5340
Floating Land: Firings by the Lake Ph: 07 5449 5340
Sat 27 June Floating Land: Shifting Paradigms: nature and culture forum Ph: 07 5449 5340
Floating Land: Children's workshop Ph: 07 5449 5340
Floating Land: Pacific Island dancers Ph: 07 5449 5340
Sun 28 June Sunshine Coast World Environment Day festival Ph: 07 5441 5747
Floating Land: culture markets Ph: 07 5449 5340

For further information regarding these events please visit www.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au

Sunshine Coast Regional Council :
Locked Bag 72 Sunshine Coast Mail Centre Q 4560, Sunshine Coast Wide
07 5475 7272
1300 007 272
Sunshine Coast Regional Council

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University of the Sunshine Coast, Sippy Downs




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