Next Meetings 2020

EDIT: DUE TO COVID-19 ARRANGEMENTS, ALL FACE TO FACE MEETINGS ARE CANCELLED UNTIL RESTRICTIONS ARE LIFTED.

In the interim, we will be holding meetings every Thursday evening using Zoom. We may have guest speakers from time to time, details will be sent out via our e-mail list.

Time: 6pm to 8pm – drop in anytime

Link: https://zoom.us/j/642829816

RSVP to gladstoneconservationcouncil@hotmail.com

UPCOMING MEETINGS

16 April 2020 – CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 ARRANGEMENTS

21 May 2020 – CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 ARRANGEMENTS

25 June 2020

16 July 2020

20 August 2020

18 September 2020

October – date TBA

19 November 2020

No meeting in December

PREVIOUS MEETINGS

2020

February 10 – EJA event re: coal ash – RSVP at: https://www.envirojustice.org.au/event/gladstone-community-forum-with-coal-ash-expert-lisa-evans/

19 March 2020 – How to Report Pollution – Department of Environment and Science – HELD VIA ZOOM

2019

7 February 2019 – Guest speaker – Richard Haward – GPC Tidal Power Pilot Project

21 March 2019 – Feature movie – ‘Accelerate’ by 350.org. If you missed it you can watch the feature length movie here: “Accelerate”

17 April 2019 – At this meeting we read and discussed how Hepburn Shire in Victoria is moving rapidly towards zero emissions. If you would like to look at their Roadmap you can find it here:  Zero emissions Roadmap Hepburn Shire

17 May 2019 – Feature documentary Dirty Power – this is a film collaboration between Greenpeace and respected journalist Michael West.

13 June, 2019 – Feature documentary by Al Gore:  Truth in Ten – We watched a slightly different version of this at the meeting but this is the publicly available version.

18 July, 2019 – Carol Holden and Hugh Bridges – Hydrogen presentation: transcript here and slides here

Thursday 22 August, 2019 – Screening of  “Chasing Coral” – available on Netflix

Thursday 26 September, 2019 – Cancelled due to proximity of Repower Forum

Thursday 31 October, 2019 – discussion of the potential for a community owned power project in our region.

Thursday 28 November, 2019 – discussion of Lock the Gate’s new Plan To Grow project: https://www.plantogrow.org.au/