Upcoming Events


21/09 2017

Gympie | Friday 29 September

Community Information Event

What does climate change and a low-carbon world mean for you, your business and your community?

What is the Queensland Government doing to lead our shared response?

Here in Queensland we need to prepare ourselves to meet the risks and harness the opportunities that climate change will bring.

Around the world, and here in Queensland, changes are being made as regions transition to lower-emission economies.

This is your opportunity to find out more.

Come along to a community information session and hear about the Queensland Government’s Climate Change Transition Strategy and Climate Change Adaptation Strategy, and what they mean for you.

WHEN:
Fri. 29 September | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm AEST
WHERE:
Fossicker's Room
Gympie Civic Centre

24 Mellor Street
Gympie, QLD 4570
COST:
Free
DETAILS:


21/09 2017

Gladstone | Wednesday 4 October

Community Information Event

What does climate change and a low-carbon world mean for you, your business and your community?

What is the Queensland Government doing to lead our shared response?

Here in Queensland we need to prepare ourselves to meet the risks and harness the opportunities that climate change will bring.

Around the world, and here in Queensland, changes are being made as regions transition to lower-emission economies.

This is your opportunity to find out more.

Come along to a community information session and hear about the Queensland Government’s Climate Change Transition Strategy and Climate Change Adaptation Strategy, and what they mean for you.

WHEN:
Wed. 4 October | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm AEST
WHERE:
Port Curtis Room
Rydges Hotel

100 Goondoon Street
Gladstone, QLD 4680
COST:
Free
DETAILS:


21/09 2017

Mackay | Thursday 5 October

Community Information Event

What does climate change and a low-carbon world mean for you, your business and your community?

What is the Queensland Government doing to lead our shared response?

Here in Queensland we need to prepare ourselves to meet the risks and harness the opportunities that climate change will bring.

Around the world, and here in Queensland, changes are being made as regions transition to lower-emission economies.

This is your opportunity to find out more.

Come along to a community information session and hear about the Queensland Government’s Climate Change Transition Strategy and Climate Change Adaptation Strategy, and what they mean for you.

WHEN:
Thu. 5 October | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm AEST
WHERE:
Leichhardt Room
Grand Suites Mackay

Grand Suites Mackay
Mackay, QLD 4740
COST:
Free
DETAILS:


27/09 2017

#LoveQld | Sunday 8 October 2017 | Brisbane

Candle Art in the Park: For the Love of Queensland

Do you #LoveQld? Do you think we should have a Queensland where long term protections are in place to ensure our food, water and air are safe and free from pollution?

Jorge Pujol, internationally renowned founder of Art for Earth, will be teaming up with Lock the Gate supporters to construct a public art installation in Brisbane as part of our #LoveQld campaign.

WHEN:
Sunday October 8th, join us for the installation between 10am - 7pm or for a BBQ at 3pm.
WHERE:
RSVP:
FACEBOOK » Lock the Gate Queensland »

PS Check out Jorge’s amazing work »

21/09 2017

Townsville | Tuesday 10 October

Community Information Event

What does climate change and a low-carbon world mean for you, your business and your community?

What is the Queensland Government doing to lead our shared response?

Here in Queensland we need to prepare ourselves to meet the risks and harness the opportunities that climate change will bring.

Around the world, and here in Queensland, changes are being made as regions transition to lower-emission economies.

This is your opportunity to find out more.

Come along to a community information session and hear about the Queensland Government’s Climate Change Transition Strategy and Climate Change Adaptation Strategy, and what they mean for you.

WHEN:
Tue. 10 October | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm AEST
WHERE:
Conference Room
Quest Apartment

19-21 Leichhardt Street
North Ward, QLD 4810
COST:
Free
DETAILS:


21/09 2017

Cairns | Wednesday 11 October

Community Information Event

What does climate change and a low-carbon world mean for you, your business and your community?

What is the Queensland Government doing to lead our shared response?

Here in Queensland we need to prepare ourselves to meet the risks and harness the opportunities that climate change will bring.

Around the world, and here in Queensland, changes are being made as regions transition to lower-emission economies.

This is your opportunity to find out more.

Come along to a community information session and hear about the Queensland Government’s Climate Change Transition Strategy and Climate Change Adaptation Strategy, and what they mean for you.

WHEN:
Wed. 11 October | 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm AEST
WHERE:
City Room 1
Cairns City Library

151 Abbot Street
Cairns, QLD 4870
COST:
Free
DETAILS:


30/09 2017

Energy Forum | Toowoomba | 12 October 2017

In the dark about your electricity bills?

Join us to find out how to save money on your power bills

  • Are you receiving all the government energy rebates you are entitled to?
  • Would you like to understand what you can do to manage your energy use and costs?
  • Do you have your own energy saving tips to share with others in your community?

Bring your bill along to this free event to learn more about how you can save energy and money.

