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Collaborative Futures Festival – SLF 2020

February 16 @ 8:30 am - 6:00 pm


The Collaborative Futures Festival celebrates communal and cooperative approaches to climate action across a range of aspects of society. As part of the Sustainable Living Festival, discussions and workshops explore cohousing, community land ownership, cooperative businesses, global commons and sharing economies. Supported by Cohousing Australia, New Economy Network Australia, Prosper Australia, Commoners Coop, Cooperative Bonds, Melbourne Repair Cafe, Sustain and more.

7 events across the day:
Arrive 8:30
8:45 AM – Acknowledged of Country
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Planetary Survival: A Regenerative Approach
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM – Connection: Instruments of Harmonious Co-Living

Tea break

11:20 AM – 12:20 PM – Building Together: The tools to make cohousing happen

Lunch – Have you got a session pass or a day pass? Add a lunch ticket now and join us (inc. session presenters) in continuing discussion and making connections over fresh local produce from Alphington Farmers Market, lunch served at venue: https://www.trybooking.com/book/sessions?eid=587251&ses=1794975

1:20 PM – 2:20 PM – Sociocracy and Dynamic Governance
2:20 PM – 3:20 PM – CLTs and Cooperatives: A new way of caring and sharing

Tea break

3:40 PM – 4:40 PM – Green Transition
4:40 PM – 5:40 PM – Sharing the City: Resourcing people and place for prosperous exchange

Tickets – Day pass $35
Individual sessions also available

Free ticket with all new Cohousing Australia memberships and NENA memberships – Membership $30


Sustainable Living Foundation
03 9249 1888


Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre
251 Faraday Street
Carlton, Victoria 3053 Australia
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