Mt Victoria

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Transition Towns Mt Victoria: 2017 Programme

Meetings: 1st, 2nd or 3rd Tuesday* of the month beginning 7:30pm » Read more

Mt Victoria July meeting - 'Plastic in the Ocean'

Tuesday 11th July at 7.30pm, at 24e Elizabeth St, Mount Victoria.Plastic in the Ocean’. We will show material relating to the plastic in the ocean and plans to clean it up. All welcome. For more information contact Frank Cook, 027 6496508

Mt Victoria June meeting - 'Hidden Half of Nature' video

Tuesday 13th June at 7.30pm, at 24e Elizabeth St, Mount Victoria.Hidden Half of Nature’ video. We will show a 2016 talk by David Montgomery, author of The Hidden Half of Nature, on the role microbes play in soil and human health. All welcome. For more information contact Frank Cook, 027 6496508

Mt Victoria May meeting - 'What the Health' film

Tuesday 9th May at 7.30pm, at 24e Elizabeth St, Mount Victoria (note new venue).What the Health’ film. We will show the new film “What the Health”, from the makers of Cowspiracy, which investigates the impacts of highly processed industrial animal foods on our personal health and the greater community. Meant to be shown April, but arrived a day late! All welcome. For more information contact Frank Cook, 027 6496508

Mt Victoria March meeting - 'Chasing Ice' documentary

Tuesday 14th March at 7.30pm, at 24e Elizabeth St, Mount Victoria (note new venue). 'Chasing Ice' documentary. We will show the documentary film Chasing Ice, a 2012 documentary which captures a multi-year record of the Arctic’s changing glaciers. All welcome. For more information contact Frank Cook, 027 6496508

Mt Victoria February meeting - 'Into the Gyre' documentary

Tuesday 14th February at 7.30pm, at 24e Elizabeth St, Mount Victoria (note new venue). 'Into the Gyre' documentary. We will show the fim 'Into the Gyre', a 2012 documentary about about plastic pollution in our oceans. There will be time for discussion after the film. All welcome. For more information contact Frank Cook, 027 6496508

Mt Victoria November meeting - 'Bikes vs Cars' film

Tuesday 8th November at 7.30pm, at 24e Elizabeth St, Mount Victoria (note new venue). 'Bikes vs Cars' film. We will show the documentary film 'Bikes vs Cars', a documentary about the bike and what an amazing tool for change it can be. It highlights a conflict in city planning between bikes, cars and a growing reliance on fossil fuels. All welcome.
For more information contact Frank Cook, 027 6496508

Mt Victoria October meeting - 'Seeds of Time' film

Tuesday 11th October at 7.30pm, at 24e Elizabeth St, Mount Victoria (note new venue). 'Seeds of Time' film. The Seeds of Time is a 2014 documentary which follows agriculture pioneer Cary Fowler's global journey to save the eroding foundation of our food supply in a new era of climate change. All welcome.
For more information contact Frank Cook, 027 6496508

Mt Victoria September meeting - 'The True Cost' film

Tuesday 20th September at 7.30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St. 'The True Cost' film. The True Cost is a 2015 documentary about the human and environmental cost of today's clothing industry. It was made in the wake of the Bangladesh tragedy. All welcome. For more information contact Frank Cook, 027 6496508

Mt Victoria August meeting - 'Who Killed the Electric Car' film

Tuesday 9th August at 7.30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St. ' Who Killed the Electric Car' film. See below of a description the three linked meetings in July, August and September 2016.  All welcome. For more information contact Frank Cook, 027 6496508
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The next three meetings explore a theme involving multi-nationals and their pursuit of their own agendas with the associated disregard for both the environment and ethical behaviour. The films cover the food and diet industry, electric vehicles, and the clothing industry. » Read more

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