When

February 13, 2019
12pm - 2pm

Contact

Elizabeth Walton
Email · 0447036783

Where

The Lawn, Parliament House, Canberra
Parliament Drive
Canberra, ACT 2600
Australia
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When

February 13, 2019
12pm - 2pm

Contact

Elizabeth Walton
Email · 0447036783

Where

The Lawn, Parliament House, Canberra
Parliament Drive
Canberra, ACT 2600
Australia
See Google map »

Join The Forest Embassy and grass roots organisations from all over Australia as we unite in one voice to insist on protection for native forests as part of the National Forest Uprising, The Forest Embassy is organising a Canberra Rally which will be held on the lawns of Parliament House Canberra, on Wednesday 13 February 2019.

  • Formal proceedings and media from 12-1pm
  • Events continuing on afterwards including a one-off performance by The Lone Band

Guest speakers include:

  • Janet Rice - Greens Senator
  • Peter Robertson - National Campaign Manager The Wilderness Society
  • Prof. Don White - Chairperson Nature Conservation Council NSW

FAQ: Will there be other events on other days?

A: YES. This is the major event for the #NationalForestUprising which is part of a rolling campaign of national events. Please check the Forest Embassy website for more events or to list an event in your state.

FAQ: I need a ride.

A: Contact The Forest Embassy – we may be able to connect you to people who are going, however your best bet is to put the call out on local community groups are there are people coming from all over Australia.

FAQ: I can’t get there – can The Forest Embassy represent my organisation?

A: Yes. Email your details through to The Forest Embassy who we will be in touch: TheForestEmbassy@gmail.com


This is an independently run event hosted by our ally The Forest Embassy.