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AELA’s 2015 Annual General Meeting and Social Day

The Australian Earth Laws Alliance is pleased to invite our members and friends to join us for our AGM and 'Social Day' on Saturday 14th November. Our venue is the beautiful forest setting of Chenrezig Buddhist Institute, in the Sunshine Coast hinterland.

Please join us for a relaxed day of AELA project updates and discussions with great people who are committed to nurturing the Earth community.  As you'll see from the program below, we've organised a series of short talks and discussions about topical issues related to AELA's work and everyone's welcome to join us.


Date - Saturday 14th November
Venue - Chenrezig Buddhist Institute, 33 Johnsons Road, Eudlo, Sunshine Coast.
Please click here for information about the venue and please click here for instructions about how to get to the Institute

 - So that we can book enough places at Chenrezig Cafe for lunch, please let us know if you'd like to join us for the day. Please click here to book your place


10.30am-12pm - AELA's AGM – Chenrezig Community Hall

  • An overview of AELA’s new Strategic Plan and schedule of events for 2016-2018 – Michelle Maloney, National Convenor
  • Overview of past financial year + election of new office holders – Facilitated by Jo Bragg, AELA Director

12-2pm Lunch at Chenrezig Café (set Vegetarian meal $12.50pp)

2-5pm AELA talks and discussion groups - Chenrezig Community Hall
(20-30 minute talks followed by time for discussion)

2-3pm – A framework for community building: masterclass and discussion - Maggie Shambrook, AELA’s Community Development Team Leader

3-4pm – The Wonderful World of Earth Arts and our National Art Show to celebrate Australia’s Rights of Nature Tribunal in 2016 - Ilka Nelson, Earth Arts curator and Michelle Maloney, Convenor

4-5pm – Future Dreaming: building AELA’s cross cultural knowledge and programs – Michelle Maloney, Lyb Makin, and Ross Williams (Member of AELA’s Indigenous Advisory Group)

5.30-6.30 Dinner at Chenrezig Café (yummy home-made soup and bread for $6.50)

6.30-8pm – AELA’s Awesome Earth Inspired Variety Night, facilitated by Michelle Maloney - Chenrezig Community Hall.  Join us! Share a poem, song, interpretive dance or lead us in a game of Earthy charades 🙂 


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