November 2018

Illawarra Greens Events

Illawarra Greens Monthly Meeting 
11am-1pm on Sunday 4th November (first Sunday of the month) at Fairy Meadow.
For more details contact Illawarra Greens convenor Stephen Young
At 1pm we move onto a local café for lunch and a chat.

Vote Green #1 Jamie Dixon - Wollongong Council Ward 3 by-election
8am-6pm on Saturday 24th November 2018 - a polling booth near you!
The suburbs of Southern Wollongong will get to choose a new city councillor, after the Labor City Councilor left the area. Get in touch if you'd like to help on polling day, and check out the Greens candidate Jamie Dixon:


Illawarra Community Events

Wollongong rally for refugees: #kidsoffnauru
Saturday 3 November, 1-3pm at Wollongong Town Hall
Greens Senator Mehreen Faruqi will be leading off the rally starting Wollongong Town Hall organised by the Refugee Action Collective Illawarra. Then we'll through Wollongong, past the offices of ALP representative Sharon Bird and Liberal Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells to show both the major parties that people in Wollongong reject their anti-refugee agenda.
"SDG Snorkel"
Thursday 15th November, 9.30am-12noon at Shellharbour Civic Centre, 76 Cygnet Ave, Shellharbour
Healthy Cities Illawarra are hosting a free workshop to explore how the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) are mapped with your organisations existing activities and plans.  Learn from organisations who have already begun SDG mapping and share in a local conversation about global issues.
South Coast Labor Council Dinner
Thursday 15 November, 6:30pm – 11pm at Villa D’oro Function Centre, 39/41 Flinders St, Wollongong
Celebrate the 90th anniversary of the SCLC and 80th anniversary of the Dalfram "Pig Iron Bob" Strike where maritime workers and our community took a stand against international fascism and the arming of imperial Japan.