Living Future Expo

Maribyrnong is gearing up to host its first-ever Living Future Expo.

Scheduled to coincide with International Bike Day on June 3 and World Environment Day on June 5, the Living Future Expo will be a demonstration of Sustainability in Action. 

Spanning across two iconic Footscray venues; The Line on Yewers Street and The Footscray Community Arts Centre, visitors can expect to hear from experts who will empower with the latest science, take part in workshops that inspire sustainable practice, and walk away feeling motivated to make immediate changes for better self-sufficiency.

Highlights of the day will include:

Tim Forcey discussing his new book My Efficient Electric Home Handbook

David Spratt from Safe Climate Australia with his eye-opening presentation on the Climate Emergency

Matthew Wright outlining an updated vision for Zero Carbon Australia, our first 100% renewal energy plan.

The Good Car Company with a range of electric vehicles to trial ride

E-Bike test rides thanks to Rilu- E- Bikes and Melbourne Powered

A big selection of recently serviced bikes for sale by local legends the Community Bike Hub

An electric garbage truck demo thanks to Cleanaway

Very Edible Gardens showing us how to identify edible weeds and make the most of their medicinal properties.

Footscray’s own DIY HI FI Solar Sound System

The Riff Raff Radical Marching Band will entertain with their swinging tunes of love and rage

The Indirect Object will run two sessions of their This is Not a Box Workshop

Porta Putts with their mini golf course

    Bike n Blend with free smoothies for the first 400 visitors

    More programming details to come.

    The best time to make a change for climate change is now. Don’t miss this event!