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Standing up for Nature!

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Lismore City Bowling Club

Lismore, NSW 2480

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Standing up for Nature!

Connecting with and learning from local women in environment

‘Standing up for Nature’ will provide a space for local women to learn, connect and be inspired by other women working and volunteering in environmental causes. With a panel and breakout sessions, participants will have the opportunity to gain new skills and discover new ways to get involved. All welcome.

Note: Breakout sessions may be capped depending on the number of attendees.

*Please note that this program may be subject to changes.

PROGRAM

5:30 pm Arrival & sign on

6:00 pm Opening by Maddy Braddon

6:10 pm Acknowledgement of country by Tanietta de Launey

6: 50 pm Panel discussion with Annie Kia, Vanessa Ekins, Sue Higginson, Kristin DenExter, Nan Nicholson and Q & A facilitated by Ruth Rosenhek

7:15 pm Break out session, pick your passion

  • Women in Landcare (facilitated by Kristin DenExter + Vanessa Ekins and Hannah Rice-Hayes)

  • Sustainable living - practical ways to reduce your impact (facilitated by Jenni Law and Nicola Apps)

  • Building resilience in activists (facilitated by Ruth Rosenhek)

  • Indigenous, cultural safety/ environment (facilitated by Keyarrah Rose & Tanietta de Launey)

  • How to win campaigns (facilitated by Annie Kia)

8:00 pm Group reflection circle

8:30 pm Close

*Please note: this event is not exclusive to women, however the intention of this event is to provide women with a platform and safe space to learn from and connect with one another.

This event is supported by Northern Rivers Science Hub (Science Walks| Science Talks), Wilsons River Landcare and the Lismore YWCA.

We acknowledge the traditional owners of the land that this event will take place, the people of the Widjabul and Bundjalung Nations and pay our respects to elders past, present and emerging.

Special thanks to the women involved in bouncing ideas around, supporting the organising and the panelists and supporters who have made this possible.

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