There will be two short information sessions at 3:30pm and 5.30pm, followed by opportunities to have a conversation about your energy bills, learn how to read your bill, how to work out the cost of using appliances and share tips for saving energy.

Afternoon tea will be provided from 3pm with some hot food from 5pm.

This is a free public event and everyone is welcome.

Make sure you bring your own bill along too for a chance to win some great prizes.

WHEN:
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
WHERE:
City Golf Club , 254 South Street, South Toowoomba
COST:
Free
DETAILS:
Information | Registration | E-mail | Ph: 07 3004 6911


Landcare Forum | Saturday 14 October 2017 | Dalby, Qld

WHEN:
14 October | 9.30am-3.30pm
WHERE:
Dalby Senior Citizens Hall
Cnr Condamine and Roche Streets
Dalby QLD 4405
COST:
Free
INFO:
RSVP by 7 October
To register as a speaker or attendee, contact: MaryLou Gittins, lcows@bigpond.com


21/09 2017

Brisbane | Tuesday 17 October

Community Information Event

What does climate change and a low-carbon world mean for you, your business and your community?

What is the Queensland Government doing to lead our shared response?

Here in Queensland we need to prepare ourselves to meet the risks and harness the opportunities that climate change will bring.

Around the world, and here in Queensland, changes are being made as regions transition to lower-emission economies.

This is your opportunity to find out more.

Come along to a community information session and hear about the Queensland Government’s Climate Change Transition Strategy and Climate Change Adaptation Strategy, and what they mean for you.

WHEN:
Tue. 17 October | 7:30 am – 9:30 am AEST
Tue. 17 October | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm AEST
WHERE:
Meeting Room A2, Arbour Level
Brisbane Convention Centre

Merivale St and Glenelg Street
South Brisbane, QLD 4101
COST:
Free
DETAILS:


30/09 2017

Energy Forum | Rockhampton | 19 October 2017

In the dark about your electricity bills?

Join us to find out how to save money on your power bills

  • Are you receiving all the government energy rebates you are entitled to?
  • Would you like to understand what you can do to manage your energy use and costs?
  • Do you have your own energy saving tips to share with others in your community?

Bring your bill along to this free event to learn more about how you can save energy and money.

There will be two short information sessions at 3:30pm and 5.30pm, followed by opportunities to have a conversation about your energy bills, learn how to read your bill, how to work out the cost of using appliances and share tips for saving energy.

Afternoon tea will be provided from 3pm with some hot food from 5pm.

This is a free public event and everyone is welcome.

Make sure you bring your own bill along too for a chance to win some great prizes.

WHEN:
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
WHERE:
Rockhampton Leagues Club, Cnr George & Cambridge St, Rockhampton
COST:
Free
DETAILS:
Information | Registration | E-mail | Ph: 07 3004 6911


06/07 2017

Marine Plastic Pollution conference | 30 Oct to 1 Nov 2017

Beyond Plastic Pollution | Pathways to Cleaner Oceans

In 2017, the UN Environment Programme acknowledged the growing body of research highlighting Marine Plastic Pollution as a significant problem on a global scale. It has widescale economic, social and environmental impacts. Business, government and the community need to find solutions.

Australia’s first Conference focused on reducing Marine Plastic Pollution in the Asia-Pacific region will take place at Darling Harbour in Sydney from October 30th to November 1st 2017. Bringing together business, government, science, academia and community, Beyond Plastic Pollution will seek to find pathways to cleaner oceans learning about the latest research, testing the best solutions and encouraging diverse interests to work together.

If you would like to know more about global best practice regulations; if you’re looking to reduce the plastic footprint of your business or industry; if you’re keen to understand new technologies and alternative materials; if you want to take your community down a plastic-free pathway; or if you want to meet leading advocates and stakeholders…

Please join us for this richly informative and highly diverse programme – combining keynotes, panel discussions, practical workshops, real-world case studies, an innovation showcase – and … HELP MAP OUT THE PATHWAYS TO CLEANER OCEANS …

WHEN:
Monday, October 30th- Wednesday November 1st 2017
WHERE:
COST:
Corporate & Government: $1160*
Academic & Local Government: $885*
Community Groups: $445*
Programs » Registration »

30/09 2017

Energy Forum | Maryborough | 2 November 2017

In the dark about your electricity bills?

Join us to find out how to save money on your power bills

  • Are you receiving all the government energy rebates you are entitled to?
  • Would you like to understand what you can do to manage your energy use and costs?
  • Do you have your own energy saving tips to share with others in your community?

Bring your bill along to this free event to learn more about how you can save energy and money.

There will be two short information sessions at 3:30pm and 5.30pm, followed by opportunities to have a conversation about your energy bills, learn how to read your bill, how to work out the cost of using appliances and share tips for saving energy.

Afternoon tea will be provided from 3pm with some hot food from 5pm.

This is a free public event and everyone is welcome.

Make sure you bring your own bill along too for a chance to win some great prizes.

