Author Entries: cxc_calendar

Environment Exchange: Climate Change: getting to zero net emissions

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Apr ’171812:00 pm Getting to zero net emissions. The ACT tripartisan agreement to reach zero net emissions by 2050...

Environment Exchange: Using Nature for Power

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Mar ’172812:00 pm Timelines for a 100% renewable energy future. In a land as weather beaten as Australia, harnessing...

Climate Café: Why is Australia’s electricity system in such a mess? SOLD OUT

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Mar ’172712:15 pm ANU Climate Change Institute and ANU Environment Collective invite you to a discussion: TICKETS FOR THIS...

Urban design – “place based development”

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Mar ’172412:30 pm Canberra Urban and Regional Futures (CURF) welcomes you and your colleagues and invites you to join us...

The Age of Consequences – Film Screening and Panel Discussion

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Apr ’1756:00 pm The ANU Energy Change Institute and Breakthrough National Centre for Climate Restoration invite you to: The...

#StopAdani Coal Mine Roadshow

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Mar ’17306:30 pm Event organised by 350.org: For years, thousands of people have been fighting one of the world’s...

Environment Exchange: Pillars of Diversity

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Feb ’172812:00 pm Environment Exchange is a monthly event organised by the Conservation Council: – Be part of an...

Preserving Wild Food

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Feb ’171112:00 pm This workshop is being organised by the Canberra Environment Centre: Saturday, 11 February 12:00 pm –...

Green Drinks Canberra – talk about a sustainable house

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Feb ’17145:30 pm Hi everyone, You are invited to the first Green Drinks Canberra for 2017, which is happening at: 5:30...

Jerrabomberra Wetlands Open Day on World Wetlands Day

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Feb ’17510:00 am Jerrabomberra Wetlands are hosting an exciting and fun-filled open day to celebrate World Wetlands Day on: Sunday...

Global Governance of Climate Adaptation: Drivers, Claims and Politics

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Feb ’17111:30 am The issue of climate adaptation continues to gain status internationally since the Paris Agreement in 2015. Yet...

2017 Canberra Harvest Festival

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Mar ’17252:00 pm What is Happening: Event organised by Canberra Environment Centre: The 9th annual Canberra Harvest Festival returns...

Introduction to Composting

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Feb ’17286:00 pm What is Happening: This is being organised by the Canberra Environment Centre: An effective compost system...

Growing a Medicinal Garden

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Feb ’17216:00 pm What is Happening: Event organised by Canberra Environment Centre: Did you know that camomile can be...

Introduction to Permaculture

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Feb ’1776:00 pm What is Happening: Permaculture is a design methodology which focuses on designing landscapes that mimic the...

Backyard Bee Keeping

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Jan ’17246:00 pm Canberra Environment Centre event: Keeping a bee hive in your backyard allows you to harvest your...

350 Canberra Information Night and Picnic in the Park

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Jan ’17255:30 pm Later this week it will be confirmed that 2016 was the hottest year on record, surpassing...

Book launch: Climate Change and the Health of Nations-only a few places left!

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Feb ’1775:00 pm You are invited to the launch of Tony McMichael’s last book, “Climate Change and the Health of...

World premiere of The Sixth Mass Extinction – A Dark Entertainment – glass performance piece

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Jan ’17278:30 pm What is Happening: The ANU Climate Change Institute invites you to: Experience the world premiere of The...

Can Humans Survive Human Nature? The Political Psychology of Climate Change

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Dec ’16134:00 pm The ANU Climate Change Institute invites you to: Can Humans Survive Human Nature? The Political Psychology...

Eco-Elves Night Market

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Dec ’1625:00 pm What is Happening: Event organised by Canberra Environment Centre: The Eco-Elves Night Market showcases and celebrates...

Canberra Launch of Zero Carbon Australia Electric Vehicles Report

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Dec ’1665:30 pm What is Happening: The latest BZE report in the Zero Carbon Australia Transport Plan series shows that shifting...

Energy Change Institute Open Day 2016

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Nov ’16289:00 am The Energy Change Institute Open Day showcases the latest energy research from ANU and provides a...

