Armidale

Food Inc. unveils some of the sombre practices underpinning the American food industry, exploring how corporations place profits before consumer health, worker safety and the environment. This documentary argues that industrial production methods are not only inhumane, but they are also unsustainable from an economic and environmental standpoint.

Join us for dinner and discussion after the screening at 141 Kent House, Armidale.

Entry and dinner free, donations welcome.

One man’s journey to discover the bitter truth about sugar

Damon Gameau embarks on a unique experiment to document the effects of a high sugar diet on a healthy body, consuming only foods that are commonly perceived as ‘healthy’. Through this entertaining and informative journey, Damon highlights some of the issues that plague the sugar industry, and where sugar lurks on supermarket shelves. THAT SUGAR FILM will forever change the way you think about ‘healthy’ food.

at Kent House, Faulkner Street, opposite Central Park.

Coral reefs around the world are vanishing at an unprecedented rate. A team of divers, photographers and scientists set out on a thrilling ocean adventure to discover why and to reveal the underwater mystery to the world. Join us for discussion and community dinner after the film. Screening and dinner free. At Kent House in Faulkner Street, opposite Kent House.

Dr Sujata Allan on Coal, Climate Change and Health at 6pm. Music and Food from 7pm.
Help raise funds for legal expenses and fines incurred by locals and others protecting the Leard and Pilliga forests. Dr Sujata Allan is a member of 'Medics against Coal’ and was recently arrested and fined for taking part in non-violent direct action at the Leard forest. During the evening, there will be short addresses from Iain Mackay, Pat Schultz and others engaged in the campaign to save the Leard and Pilliga forests.

The Armidale Community Garden is open on 4 afternoons a week, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from around 1pm until dusk when the chooks agree to being shut in for the night.

See the link below for further details.

Public meeting on coal seam gas mining in NSW and exploration for gold around Armidale, organised by Armidale Action on Coal Seam Gas and Mining (AACSGaM), at the Armidale Bowling Club.

Join Socialist Alliance New England at Charlie's Last Stand, 1/234 Beardy Street, 2350 Armidale, New South Wales.

Organised by the Armidale Men's Group at Legacy House, 89 Faulkner St, Armidale. Everyone's affected. 1 in 3 women, 1 in 8 men have experienced family violence. Share in the solution to this epidemic. All welcome. Gold coin donation.

The Indigenous Student Association (ISA) at UNE and Progressive Cinema present "SWEET COUNTRY", a film inspired by real events and set in 1929 in the outback of the Northern Territory, Australia.
When Aboriginal stockman Sam (Hamilton Morris) kills white station owner Harry March (Ewen Leslie) in self-defence, Sam and his wife Lizzie (Natassia Gorey-Furber) go on the run. They are pursued across the outback, through glorious but harsh desert country.

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