An update for Sustainable Neighbourhood volunteers
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The Eco Health Expo is back

Bring your friends and family to the Morisset and Peninsula Sustainable Neighbourhood Group's 2015 Eco Health Expo.

Be inspired by sustainability experts, learn something new at one of our workshops, and enjoy the range of environmental stalls.

The kids will love the eco magic show and face painting!

Sunday 28 June
10am - 3pm

Morisset PCYC, 5 Kahibah Street, Morisset

Check out all the details, including speakers and workshops.
Can you help?
The Morisset and Peninsula Sustainable Neighbourhood Group are looking for some extra helping hands for the Expo.
Possible roles include helping set up or pack up, collecting donations at the door, or helping on the Alliance stall for an hour or so.
Please contact us asap if you have some time to spare this Sunday.
Support for a plastic bag ban?

Tell us what you think

The Alliance is considering running a local campaign to support efforts to introduce a ban on plastic bags in NSW.

We are seeking your feedback on whether you support a campaign, and if so, what actions you think we should take.

To find out more please read our discussion paper, and use the survey link at the end to give us your feedback.
April 2015 Storm
Public meeting

Tuesday 23 June, 7pm

Join the Redhead Sustainable Neighbourhood Group to discuss better preparation for emergencies and hear from SES representative, Arthur Evans.

Talk about your experiences during and after the storm, and bring your ideas for a possible community response.

Find out more.
A walk down flood lane
A mini documentary about flooding in Dora Creek

Wednesday 12 August, 7pm
The Dora Creek Sustainable Neighbourhood Group have been working with Council and the Dora Creek Progress Association to record local experiences of flood events, and to develop a whole of community emergency plan.
Join them for a screening of a mini documentary that shares local experiences.
Find all the details here.

Do you have a project or idea you think other Sustainable Neighbourhood volunteers around Lake Macquarie would be interested in? Email us at and we can include it in the next edition.

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