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The Best Environmental Events in the World

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We’ve compiled a calendar of the world’s best environmental events and awareness days …

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The Best Environmental Events in Australia

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Bob Brown at the Sustainable Living Festival (Pic: SLF)

If you have an interest in the environment and sustainability, it makes sense to get along to, or get involved in, an environmental event. Events are a great way to get ideas, be inspired, meet like-minded people, and maybe even make a small difference.

Home base for us is Down Under. We’ve compiled a list of the best environmental events and awareness days in Australia.

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Earth Hour: is it a waste of time?

Earth Hour is on tonight 28 March 2009

Earth Hour is on again – tonight 28th March at 8.30pm. The event asks people and businesses to turn off lights and appliances for one hour. It ran for the first time in Sydney only a few years ago. Since then the idea has been picked up by many other major cities around the world.

But looking beyond all the hype, how useful is it really in helping to tackle the problem of climate change?

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