What’s On

Lighter Footprints works hard to facilitate strong action to ensure a safe climate future through education, advocacy, community engagement and events. Our monthly meetings offer a range of exciting speakers on clean energy, sustainability and climate action and we also run large scale community forums.


Coming Events

Your 2030 Home and Neighbourhood

Big changes are coming to the way we generate, use and store energy at home. Are you 2030 ready? If our local, state and national governments are on the ball there will also be significant changes to the way our neighbourhoods look. What needs to change and who is responsible?

April 17 Your 2030 Home and Neighbourhood

What should our neighbourhoods look like in 2030? Will your new EV be your home battery? What about vehicle to grid possibilities? And how will our household energy systems change? These questions and more will be answered by our expert speakers.

The Macroeconomics of Australia’s Energy Transition

Raging unemployment, trade deficits, destroyed industries - all claims made by people who oppose the energy transition. So what sorts of impacts and opportunities will flow from transitioning away from fossil fuels, and how can Australia benefit?

June 19 The Macro Economics of Australia's Energy Transition with Richard Denniss

These are big questions and serious minds are required to put some sense into this discussion. We are delighted to bring you Australia Institute Executive Director Richard Denniss in conversation with Beyond Zero Emissions CEO Heidi Lee to explain the macroeconomics of the energy transition.

Past Events

Visit our Past Events page to access a list of all our past monthly meetings, forums and community events.