competition

Arnold Swarznegger

Are you living dangerously?

Sunday, 22 February 2015

Watch the world's best storytellers come together to tell the most important story of our time in a collection of short documentaries, Years of Living Dangerously.

Dr-Vandana-Shiva

For the love of grain

Saturday, 21 February 2015

Hearing seed-saver Dr Vandana Shiva – known as the Gandhi of Grain – talk, will take you on an emotional roller-coaster of a journey, and bolster your passion to help take on the injustices of the world. And, she says, it all starts with a single seed.

Tomato Festival Sydney

14 – 15 February, 2015

GET RED-Y FOR TOMATO FESTIVAL 2015. The 2015 Festival will move down to the Band Lawn, where you can immerse yourself in the buzz of activity and revel in the surroundings with a wide range of local and organic produce for sale, pop-up cafe and bar, themed guided walks and children’s activities including hands-on pizza making, cherry tomato and spoon race! Put your palate to the test and be a judge for the best tomato variety, over 20 varieties to taste!

Where: Various venues in Sydney, NSW.
When: 10am – 4pm, Wednesday 14 – 15 February, 2014.
Cost: Free and Ticketed events.
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Green School, Bali

The 'Greenest School on Earth' visits Australia and opens scholarship competition

March 5 to April 22, 2013
Green School, which was recently crowned "Greenest School on Earth" by the Center for Green Schools, is giving students the opportunity to win a one-year scholarship in Bali, Indonesia. The online competition is open to students aged 3-18. All you have to do is submit a 2-3 minute video of any green projects you are involved in, and why you think you're the "greenest student on earth". This competition is a great opportunity to experience new things while showing the world that students can make a positive difference in the community. Representatives from the school will also be visiting Perth and Melbourne. During the community information sessions they will discuss their revolutionary curriculum to educate and inspire children to engage with nature.

Where: Competition open worldwide. Community info sessions in Melbourne and Perth.
When: Competition open March 5 - April 22, 2013. Community info sessions March 19 and March 22, 2013.
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Live Outdoors

Live Outdoors 2012

July & August 2012

Visioning the Outdoors is calling all amateur and professional film makers to get creative whilst getting active- outside! Be it skiing, bush walking, cycling, rock climbing, surfing, skating- the list is endless- this short film competition is about celebrating the power of outdoor recreation to enrich peoples' lives AND there's prize money up for grabs. Submissions close July 20.

Where: Schonell Theatre, Bld 22/Lvl 3 Union Complex, University of Queensland, Union Road, St Lucia, Qld.
When: Awards and screening 6:30pm - 9pm, Wednesday 29th August, 2012.
Cost: TBC.
Click here for more information.

gardens

Gardens in Focus

4 - 13 May, 2012

Enjoy the beauty of botanic gardens from Australia and around the world by witnessing some spectacular photography - this free exhibition showcases a selection of the best entrants plus the winners of last year's Gardens in Focus photography competition.

Where: Lion Gate Lodge via Henry Lawson Gate, Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney, NSW.
When: 10am - 4pm daily until Sunday May 13, 2012.
Cost: Free.
Click here for more information.

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