Film screening & panel: Aim High in Creation!

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Selected from over 400 films by the world’s most prestigious documentary film festival, IDFA (Amsterdam) as the film “which highlighted and raised awareness of environmental issues in the most unique and entertaining way”. Aim High in Creation! has played to packed houses and resounding applause in film festivals around the world.

Cull, Contain or Compassion?

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Have we lost our connection with and empathy for animals that foolishly get in our way?

Do animals feel only when we have feelings for them? Do they have value only when they are our pets or make us money? When we study them for science, is their capture and release never without lethal or long-term consequence?

Remembering Fukushima - Three Years On - 'Radioactivists' film screening

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What: Radioactivists, Film Screening (Japanese with English subtitles)
When: 7pm Tuesday 11 March 2014

Remembering Fukushima - Three Years On - 'Surviving Japan' by Director Christopher Nolan

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Remembering Fukushima - Three Years On

Special Sydney screening of soon to be released film 'Surviving Japan' by Director Christopher Nolan

Clean Up Australia Day

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In 2013 an estimated 550,300 volunteers removed 16,150 tonnes of rubbish at 7,341 sites right across the country...

You can organise your own clean up site, join an existing site, or donate to the clean up campaign. Please visit the Clean Up Australia Day website for more information: http://www.cleanupaustraliaday.org.au/

Protecting Central Coast Water

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The Central Coast Greens are working to protect our drinking, agricultural and environmental water resources.

We oppose the Calga sand quarry expansion because of its effects on local water supplies. We are against the proposed Wallarah2 coal mine because of the impacts on local streams, rivers and groundwater.

Introductory session: Summer Heat campaign

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Support the upcoming Summer Heat campaign organised collaboratively by 350.org Australia and other grassroots groups. The goal of the campaign is to halt the dangerous plans of the fossil fuel industry to expand their coal and gas mining and exports.

Protest event: Leard State Forest against the construction of the Maules Creek coal mine

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  • Contact Details: Jason 0401 468 139
  • Event Dates: Sat, 14 Dec 2013 9:00am - Mon, 16 Dec 2013 5:00pm
  • Location: Leard Forest Road
  • Venue: Leard State Forest Camp

Construction of the Maules Creek mine, near Boggabri, is about to begin, and we need your help. Over the last four years, the campaign has severely delayed the project, despite support from the State and Federal governments and the ANZ bank.

Hunter Community Environment Centre Actions and Update Meeeting and Summer Solstice Party

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  • Contact Details: Annika.dean@hcec.org.au
  • Event Dates: Fri, 13 Dec 2013 5:00pm
  • Location: 167 Parry St, Hamilton East
  • Venue: Hunter Community Environment Centre

HCEC will hold its second 'actions and updates meeting', and a summer solstice party to celebrate another year of campaigning behind us! As a supporter of the HCEC you are warmly invited and encouraged to attend these events.

A Sustainable Christmas - is it possible?

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  • Contact Details: Graeme Stuart, ph: 0400 347 186
  • Event Dates: Tue, 26 Nov 2013 7:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Location: 150 Beaumont St, Hamilton
  • Venue: Wesley Hall

Would you like to explore how to have a more sustainable Christmas? In the lead up to what has become a celebration of excess and waste, this will be an interactive session exploring ideas that can help us have a more sustainable Christmas.