Eco Week 2016 (19 – 24 September) starts today! A proud tradition of Eco Week is to start it with a bang by giving away FREE fair trade goodies and this year Jailbreaker Coffee (supplier to UCSA cafes) and All Good Bananas will be handing out delicious fair trade banana ice creams and iced coffee shots!
When: Today, 19 September, 12 to 1.30pm
And for those who sign up to the exciting new Fair Trade Student Club, you’ll go into a draw for an extra special sweet treat… Trade Aid chocolate.
What else is happening this week?
Tuesday is about Dumpster-diving and Food Waste! We’ll screen the very entertaining, and thought-provoking doco ‘Just Eat It.’
6-6.30 pm: Nibbles and speakers 6.30-8 pm: Screening of award-winning doco ‘Just Eat It’. Check out the promo in the link! Free, and non-UC folk are welcome too!
On Thursday you can tour two Tiny Houses built by UC alumni. The Tour leaves at 1.30 (meet Katie at Science Road Car Park), back at 4pm. Only a few spaces left. Booking is essential, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, UCSA club VCUC will screen Cowspiracy in Kirkwood, 6-8 pm.
On Friday, learn about where to find free food on UC campus when you join the Edible Campus Tour! There are lemons, olives, walnuts, figs and more growing all over campus and that it’s all free to eat. Meet tour guide and community gardener Jane Aistrope outside Café 1894 at 12 noon sharp.
In the late afternoon, celebrate student and staff achievements in sustainability at the 2016 Sustainability Awards ceremony! Undercroft 101 – 5.30pm to 6.30pm.
On Sunday: Drayton Reserve Volunteer afternoon (by Geosoc), 2-4pm.