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Transition Margaret River

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CUSP has been running regular sustainability seminars at the Margaret River Education Campus for the last three years in partnership with Transition Margaret River and the Augusta Margaret River Shire.

A range of topics has been canvased including: renewable energy, sustainable houses, environmental art, climate change, sustainable tourism, walkability, sustainable food, bushfire and biodiversity conservation, economics for sustainability. Over 150 people turned out for Dr Josh Byrne’s seminar on sustainable gardening.

Speakers at the seminars are paired and typically there is one speaker from Curtin University and one specialist local to Margaret River region.


 Sustainable Agriculture Seminar

Thursday 22nd February 2018, 5-7pm

A public seminar presented by Curtin University Sustainability Policy (CUSP) Institute and Transition Margaret River.

Renewable energy for Margaret River: A progress report

Thursday 22 June 2017, 5 – 7pm
Margaret River Education Campus: W9 Winery Classroom

A public seminar presented by Curtin University Sustainability Policy (CUSP) Institute and Transition Margaret River.

 

Bushfire! Roles of government and community

Thursday 6 April 2017, 5 – 7pm
Margaret River Education Campus: W10 Classroom

A public seminar presented by Curtin University Sustainability Policy (CUSP) Institute and Transition Margaret River.

 

Global sustainability and local community empowerment

Thursday 23 February 2017, 5 – 7pm
Margaret River Education Campus: W9 Winery Classroom

A public seminar presented by Curtin University Sustainability Policy (CUSP) Institute and Transition Margaret River.