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Green Heart Fair | Chermside | 30 May

30 May @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Green Heart Fair Chermside
Brisbane City Council’s Green Heart Fair is back and will be better than ever!
 
The fair will feature over 120 of Brisbane’s leading sustainability experts ready to share practical tips and tricks to live a more eco-friendly life. You’ll be treated to sustainability displays, expert talks, eco-friendly exhibitors, artisan markets, food trucks and so much more!
 
Join Brisbane’s favourite sustainable living festival at 7th Brigade Park, Newman Road, Chermside on Sunday 30 May.
 
The Green Heart Fair is a FREE, family-friendly, and dog-friendly event. No bookings required.

Main stage

9am Live music: Laura Mulcahy & Friends

10am dirtgirlworld “Compost Rocks” Grubby Bucket stage show

10.30am Live music: The Honey Sliders

11.30am Urban Utilities “Water Warriors” stage show

12pm dirtgirlworld “Compost Rocks” Grubby Bucket stage show

12.30pm Live music: Laura Mulcahy & Friends

1.30pm Urban Utilities “Water Warriors” stage show

2pm Live music: The Honey Sliders

Kids’ Eco Zone

Your little one has plenty of options to stay entertained in the Kids’ Eco Zone.

  • Australia Zoo
  • Brisbane City Council library
  • BrisStyle workshops
  • Putt putt course
  • Giant games
  • Little Green Thumb – colourful minds painting program
  • Make your own macrame plant hanger
  • Make your own garden planter labels
  • Parents room
  • Story book corner
  • Wishart Chester Scout Group barbeque

Waste Zone

The Waste Zone offers an engaging educational experience for both adults and kids. There will be Cleanaway trucks will be on show, and recycling education will include demonstrations and samples that show what happens to recycling material after it leaves the yellow wheelie bins. 

  • Cleanaway waste education
  • Cleanaway rubbish truck
  • Brisbane City Council’s litter and illegal dumping education
  • Brisbane City Council’s Reduce, Reuse, Rethink children’s corner – DIY grass head pets
  • Brisbane City Council’s Reduce, Reuse, Rethink children’s corner – Brian Donaldson from The Worm Man
  • Recycling sorting station
  • Cup cafe
  • Containers for Change
  • OzHarvest
  • PLOYS
  • World’s Biggest Garage Sale

Reduce, Reuse, Rethink Speakers’ Space

Reduce your waste to landfill and grow your own produce with these talks from compost experts.

9.45-10.30am Turn your backyard into an edible garden – Katie Irwin, WasteNotCollective

10.45am dirtgirl and scrapboy meet and greet

11-11.45am Your 101 guide to composting and worm farming – Brian Donaldson, The Worm Man

12-12.45pm Turn your backyard into an edible garden – Katie Irwin, WasteNotCollective

12.45pm dirtgirl and scrapboy meet and greet

1-1.45pm Your 101 guide to composting and worm farming – Brian Donaldson, The Worm Man

2-2.30pm Introduction to composting and worm farming – Clytie Binder, Brisbane City Council

 

Details

Date:
30 May
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/green-heart-fair-tickets-141913476027

Venue

7th Brigade Park
Chermside, Qld Australia + Google Map