A Premiere film showing of a political road movie that sees Oliver Stone traverse from the Caribbean down the spine of the Andes, to examine the countries that are challenging US dominance and building an alternative to capitalism. 225 Murray Street Hobart. $12/$8 conc. Cheap meal available from 6.30pm
"Our Generation" is the untold story of a struggle hidden from the eyes of mainstream Australia.
Fremantle Environmental Resource Network, cnr High St & Montreal St, Fremantle.
Suggested donation: $5-10. All proceeds to Aboriginal Rights Coalition.
Tuesday, November 30, 7.15 – 9.15 pm: Transition Newcastle Open Space Meeting. At Hamilton Baptist Church Hall, Lindsay St. (opp. Gregson Park), Hamilton. Meets on Last Tuesday of every month. For people interested in helping to move Newcastle towards sustainability and resilience. Enquiries: email@example.com and see: www.transitionnewcastle.org.au
Tuesday, November 16, 6.30 pm: Politics in the Pub. At Hamilton Station Hotel, Beaumont St. Topic & Speakers to be advised. Meets on Third Tuesday of every month. Enquiries: Harry Williams, 4967 1889.
Thursday, November 11, 7.00 pm: Lake Macquarie Climate Action meeting. At Lake Macquarie City Council Building, Speers Point. Meets on Second Thursday of every month. Enquiries: Richard Edmonds, 0403 954 081.
Wednesday, November 10, 7.00 pm: Save Our Rail Maitland Meeting. At St Peters Church Hall, East Maitland. Meets on Second Wednesday of every month. Enquiries: Kim Cross, 4933 4868.
Tuesday, November 9, 7.00 – 8.30 pm: Public Meeting: Dr Norman Abjorensen on 'The State of Democracy in Australia'. At Souths Leagues Club, Llewellyn St, Merewether. Dr Abjorensen teaches politics and governance at Aust. National University and is an internationally influential media commentator on Australian Politics. Entry: $5. Organised by The New Institute. Enquiries: Angie, 0422 401 129 or see: http://www.newinstitute.org.au
Tuesday, November 9, 5.30 pm: Save Our Rail Lower Hunter meeting. At Newcastle Leagues Club, 2nd Floor, National Park Street (opp. Spotlight). Note change of date for this month only - usually meets on First Tuesday of every month. Enquiries: Marilyn, 0411 644 742 or: firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, November 5, 5.30 pm: Public Lecture by Dr Richard Denniss on 'Why the economics of climate change is so easy and the politics so hard'. At The Conservatorium of Music, Auckland St, Newcastle. Join Dr Richard Denniss, Executive Director of The Australia Institute, as he outlines why the economic arguments for introducing a carbon price are so compelling, yet to date our political leaders have failed to do so. Organised by the University of Newcastle. Limited seating, RSVP essential, by Monday 1st November to: Sue.Church@newcastle.edu.au or ph 4921 5686
Wednesday, November 3, 6.30 pm: Climate Action Newcastle (CAN) meeting. At Hamilton Public School, Cnr Tudor & Steel Sts, Hamilton, opp. Gregson Park. Meets on First Wednesday of every month. Enquiries: 8588 1260 or email: email@example.com