Doing good in the 'hood celebration

When: July 1, 2018

Celebrate the good stuff happening locally, and the amazing change-makers behind it.

Bring your friends and family to enjoy music, interactive workshops, film screening, art and more - all upstairs at the Pavilion by Bondi Beach! 

WHEN: Sunday 1 July 2018
TIME: 10:00am to 4:30pm
WHERE: Bondi Pavilion Community Cultural Centre, Bondi Beach


Bookings essential

Bookings essential for each awesome activity, as places are limited. 

Activities MUST be booked separately click on the event links below...

10-11am - Rangers on the Run (FREE) 

Learn about the incredible animals who call the ocean their home. Hold live sea animals, examine specimen samples, and discover a large variety of marine artefacts and shells. BOOK

10.30-12pm - Beeswax wraps workshop (FREE) 

Make your own beeswax wraps and give plastic wrapping the flick with this hands-on workshop. You’ll take home a healthy and practical wrap for your fruits, cheese, veggies or salad bowl. All materials provided. BOOK

11am-1pm - Waste to Art (FREE)

Join local artist Rox De Luca and unleash your hidden creativity to turn recyclables into art in this workshop. All art will be exhibited at the bar area before our movie screening and panel discussion. Please bring any materials you want to use. BOOK

11am-12pm - Under the Sea Treasure Hunt (FREE)

Adventurous people, BIG and small, are invited to race in a treasure hunt that goes deeper than the ocean's floors. Riddles, games and tasks will test your resolve and help you learn about living a plastic-free life in harmony with our ocean's characters. Play alone or with a team and get the best time to WIN! Find us on the sand in front of the Bondi Pavillion. BOOK

12-1pm - Speed Meet on Sustainability (FREE)

Meet like-minded locals and experts in this dynamic chat-fest session to share ideas, learn and voice your views about hot topics in sustainability. Facilitated by Rebecca Veksler, Founder of Sol Cups and Board member of Bondi Chamber of CommerceBOOK

1-2pm - Soup, Sushi, Chai & Chat (FREE)

Grab some tummywarming lunch and raise your Chai to celebrate our local heroes and the inspiring things that are happening for the good of our ‘hood. BOOK 

2-4.30pm - Give Plastic the Flick - Special film screening and panel discussion ($)

On the eve of Plastic Free July, watch short inspirational films about the positive actions taken by people from Australia and around the world to tackle the plastics issue. Hear from guest panellists Rebecca Veksler (Sol Cups), Amy and Annie (Bondi Bandits), Ina Curic (Young Environmental Scientist, Sydney Girls High) and Paul Frasca (Sustainable Salons). BOOK 

There will also be lucky door prizes, giveaways, music and more...

This is a Plastic Free July and Second Nature celebration event made possible by collaboration between Blue Bondi Green, Happy Fish, Plastic Free Bronte, Responsible Runners, Take 3, Transition Bondi, Underwater Research Group and Waverley Council.

We are happily part of Bondi Winter Magic festival.

This celebration event is a partnership between Blue Bondi Green, Responsible Runners, Happy Fish, NSW Underwater Research Group, Plastic Free Bronte, Transition Bondi, Take 3 and Waverley Council-Second Nature.