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Sustainable Livingstone Expo 2019

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Event:
All about sustainable living
The Sustainable Livingstone Expo to be held on Sunday 29 September 2019 from 9 am to 3 pm at Beaman Park, Yeppoon, is a great way to learn all about sustainable living.

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There will be interactive activities, workshops, stalls, competitions and prizes. Guest speakers will enthral you on a great range of topics at the Yeppoon Town Hall, The Hub Community Education Room and Beaman Park Stage.

Topics include examples of a sustainable mobile business, protecting our page, marine debris and source reduction, what makes a good water supply and community-owned renewable energy, to name just a few. Bookings are essential except for those at the Beaman Park Stage. Check the event listing for topics and to make a booking.

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If you would like to do something a bit more activity, you can join Shelly McArdle at the Yeppoon Town Hall at 8 am for yoga, or maybe see a demonstration on how to make mosaic artwork from recycled materials with Barbara Tamassy. There are also displays of artworks around the expo. See the website for information on further activities.

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There will be a range of stalls including Bringing Back the Bush, BushFlow Herbals, Capricorn Coast Bicycle User Group, Landcare, High Valley Dawn and Jacks Paddock with lots of fantastic information to help you become more sustainable in the way you live.

At 2.30 pm, come along and see 2040 . Created by Damon Gameau as he travels the world in search of new approaches and solutions to global warming. This screening is free, however bookings are essential

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Take a chance to win a trip for four to Great Keppel Island and download your Sustainable Passport or pick one up from participating businesses or Yeppoon Town Hall Customer Support. Once you have your passport, find the sustainable item or service chosen by each business in the passport and earn a stamp. Once you have collected six stamps visit the Admin Marquee at the Sustainable Livingstone Expo to collect the last stamp and go into the draw.

Come along to the Sustainable Livingstone Expo and get into the green scene!
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Why? Learn about sustainable living
When: Sunday 29 September 2019
Where: Beaman Park, Yeppoon
Cost: Free
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It's education provided by events like this that sustainability awareness can take the next step to sustainable practice.
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