A Postcard from Marrakech: Implementing the Paris Climate Agreement

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Nov ’16225:30 pm The ANU Climate Change Institute and the EU Delegation to Australia invite you to: A postcard...

Climate Café: Transforming an Agricultural and Environmental Basketcase

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Nov ’162112:15 pm ANU Climate Change Institute and ANU Environment Collective invite you to a discussion: Climate Café: Transforming...

The Carbon War – dispatch from the front lines

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Nov ’16295:30 pm The ANU Energy Change Institute invites you to the ACT Government / ANU Solar Oration: The...

Identifying and Growing Bush Tucker Plants

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Aug ’162010:00 am What is Happening: Discover the many uses of Australian Native Plants. In this workshop, a bush...

Backyard Beekeeping

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Aug ’16166:00 pm What is Happening: Keeping a bee hive in your backyard allows you to harvest your own...

Backyard Aquaponics

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Aug ’1626:00 pm What is Happening: Learn how to grow fish and vegetables together in your own backyard. Aquaponics...

Life without Plastic

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Jul ’16276:00 pm What is Happening: This event is organised by the Canberra Environment Centre: Plastic is everywhere. Its...

Business Sustainability Expo

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Sep ’16110:00 am What is Happening: Keen to learn more about sustainable solutions to commercial water, waste and energy...

Actsmart Business Champions Breakfast

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Jul ’16297:30 am What is Happening:   This event is organised by Actsmart: Hear from award winning Canberra businesses...

Understanding Solar

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Jul ’16286:00 pm What is Happening: Interested in installing solar on your home but don’t know where to start? This workshop will...

Heating your home without breaking the bank

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Jul ’16206:00 pm What is Happening: Workshop organised by ACTSmart: Winter is here and making your home warm and...

Introduction to energy efficiency

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Jul ’1666:00 pm Saving energy in the home can be done through a mixture of behaviour change and increasing...

Three Sixty Fashion Market:pre-loved fashion

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Jun ’162610:00 am At the THREE SIXTY FASHION MARKET you can buy pre-loved designer labels, quality vintage fashion, accessories,...

Sustainable House Tour in Lyneham

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Jul ’16162:00 pm This house tour, organised by SEE-Change, will showcase how you can make an existing house more...

Run with the Wind: community fun run through wind farm

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Oct ’161610:45 am What is Happening: Run with the Wind is a community fun run located amongst the wind...

Solar Energy R&D and Materials by Design

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Jul ’1674:00 pm What is Happening: The ANU Energy Change Institute invites you to a seminar: Solar Energy R&D...

The Vote: 2016 Federal Election Series – Climate Change, Energy and the Environment

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Jun ’16216:00 pm What is Happening: The ANU Climate Change and Energy Change Institutes invite you to: The Vote:...

Heating Your Home Without Breaking the Bank

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Jun ’16236:00 pm What is Happening: Winter is here and making your home warm and comfortable generally comes at a cost, but...

Sustainable House Tour

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Jun ’161910:00 am What is Happening: Come join this tour to see energy efficiency taken to the extreme. This...

Basic Bike Maintenance

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Jul ’1656:00 pm What is Happening: Flat tyre? Squeaky brakes? Can’t tell if your chain needs replacing? Come along...

Introduction to Permaculture

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Jun ’16286:00 pm What is Happening: The aim of permaculture is to design landscapes that mimic the patterns and...

International climate policy to make the Paris Agreement a success

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Jun ’16155:30 pm What is Happening: The real work is just beginning: Professor Ottmar Edenhofer explores the issues for...

Climate adaptation in Australia: successes, failures and some lessons learnt

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Jun ’161412:00 pm What is Happening: In Australia, climate changes are hard to ignore.  They appear to increasingly be...

Introduction to Energy Efficiency

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Jun ’1676:00 pm What is Happening: Saving energy in the home can be done through a mixture of behaviour...

Understanding Solar

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Jun ’1616:00 pm What is Happening: Interested in installing solar on your home but don’t know where to start? This workshop will...

SEE-Change Parliament of Youth

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May ’16308:15 am   What is Happening: The Parliament of Youth on Sustainability, run by SEE-Change, will culminate in...

