Frack Free WA Events in May 2018

Eneabba & surrounds 'Next steps' meeting and supper

WHAT: Meeting with an update on the state-wide campaign and lessons from the NT, hear from the local action groups in the area, and discuss ideas for ‘next steps’ to build the movement for a permanent state-wide ban. Coffee/tea, and a shared supper will be provided.

WHERE: Eneabba Recreational & Sporting Club, Eneabba Drive, Eneabba

WHEN: 7-9pm, Monday 28 May

RSVP: frackfreewa@gmail.com or text or call 0421 389 013

Stay tuned for further events if you’re outside these areas!

 

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PAST May events

Perth and Bunbury: Screenings of the Bentley Effect

Perth: 6pm Wednesday 9 May at Grand Cinemas Cygnet, Como.

Bunbury: 6pm Thursday 10 May at Event Cinemas, Bunbury.

The screenings will be followed by a Q&A with director Brendan Shoebridge and an update on the WA campaign and ‘next steps’.

"This timely story of a community's heroic stand shows how peaceful protest from a committed community can overcome industrial might and political short-sightedness."

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Swan Valley and surrounds ‘Next steps’ meeting

WHAT: Meeting with an update on the state-wide campaign and lessons from the NT, hear from the local action groups in the area, and discuss ideas for ‘next steps’ to build the movement for a permanent state-wide ban. Caffeine and sweet & savoury treats provided.

WHERE: Aveley Community Centre, 22 Bolero Road, Aveley (part of Ellenbrook, close to West Swan Road)

WHEN: 6 - 8pm Monday 14 May

RSVP: frackfreewa@gmail.com or text or call 0421 389 013

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Victoria Park/South East Metro ‘Next steps’ meeting

WHAT: Meeting with an update on the state-wide campaign and lessons from the NT, get involved with the new action group in the area, and discuss ideas for ‘next steps’ to build the movement for a permanent state-wide ban. Caffeine and sweet & savoury treats provided.

WHERE: Victoria Park Centre for the Arts, 12 Kent St, East Victoria Park

WHEN: 6.30pm - 8pm Wednesday 16 May

RSVP: frackfreewa@gmail.com or text or call 0421 389 013

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Lower Mid West/Midlands ‘Next steps’ meeting & lunch

WHAT: Meeting with an update on the state-wide campaign and lessons from the NT, hear from the local action groups in the area, and discuss ideas for ‘next steps’ to build the movement for a permanent state-wide ban. Coffee/tea, and a shared lunch will be provided.

WHERE: Dandaragan Community Recreation Centre, 3550 Dandaragan Rd, Dandaragan, Dandaragan

WHEN: 10am-1pm, Thursday 17 May

RSVP: frackfreewa@gmail.com or text or call 0421 389 013

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Midland "Fracking" Information Session and film presentation.

“Fracking” From the slang term for Fracturing, involves pumping large amounts of water, usually with sand and lubricant chemicals added to it, deep into the ground under high pressure in order to break open rocks. (Collins Dictionary Meaning).

Janette Huston from the Knitting Nanna’s will explain what ‘Fracking’ is about, followed by a 45 minute documentary, 'Fractured Country: an Unconventional Invasion', a film from Lock the Gate Alliance (Australia) about the risks to communities from invasive gasfields. There will be a Q&A session at the conclusion.

Places are limited, so bookings are essential here.

WHERE: Midland Public Library, 45 Helena Street, Midland 6056  View Map

WHEN: Monday, 21 May 2018 | 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM