Category Archive: Upcoming Events

Plastic Free July Green Drinks – Special event!

Plastic Free July Green Drinks – Special event! 28th July – 5.00 til 7.00 pm Cairns and Far North Environment Centre  27-29 Greenslopes St North Cairns    This month we’re shaking up Cairns Green Drinks into a Plastic Free July special event not to be missed!   We’ll be running the usual Green Drinks agenda (free …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cafnec.org.au/2017/07/14/plastic-free-july-green-drinks-special-event/

Meet-a-Minister Workshop

Have you requested a meeting with a Minister to discuss environmental issues when parliament sits in Cairns 10-14th July 2017? Want some tips or advice on what to expect and how to make the most of the meeting? We will be holding an informal workshop this Thursday 6th July from 4:30-6pm at Cominos House. If you …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cafnec.org.au/2017/07/03/meet-minister-workshop/

Plastic Free July 2017

  Plastic in the ocean is estimated to outweigh fish by 2050. Get your friends and family to sponsor you to go plastic free this July. Raise awareness, create change in your circle of influence and help raise money for the Cairns and Far North Environment Centre. Say NO to all single-use plastic items, just the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cafnec.org.au/2017/06/12/plastic-free-july-2017/

A Plastic Ocean: 2nd Cairns Screening

Cairns and Far North Environment Centre, No Waste, No Worries, Tangaroa Blue Foundation, Cairns Turtle Rehabilitation Centre and The Junk Weavers Inc. are teaming up to bring you a second screening of “A PLASTIC OCEAN” after our sold out session in March! A Plastic Ocean is an award winning film about the impact of plastic …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cafnec.org.au/2017/06/08/plastic-ocean-2ns-cairns-screening/

Boomerang Bags Cairns – Get Involved!

Boomerang Bags – Cairns Chapter When: First Thursday of every month 4.30 – 7.30 pm (next meet up 2nd March) Where: Downstairs of Cominos House 27-27 Greenslopes St North Cairns (the big room under CAFNEC office) What: The Marine Response team are excited to announce we’re starting Boomerang Bags community. Boomerang Bag groups have started up all over …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cafnec.org.au/2017/02/07/boomerang-bags-cairns-get-involved/

Green Drinks May 2017

Green Drinks – 26th May – 5.00 til 6.30 pm – EcoWeek Green Drinks! Networking and socialising for our environment – Bringing together a lively mix of people in the environment/conservation/sustainability realm of FNQ from local conservation groups to NGOs, academia, government and business. Register Join the Facebook event Read more about Green Drinks Cairns

Permanent link to this article: http://cafnec.org.au/2016/08/10/green-drinks-2017/