Enabling change in our Society, Environment and Economy (SEE)

Events

Come along to any one of the many upcoming events to be inspired, learn more and meet new people.

Sep
27
Fri
Slow Food Canberra Morning Book Club
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am
Slow Food Canberra Morning Book Club @ Two Before Ten Cafe | Aranda | Australian Capital Territory | Australia

Slow Food Canberra
The Morning Book Club is up and running again for 2018.
New time (10am), new venue (Two Before Ten cafe, former Aranda shops on Bandjalong Cres) – but still convivial times and discussions based around Sally Fallon’s Nourishing Traditions !
More info at events@slowfoodcanberra.com
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Sep
30
Mon
CoCanberra
Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
CoCanberra @ The Food Coop Shop | Downer | Australian Capital Territory | Australia

CoCanberra (Cooperatives, Commons, and Communities Canberra)



We will have the usual update of Co-Canberra projects at 6pm, followed at 7pm by a talk. There will be time for QnA later on.

Updates on:
The PrePower renewable energy co-op system 
The Community Owned Farming Enterpise
Beginning steps of a Union Trades Co-op
The New Economy Network of Australia‘s new Canberra region Hub
Working with Behind the Lines and NENA Radio

Feel free to volunteer for any of these projects!

The Talk:
Since this is our first meeting at the Food Coop, we thought it would be a great opportunity for the Foo1 ...
Oct
1
Tue
1st Tuesday at the Wetlands
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
1st Tuesday at the Wetlands @ Wetlands Education Centre | Fyshwick | Australian Capital Territory | Australia

At this regular event we will perform a range of activities – including surveying bird boxes and weeding.
Please wear long pants and enclosed shoes, and bring plenty of water.
Layers of clothes work best in our changeable climate and you may still need sun protection
Please Note: the Wetlands Education Centre, also called the Wetlands offices, is at 2 Dairy Road, Fyshwick.  It is a small group of low buildings on the left. You need to drive past the two big Wetlands Foreshore vertical signs with Entrance 1 and Entrance 2 on them (an industrial estate) and continue on down Dairy Rd 300m or so 1 ...
Oct
6
Sun
Mulligan’s Flat Bush Walk
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Mulligan's Flat Bush Walk @ Mulligan's Flat Woodland Sanctuary

Our local Gungahlin SEE-Change group is hosting a bush walk of Mulligan’s Flat Woodland Sanctuary area on Sunday 6 October 10am. A local guide will point out native flora (spring wild flowers) and fauna (bird life). After our walk you are invited to join us for coffee at nearby Frankies at Forde, a great locally owned business who only use reusable coffee cups!
A bush walk is a great way to get some exercise, meet new people and learn more about your local environment. We hope you can make it.
Meet us at the car park on Amy Ackman St in Forde: https://goo.gl/maps/hy1Dv3ieHb9QosDL9 .
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Oct
11
Fri
Slow Food Canberra Morning Book Club
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am
Slow Food Canberra Morning Book Club @ Two Before Ten Cafe | Aranda | Australian Capital Territory | Australia

Slow Food Canberra
The Morning Book Club is up and running again for 2018.
New time (10am), new venue (Two Before Ten cafe, former Aranda shops on Bandjalong Cres) – but still convivial times and discussions based around Sally Fallon’s Nourishing Traditions !
More info at events@slowfoodcanberra.com
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Oct
12
Sat
Canberra Repair Cafe
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Canberra Repair Cafe @ The Canberra Environment Centre | Acton Peninsula | Australian Capital Territory | Australia

Canberra Repair Cafe
Canberra Environment Centre’s monthly repair cafe sessions are a chance to get some help to fix your clothing, jewellery, small household appliances, bicycles and other bits and pieces.
Our events are volunteer-powered, and are based on everyone contributing however they can.
So if you have spare parts or tools to use for your own repairs or to share or donate, do bring them along. Or you might be able bring a plate of snacks to share from time to time, or help with the washing up. Join us for a cuppa and chat fixing. Some months we also make pizza with the garden working1 ...
Oct
19
Sat
Jerrabomberra Wetlands
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands @ Jerrabomberra Wetlands Education Centre | Fyshwick | Australian Capital Territory | Australia

We also weed and water recent plantings. Wear long pants and enclosed shoes and bring drinking water.
Layers of clothes work best in our changeable climate and you may need sun protection
Please Note: the Wetlands Education Centre, also called the Wetlands offices, is at 2 Dairy Road, Fyshwick.  It is a small group of low buildings on the left. You need to drive past the two big Wetlands Foreshore vertical signs labelled Entrance 1 and Entrance 2 on them (an industrial estate) and continue on down Dairy Rd for approximately 300m until you see the open gate on the left. If you reach the end of1 ...
Oct
20
Sun
Canberra City Farm regular working bee
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am
Canberra City Farm regular working bee @ Canberra City Farm Fyshwick Garden | Fyshwick | Australian Capital Territory | Australia

Come along for a working bee at the Canberra City Farm Education Centre, Fyshwick. This will be followed by the regular monthly get together and then more working bee activities. There will be food to share too.
Details: 11 a.m. working bee; 1.00 p.m. to 2.00 p.m. lunch and update; 2.00 p.m. to 3.00 p.m. working bee and socialising.
What to bring: food to share (pizza toppings), your own beverages, hat and appropriate clothing.
More information: e-mail Canberra City Farm.
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Oct
21
Mon
SEE-Change Woden Local Group Meeting
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm
SEE-Change Woden Local Group Meeting @ Location provided when you rsvp

The Woden SEE Change Committee seeks volunteers to join our friendly group.
We have wide ranging interests in making the Canberra community more sustainable and a common love of (sometimes passionate) discussions of a similarly wide range of issues. All the formal office bearing positions are covered so we ask only that you share your passion for sustainability with us.
Our monthly meetings are currently 7-9pm on the third Monday of the each month but we are nothing if not flexible!
Contact the Woden Convener for details of the next meeting.

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Oct
25
Fri
Slow Food Canberra Morning Book Club
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am
Slow Food Canberra Morning Book Club @ Two Before Ten Cafe | Aranda | Australian Capital Territory | Australia

Slow Food Canberra
The Morning Book Club is up and running again for 2018.
New time (10am), new venue (Two Before Ten cafe, former Aranda shops on Bandjalong Cres) – but still convivial times and discussions based around Sally Fallon’s Nourishing Traditions !
More info at events@slowfoodcanberra.com
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With thanks to our

Sponsors

  • ACT Government Environment and Planning
  • The Association of Independent Schools of the ACT (AISACT)
  • Catholic Education Office (Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn)
  • Education and Training Directorate
  • ACT Government