Exploring local food security, sustainability and the growing of food in Western Sydney.
ARTIST TALKS, DEMONSTRATIONS, FORUM AND COMMUNITY PICNIC
Enjoy a picnic of local food, explore works by local artists and join in a forum facilitated by celebrity gardener Costa Georgiadis, exploring the potential of food sustainability in your backyard
31 August 2019
12 - 4pm
Bankstown Art Centre
ON THE DAY
Noon - 1pm
Picnic - including plant giveaways, composting, worm farms, native bees and more!
Artist talk - My Le Thi, James Nguyen, Machiko Motoi and Tam Nguyen (Art Gallery)
Forum - join Costa Georgiadis with speakers including
Kristin Gabriel (Resilient Sydney), Liz Millen (South Western Sydney Local Health District), Amelia Berner (OzHarvest) and Jennifer Newman (UTS).
The panel will explore sustainable food choices and what actions we can take to produce food locally and secure the future of Sydney's food bowl.
12 August - 13 September 2019
Bankstown Arts Centre
+ Machiko Motoi
+ James Nguyen
+ Tam Nguyen
+ My Le Thi