Music for a Warming World

After two Covid-denied attempts in 2021, we are finally launching our new Album, Only One Way to Head Saturday 9th July, 7.30pm The Brunswick Uniting Church Auditorium, 214 Sydney Rd, Brunswick, Victoria We would love it if you, and family and friends, could join us to celebrate the official album launch. It is a live concert incorporating our multimedia [...]

By |2022-06-24T16:46:38+10:00June 24th, 2022|Categories: Climate Action Plan, Taking Action|0 Comments

Call on Victoria to Go Further & Faster on Climate:

We have a crucial window of opportunity over the next five days to influence the Victorian government's decision on its 2035 climate target. The Victorian government has initiated the process to set the country's first Emissions Reduction Target for 2035. It's an opportunity we can't afford to miss. Friends of the Earth Melbourne has [...]

By |2022-06-03T07:43:44+10:00June 3rd, 2022|Categories: Climate Action Plan, Taking Action|0 Comments

Praying for freedom and healing

On Thursday 7th April, the Park Hotel-Prison (in which dozens of people had been detained in torturous limbo for over a year) finally stood empty, and almost all of those who found themselves locked up in Australia after being ‘medevac-ed’ here from PNG and Nauru for supposed medical treatment were able to walk free [...]

Church Leaders’ Easter Statement

Church leaders’ Easter statement on the environment\ Dozens of church leaders in Australia, including UCA Assembly President Rev Sharon Hollis, have signed an open letter calling on our political leaders to take powerful action to preserve and protect God’s creation by: Halving carbon emissions this decade, in line with the recommendation of scientists and targets of [...]

By |2022-04-21T18:53:55+10:00April 21st, 2022|Categories: Climate Action Plan, Taking Action|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Switching Electricity Providers

A Better Provider for the Church's Electricity Australia's energy market now includes companies with a wide range of prices, emissions levels and policies for decarbonising the country's industry, which makes it important who we choose to buy electricity from. The church was disappointed last year to see our previous supplier sold to one of [...]

By |2022-04-07T19:49:07+10:00April 7th, 2022|Categories: Climate Action Plan, Taking Action|Tags: , |0 Comments

Synod Social Justice Convention

Justice and International Mission Convention 2022 – Our planet is changing: do we? Brunswick Uniting Church has been invited to lead a workshop for the Synod Social Justice Convention on Saturday 30 April. The topic of the workshop is “How Brunswick Uniting went about declaring a Climate Crisis”. Shawn Whelan is taking the lead on this [...]

By |2022-03-31T20:53:09+11:00March 31st, 2022|Categories: Climate Action Plan, Taking Action|0 Comments

ARRCC Vigils

ARRCC (Australian Religious Response to Climate Change) is a multi-faith network committed to action on Climate Change. The ARRCCMelbourne Political Engagement group, facilitated by BUC’s Linda Wannan, has organised vigils in these key electorates over the next two weeks. All are welcome. FRIDAY 11 MARCH: FRYDO FRIDAY     11AM- MIDDAY Friday 11 MARCH 145 [...]

By |2022-03-10T07:17:25+11:00March 10th, 2022|Categories: Climate Action Plan, Taking Action|0 Comments

School Strike for Climate

Four Days for Future - Naarm  Can you help with marshalling, to keep people COVID-safe and make sure events run smoothly? If so, sign-up at ss4c.info/naarm25-3 !! Training & briefing will be provided, you can volunteer for any number of days across Friday March 25 - Monday March 28th. Email: melbourne@schoolstrike4climate.com if you have [...]

By |2022-03-10T07:13:51+11:00March 10th, 2022|Categories: Climate Action Plan, Taking Action|0 Comments
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