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RallyDec 5 ADANI COAL MINE PROTESTTreasury place. Over one thousand protesters attended a rally at 48 hours notice to protest government funding of the rail line or any other feature associated with Government support for the Adani coal mine in Queensland.

  You are cordially invited to... Lighter Footprints BBQ and end-of-year party         From 6.00-10.00pm Wednesday 7 December, Guide Hall, Faversham Road, Canterbury         After another very busy and successful year, it’s...

Next Lighter Footprints Meeting Nov 30

Media follow up on LF 30 November meetingAt its final meeting for the year, Lighter Footprints, the local climate change action group, attracted a bumper crowd to hear Lily D’Ambrosio, Minister for Energy, Environment, Climate Change and Suburban Development, explain...

Next Lighter Footprints Meeting Oct 26

Next Lighter Footprints meeting - Wed 26 Oct Wednesday 26 October 7.00 pm for 7.30 startGuide Hall1 Faversham Rd CanterburyYou are warmly invited to join us for this meeting at 7.00 pm to share a glass of wine, tea coffee and plenty of nibbles and to...

October 11 meeting

At our Box Hill Town Hall forum on June 16, the three political panelists were asked if they would meet together for a coffee after the election-no matter what the result, and talk about common ground for climate change.Today they met.We will hope that this is the...

Glenferrie Rotary Talk – Oct 11

Carolyn Ingvarson spoke on Climate Change to this Rotary group on October 11.Click here for her presentation slides:  http://bit.ly/CarolynSlidesCarolyn Ingvarson and Carol Benson - President of Glenferrie Rotary Club.

Local Government Elections

Lighter Footprints Public Forum (Slides from David Meiklejohn's presentation available herehttp://bit.ly/DavidMeiklejohn)What more could our new Boroondara Council do to step up on the environment? Hear about what makes for best practice in local government Meet your...

Next Lighter Footprints meeting – Wed 28 Sep.

Wednesday 28 September 7.00 pm for 7.30 startGuide Hall1 Faversham Rd CanterburyYou are warmly invited to join us for this meeting at 7.00 pm to share a glass of wine, tea coffee and plenty of nibbles and to meet new faces, find out who we are and what...

Slides from the last LF Meeting

Our meeting on August 31 with Bruce Mountain and Dan Cass was packed and the audience had plenty of questions for our speakers.The slides used by the speakers are on the web, under forum and presentations.A shortened audio tape for each speaker has been made and these...

Next Meeting Lighter Footprints Wed August 31

  "How do we understand the Australian energy market, and the role of renewables?" Our speakers, Bruce Mountain and Dan Cass will discuss what is happening in Australia currently, both at the household level and across the country, and the opportunities this...