Changemakers Festival

When: 1-10 November
Where: various locations across Australia, see here for upcoming events and locations
Why: “Australia’s National Festival of Social Change” is a “celebration of great work happening in Australia, an exploration of the ideas, people, and technologies driving change, and an invitation for everyone to get involved in creating a better future.”
Contact: Visit the website for more information.

SPIRAL Community Hub 10 years celebration

When: 7 November
Where: 29 Vulture Street West End, Queensland 4101, Australia
Why: “It’s been 10 years since 6 friends from West End founded a community development cooperative to develop some positive projects showcasing sustainability and inclusiveness, as a response to rapid urban development. Our work has extended well beyond West End now but its still our base and the place of our first projects. Come along and celebrate ten years of experimentation, collaboration and community action.”
Contact: Visit the website for more information or call 07 3844 7733. This event is part of the The Changemakers Festival.