An open invitation – Tackling Climate Change: Why You’re More Powerful Than You Think

Professor Trevor Day, Executive Dean, Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment and Bachelor of Environmental Science Course Directors, Dr Kelly Miller (Environmental Management & Sustainability) and Dr Mike Weston (Wildlife & Conservation Biology) invite you to a guest presentation by Ms Anna Rose.

Anna R.
Anna R.

Anna Rose is the National Manager for Earth Hour with WWF-Australia and the Australian Geographic Society’s Conservationist of the Year 2015.

She previously founded the Australian Youth Climate Coalition, a movement of over 120,000 young people, and was recently a finalist in the Australian of the Year awards. She is author of the book Madlands: A Journey to Change the Mind of a Climate Sceptic, editor of the cookbook Planet to Plate (2015) and co-author of the book The Future, By Us.

She is a Director of Solar Citizens, Green Music Australia, The Australian Geographic Society, and the University of Queensland’s Global Change Institute.

DATE: Monday, 11 April 2016
TIME: 6.00 PM – 8.00 PM
VENUE: Burwood Corporate Centre, Level 2, Building BC
Deakin University, Melbourne Burwoodampus, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood Victoria, 3125

RSVP: By Wednesday, 23 March 2016, places are limited!
Refreshments will be provided following the presentation.
For further information email



Enter the campus off Burwood Highway at Entrance 2 and proceed to Car Park 1 or Car Park 5 (please only park in parking positions marked with white lines and signed as being located in General Parking Permit Zones; please do not park in Orange Permit Zones as these are reserved car parks). Parking permits are not required in General Parking Permit Zones after 4.30pm – (see map)

Arrangements for this event were made through Celebrity Speakers.