WHEN:
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
WHERE:
Town Hall, Kent Street, Maryborough
COST:
Free
DETAILS:
Information | Registration | E-mail | Ph: 07 3004 6911


30/09 2017

Energy Forum | Cairns | 9 November 2017

In the dark about your electricity bills?

Join us to find out how to save money on your power bills

  • Are you receiving all the government energy rebates you are entitled to?
  • Would you like to understand what you can do to manage your energy use and costs?
  • Do you have your own energy saving tips to share with others in your community?

Bring your bill along to this free event to learn more about how you can save energy and money.

There will be two short information sessions at 3:30pm and 5.30pm, followed by opportunities to have a conversation about your energy bills, learn how to read your bill, how to work out the cost of using appliances and share tips for saving energy.

Afternoon tea will be provided from 3pm with some hot food from 5pm.

This is a free public event and everyone is welcome.

Make sure you bring your own bill along too for a chance to win some great prizes.

WHEN:
Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
WHERE:
Show Grounds, 132 Mulgrave Road, Westcourt (TBC)
COST:
Free
DETAILS:
Information | Registration | E-mail | Ph: 07 3004 6911


30/09 2017

Energy Forum | Logan | 13 November 2017

In the dark about your electricity bills?

Join us to find out how to save money on your power bills

  • Are you receiving all the government energy rebates you are entitled to?
  • Would you like to understand what you can do to manage your energy use and costs?
  • Do you have your own energy saving tips to share with others in your community?

Bring your bill along to this free event to learn more about how you can save energy and money.

There will be two short information sessions at 3:30pm and 5.30pm, followed by opportunities to have a conversation about your energy bills, learn how to read your bill, how to work out the cost of using appliances and share tips for saving energy.

Afternoon tea will be provided from 3pm with some hot food from 5pm.

This is a free public event and everyone is welcome.

Make sure you bring your own bill along too for a chance to win some great prizes.

WHEN:
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
WHERE:
RSL Diggers Club, Blackwood Road, Logan Central
COST:
Free
DETAILS:
Information | Registration | E-mail | Ph: 07 3004 6911


30/09 2017

Energy Forum | Sunshine Coast | 21 November 2017

In the dark about your electricity bills?

Join us to find out how to save money on your power bills

  • Are you receiving all the government energy rebates you are entitled to?
  • Would you like to understand what you can do to manage your energy use and costs?
  • Do you have your own energy saving tips to share with others in your community?

Bring your bill along to this free event to learn more about how you can save energy and money.

There will be two short information sessions at 3:30pm and 5.30pm, followed by opportunities to have a conversation about your energy bills, learn how to read your bill, how to work out the cost of using appliances and share tips for saving energy.

Afternoon tea will be provided from 3pm with some hot food from 5pm.

This is a free public event and everyone is welcome.

Make sure you bring your own bill along too for a chance to win some great prizes.

WHEN:
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
WHERE:
Caloundra RSL Services Club, 19 West Terrace, Caloundra
COST:
Free
DETAILS:
Information | Registration | E-mail | Ph: 07 3004 6911


30/09 2017

Energy Forum | Townsville | 23 November 2017

In the dark about your electricity bills?

Join us to find out how to save money on your power bills

  • Are you receiving all the government energy rebates you are entitled to?
  • Would you like to understand what you can do to manage your energy use and costs?
  • Do you have your own energy saving tips to share with others in your community?

Bring your bill along to this free event to learn more about how you can save energy and money.

There will be two short information sessions at 3:30pm and 5.30pm, followed by opportunities to have a conversation about your energy bills, learn how to read your bill, how to work out the cost of using appliances and share tips for saving energy.

Afternoon tea will be provided from 3pm with some hot food from 5pm.

This is a free public event and everyone is welcome.

Make sure you bring your own bill along too for a chance to win some great prizes.

WHEN:
Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
WHERE:
Northreach Baptist Church, 38 Canterbury Road, Kirwin
COST:
Free
DETAILS:
Information | Registration | E-mail | Ph: 07 3004 6911


30/09 2017

Energy Forum | Gold Coast | 27 November 2017

In the dark about your electricity bills?

Join us to find out how to save money on your power bills

  • Are you receiving all the government energy rebates you are entitled to?
  • Would you like to understand what you can do to manage your energy use and costs?
  • Do you have your own energy saving tips to share with others in your community?

Bring your bill along to this free event to learn more about how you can save energy and money.

There will be two short information sessions at 3:30pm and 5.30pm, followed by opportunities to have a conversation about your energy bills, learn how to read your bill, how to work out the cost of using appliances and share tips for saving energy.

Afternoon tea will be provided from 3pm with some hot food from 5pm.

This is a free public event and everyone is welcome.

Make sure you bring your own bill along too for a chance to win some great prizes.

WHEN:
Monday, November 27, 2017 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
WHERE:
Currumbin RSL, 165 Duringan Street, Currumbin
COST:
Free
DETAILS:
Information | Registration | E-mail | Ph: 07 3004 6911