Join our World Children's Day Week of Action!
Melbourne - 20th Nov 11am Parliament House steps, Spring Street
We will launch the Open Letter with a press conference with child health experts and local parents and a sit-in. We need YOU there to show the media just how many parents are worried about climate threats to their kids! Come join the sit-in on the Parliament House steps, followed by a picnic at a nearby park. Bring your kids, picnic rug and placards!
Bring your family to APEX park to chat, eat, sing some songs and run some kids craft activities. Bring your placards!
Join us for a march through the CBD and to the local MP's office, finishing with a picnic and speakers in the park.
Join us for a family day and tree-planting afternoon (after presenting our Open Letter to the local MP).
Cairns families will be peacefully gathering for a public awareness picnic, (with fun stuff for the kids) on the lawns of Cairns City Library, Bring your family, posters, placards and signs.
Port Macquarie - 20th Nov 4.30-5.30 at 17 Burrawan st, Port Macquarie
Port Macquarie families will be gathering after work and school - please bring your placards, a picnic rug and snack, and a favourite children’s book to share for the "Read-in".
Wagga Wagga - 21 Nov 5-8pm at Victory Memorial Gardens
Families in Wagga Wagga will be gathering for An Evening of Hope - a festival of outdoor games and activities for kids, food, handmade and up-cycled goods for sale, live music from bands: River Movement, Lowline and other musical acts. All welcome! BYO picnic rug.
We will start outside Speakers Corner in front of Queensland Parliament at 10:30 am for a short rally/gathering. This will be followed by a lunchtime picnic in the Botanical Gardens near the children's playground. BYO lunch, picnic blanket and placards for the rally.
Join the Planeteering Picnic Party! Bring a picnic and rug, super-hero costumes and/or bright rainbow coloured clothes, cardboard and textas (for making colourful posters about protecting the future of our planet) and bubble wands!
If you're not near any of those locations, sign up to our national event which gives you some ideas of how to create your own action and/or help us online!
Don't forget to put your name, address and phone number to ensure it gets published.