Do you want to stop Adani's giant, polluting coal mine and be part of the growing community of people prepared to show up and speak out for clean energy and our children’s future?
Want to make a real difference? Learn skills and connect with people? Be inspired, empowered and energised?
Then come along to a weekend of training and community building at Fitzroy Town Hall on 22-24 September.
Ticket sales end Wednesday 20 September
At Convergence, we'll get you skilled up, fired up and ready to go. You'll go home feeling:
At Convergence 2017, you'll learn all about story, strategy, teams and action, then create plans to take action and win specific local campaigns.
We’ll give you guidance on how to run non-partisan campaigns – then follow up to reconnect, re-strategise and connect local groups to something bigger.
Dismantle old stories of conflict between people and nature and create new stories of connection and life that move people to action.
Build a wave of people who care, and are willing to act into powerful, organised communities for change.
Take on the big, structural challenges – the laws, policies, institutions, decision and practices – to create a system that does right by people and nature.
A mixture of whole-group plenary sessions, smaller hands-on workshops and local action planning. You'll learn a heap of practical skills like how to:
Plus loads of optional fun activities to be announced soon.
Your ticket includes vegetarian meals, materials and training. Ticket prices are graded so everyone can participate, whatever your circumstances.
Convergence 2017 is a two day immersive experience, starting on Friday night and finishing on Sunday afternoon.