Press Release. Source: Inner West Council

 

Sunday 27 August 2017 from 11am–3pm
Whites Creek Valley Park, Annandale

The annual footprints ecofestival is back! Check out the great main stage entertainment, free workshops, film screenings and more!

The annual footprints ecofestival includes live entertainment, film screenings, plenty of food stalls, a footprints Craft Beer Garden, clothing swap, and other workshops including Backyard Native Bees, preserving and pickling, Bicycle Maintenance, and an Intro to Solar Power.

Food and drink

There will be heaps of delicious food available in our market area. Plus, footprints ecofestival is introducing the footprints Craft Beer Garden!

Main stage lineup

11:00am–11:05am Welcome to Country
11:05am–11:10am Official Welcome
11:10am–11:30am The Gamarada Boys, Aboriginal dance
12:00pm–12:45pm
Dirt Girl (ABC Television)
12:45pm–1:00pm Meet & Greet Dirt Girl
1:15pm–1:45pm Ciao Magazine Recycled Fashion Parade
2:00pm–2:45pm Maxine Baker
2:45pm–3:00pm Bicycle raffle giveaway

Workshops and demonstrations

Time Workshop Facilitator
11:00am
Drop-off clothes for clothing swap The Clothing Exchange
11:30am Organic Chutneys Eat Me Chutneys
Garden to Table Terry Lennis
Worm Farming & Composting The Waste-free Kitchen
Living without Waste Big Drop Collective
12:00pm Clothing swap opens The Clothing Exchange
Backyard Native Bees Seed.Harvest.Spoon.
Food Fixes The Waste-free Kitchen
12:30pm Preserved Lemons Cornersmith
Garden to Table Terry Lennis
Create a Kokedama Tiny Paradise
Wax Wraps The Waste-free Kitchen
SolaCity board game The Waste-free Kitchen
1:00pm Permaculture in the Food Forest Friends of Whites Creek Valley Park
Backyard Native Bees Seed.Harvest.Spoon.
Living without Waste Big Drop Collective
Sauerkraut Making The Waste-free Kitchen
1:30pm Syrups & Cordials Cornersmith
Garden to Table Terry Lennis
Harvest Worm Castings The Waste-free Kitchen
2:00pm Backyard Native Bees Seed.Harvest.Spoon.
Create a Kokedama Tiny Paradise
Food Fixes The Waste-free Kitchen
SolaCity board game The Waste-free Kitchen
All day Bicycle-Powered Smoothies Bike n Blend
Worm Farm Trailer Sydney Sustainability Centre
Bicycle Maintenance BikeWise
Kids’ Recycled Art Explore & Develop
Recycled Fashion Jacqueline Larcombe
Intro to Solar Power Our Energy Future

Cycle-in Cinema

11:00am–2:30pm     Footprints Film Festival screenings
2:30pm Footprints Film Festival winners announced

 

footprints Clothing Swap

Have a bunch of clothes you don’t wear anymore that are still in great condition? Come along to our footprintsClothing Swap!

The swap is free and we will have tables for adult women’s and men’s clothing and shoes. Registration is required for this event.

More information at: http://www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au/art—events/events-and-festivals/footprints-ecofestival