Climate Change: Risks and Opportunities
Free public event at Brighton Secondary College

Brighton Secondary CollegeWhat: Climate Change: Risks and Opportunities
When: 7:30 to 9:00pm Wednesday 15 October
Where: Brighton Secondary College
Where: 120 Marriage Road, Brighton East
RSVP: Eventbrite (free ticket)
Cost: Gold coin donation appreciated.
Contact: Tim Forcey – 0419 019 864

The Bayside Climate Change Action Group and Brighton Secondary College are pleased to present an evening of presentations and Q&A on the topic of “Climate Change: Risks and Opportunities”.

Local residents will have the opportunity to:
● see how climate change is impacting our Earth today and what changes are to come
● find out what is happening in our local community as people grasp this challenge
● to learn what governments are or aren’t doing
● to judge if climate change will be a key concern in the upcoming Victorian election.

Speakers:

Rob Gell David Karoly Kirsty Albion Jennifer
Lauber-Patterson

Rob Gell, Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and former TV presenter
David Karoly, University of Melbourne climate scientist and Nobel laureate
Kirsty Albion, Director – Australian Youth Climate Coalition (Video)
Jennifer Lauber Patterson, Chair – Yarra Energy / MD – Frontier Carbon


Media: Flyer, Media Release, Poster



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7.30 pm Tuesday 30 September (LEAFLET)
Sandringham Uniting Church Hall, 21 Trentham St, Sandringham


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