House Blitz Workshop

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May ’16281:30 pm What is Happening: SEE-Change and Actsmart Home Energy Advice Service are having a House Blitz workshop....

Fair Food in Focus, Polyfaces Film and Panel

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May ’1695:00 pm Fair Food in Focus, Polyfaces Film, Panel and Dinner. Monday 9th May, 5pm. Palace Electric Cinemas...

Three shifts in US energy policy: Implications for the globe

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May ’16314:00 pm The US is an energy superpower – it’s the world’s largest gas producer, the world’s largest...

The National Electricity Market 20 years on: struggling with renewables or a national asset?

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May ’16195:30 pm It is now 20 years since the legislation establishing the National Electricity Market (NEM) was passed...

Heating your home without breaking the bank

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May ’1646:00 pm Winter is coming and making your home warm and comfortable generally comes at a cost, but...

Do-it-yourself Draught Proofing Workshop

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May ’16106:00 pm Draught proofing is one of the cheapest and easiest ways to reduce your energy bills. This...

Heat your home without breaking the bank

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Jun ’16146:00 pm The Canberra Environment Centre is holding a free Heating Your Home workshop in collaboration with The...

Bees in our backyards – what’s all the buzz about?

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May ’16176:00 pm This workshop is being organised by the Canberra Environment Centre: We need our bees! Bees pollinate...

Renewables in the post-COP21 Era – a global perspective

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May ’1655:15 pm Thursday 5th May, 5.15pm – 6.30pm, followed by drinks Cédric Philibert, International Energy Agency (IEA) The...

A Global Perspective on the Signing of the Paris Climate Agreement

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Apr ’16216:10 pm Join in the celebration of the signing of the historic Paris Climate Agreement, which will be...

The Simon Kerr Perspective – Music for a Warming World

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Apr ’16157:00 pm The new, highly original and entertaining multimedia journey into climate change. Songwriter, guitarist and climate thinker,...

Understanding Solar-to help you decide on best option for your home

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Apr ’16286:00 pm Interested in installing solar on your home but don’t know where to start? This workshop will...

Introduction to Energy Efficiency

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Apr ’16206:00 pm Saving energy in the home can be done through a mixture of behaviour change and increasing...

Cooling your home without breaking the bank

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Apr ’16126:00 pm Making your home cool and comfortable in summer generally comes at a cost, but it doesn’t...

Home Energy Advice at Bunnings Tuggeranong

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Apr ’16910:00 am Find out how to reduce your energy use by speaking to one of ACTSmart’s home energy...

DIY Draught-Proofing Workshop

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Apr ’1666:00 pm Draught proofing is one of the cheapest and easiest ways to reduce your energy bills. This...

Create a Frog-Friendly Backyard

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Apr ’1656:00 pm Like the comforting soft croaking of backyard frogs? Dislike bugs and mosquitoes? Then why not learn...

Cooling your home without breaking the bank

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Mar ’16246:00 pm Making your home cool and comfortable generally comes at a cost, but it doesn’t have to!...

Sustainable House Tour

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Mar ’16192:00 pm This house shows you the things you can do to a 1960s house on a quarter...

Understanding Thermal Performance

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Mar ’16166:00 pm The thermal performance of your home affects how much it costs to heat or cool it....

2016 Canberra Harvest Festival

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Mar ’16192:00 pm The 8th annual Canberra Harvest Festival returns to the Canberra Environment Centre on Saturday 19th March....

Understanding Solar-putting solar on your roof

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Mar ’1686:00 pm Interested in installing solar on your home but don’t know where to start? This workshop will...

Compost workshop

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Mar ’16610:00 am Event location: Inner North Event date: 06 March 2016 Event time: 10:00am Contact: event@see-change.org.au SEE-Change and...

The Paris Climate Talks in Perspective: A Student Forum

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Mar ’16106:15 pm The Paris Climate Talks culminated in universal acceptance of a UN agreement to limit global warming...

Book launch – Climate, Fire and Human Evolution

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Mar ’1636:00 pm Thursday 3 March, 6pm The book’s authors, Dr Andrew Glikson and Professor Colin Groves, will be...

Climate change in Canberra: what can we do next

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Feb ’162512:00 pm Explore climate policy in the ACT with Prof Will Steffen and climate experts. The first of...

