march, 2018

06mar1:00 am4:30 amWorld Environment Day 2018 Community Festival


Event Details

Beat Plastic Pollution: Beyond Pollution
Don\’t miss the World Environment Day community festival!

BYO reusable cup!
Refreshments will be available.
Live music: The Ukelele Dolls

Keynote speaker: Professor Mark Osborn, RMIT University

Scheduled presentations:
2pm: Emma Dean (MasterChef winner)
2.45pm: Neil Blake (Baykeeper/Port Phillip EcoCentre)
3.30pm: Maria Ciavarella (My Green Garden)

Workshops and demonstrations:
Holly Hale – Beeswax wrap workshop
Mademoiselle Organic – DIY Beauty products in plastic free, reusable packaging
My Green Garden – Composting, worm farming or Bokashi Bin: which one is right for you?
Quantin Binnah – PLARN (plastic bag crafts)
Altona Community Gardens – Make pots from newspaper
Boomerang Bags – Screen printing and sewing demonstration
Repair Café – Bring your broken things and learn how to fix them (including electrical!).

Kids activities:
Book cubby (borrowed from Altona Library)
Trash Puppets – Creative puppetry workshops using recycled materials

And community group stalls!


(Tuesday) 1:00 am - 4:30 am