Climate Action Moreland is hosting a community screening of this new short film directed by Damon Gameau, at Merlynston Progress Hall, 1 Novian Street, Coburg North, on Friday 6 May at 6pm. Details and tickets here.
Kick Climate Goals!
AFL Players for Climate and ACF Inner Melbourne present an evening of climate action with your AFL community on Thursday 12 May at 7.30pm at Fitzroy Bowls Club. Details and tickets https://www.acf.org.au/let_s_kick_climate_goals or talk to Tim Budge.
Vote Climate in Wills
Climate Action Moreland has done an assessment of the published climate, environment and energy policies of the political parties and candidates standing in the Wills electorate for 2022 and whether they are consistent with the science of climate change and the speed of transition required, and meeting the targets of the Paris Agreement.
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 our major trading partners;
- Transforming our energy system towards 100% renewable electricity while delivering a planned and just transition for energy workers; and
- Investing in programs to support communities on the frontlines to plan, prepare and adapt to the extreme weather events.
School Strike 4 Climate
Harriet and Clementine carried the SMP banner to the recent rally. Read what they had to say about our responsibility to care for the earth. The banner is on display in the tower room window of the church.
Climate Action Now – Together we Can – join all the Australians standing for Climate Action Now – an alliance of groups including SS4C and ARRCC organised by the Australian Conservation Foundation ACF.
BUC has switched to Diamond Energy, switch now to help the planet and BUC.
Earthworker Smart Energy Co-operative
The Jesuit Social Services are running this initiative in conjunction with Earthworker Cooperative to do draft sealing and increasing energy efficiency for low income households. Find out more.