Sustainable House Tours 2016

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Feb ’162710:00 am SEE-Change is once again doing monthly sustainable house tours in 2016! Although they are still finalising the...

Australia as a Renewable Energy Superpower

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Feb ’16167:30 pm Australia as a renewable energy superpower: Tuesday 16 February SEE-Change Inner South have organised a wonderful...

World Wetlands Open Day at Jerrabomberra Wetlands

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Feb ’16710:00 am This fantastic event for all the family at Jerrabomberra Wetlands was a huge hit last year....

Creating Energy Efficient Cities in Switzerland and Australia

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Feb ’16223:30 pm The ANU Energy Change Institute and the Embassy of Switzerland invite you to a seminar: Creating...

Backyard Beekeeping

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Jan ’16196:00 pm Backyard Beekeeping Organised by the Canberra Environment Centre Canberra Environment Centre Lennox Crossing – Acton Details...

Home Energy Advice at Bunnings Gunghalin

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Dec ’151910:00 am Home energy advice at Bunnings Gungahlin Event location: Gungahlin, ACT Event date: 19 December 2015 Event...

Annual ANU Energy Update

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Dec ’1588:30 am By: ANU Energy Change Institute Event Description The annual ANU Energy Update brings together Australian researchers,...

ANU Energy Change Institute Open Day

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Dec ’1579:00 am By: ANU Energy Change Institute Event Description The ECI Open Day serves as a platform for...

Deciphering the Paris Climate Talks: Where to next?

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Dec ’15166:00 pm The ANU Climate Change Institute and the EU Delegation to Australia invite you to a public...

Understanding Thermal Performance

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Oct ’15285:30 pm The thermal performance of your home affects how much it costs to heat or cool it....

Introduction to Energy Efficiency

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Oct ’15206:00 pm Saving energy in the home can be done through a mixture of behaviour change and increasing...

Urban Agriculture Australia – Spring Open Week

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Oct ’151711:00 am Urban Agriculture Australia is having a Spring Open Week at the Canberra City Farm in Turner. SEE-Change is...

Visit to Cullerin Wind Farm

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Oct ’15162:00 pm What is Happening: The Belconnen Local Group of SEE-Change has arranged a visit to a wind...

ANU Climate Week:Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change Forum

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Oct ’15166:00 pm What is Happening: This forum will look at how indigenous peoples are already leading the way...

ANU Climate Week: Climate Change Action Festival

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Oct ’151412:00 pm What is Happening: The festival will be held in Union Court at ANU. Speakers will include...

Screening of film Black Hole

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Oct ’15136:15 pm What is Happening: This film screening is being organised in collaboration with 350.org. Black Hole profiles...

Will Australia Rejoin the World on Climate Change?

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Oct ’1586:00 pm The ANU Climate Change Institute invites you to a public lecture: The Rt. Hon John Gummer,...

Sustainable design and construction practices

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Oct ’1585:30 pm What is Happening: Join us for this talk from Ric Butt, who is an architect, builder,...

Renewable Energy Day 2015

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Oct ’15309:00 am What is Happening: Renewable Energy Day 2015 When: 9am – 4pm, Friday 30 October Where: Canberra Institute of...

CanberraEV / Australian Electric Vehicle Association Show and Shine

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Oct ’15410:00 am What: CanberraEV / Australian Electric Vehicle Association Show and Shine When: Sunday October 4th 2015 –...

Eat Local Friday Market

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Oct ’1522:30 pm What is Happening: Eat Local Friday market was launched on 4 September in Canberra and the...

Environmental Film Festival

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Sep ’15116:30 pm Environmental film festival Australia Friday 11th September – Sunday 13th Septmeber Palace Electric Cinemas, New Acton,...

Building a simple rainwater tank

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Sep ’151210:00 am Building a simple rainwater tank Saturday, 12 September 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Would you like...

Does the ACT need a food policy?

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Sep ’15306:00 pm What would a food policy look like? The Canberra Environment Centre and Conservation Council present a...

Green Savvy Sunday

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Sep ’152010:00 am Participate in Canberra’s interactive market which brings together products and community groups focused on domestic green...