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Sunday 8 March 2020
Hydrogen and how to reduce Greenhouse Gas emissions  
Sustainability consultant Wolfgang Spranz will tell us how hydrogen fuel can help Australia reduce greenhouse gas emissions, boost the economy and employment; and open up export opportunities. From 2.30 pm upstairs. From 1.15 pm all welcome for refreshments downstairs; look for Citizens' Climate Lobby T-shirts.
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Time: 2:30pm-4:30pm Mar 08 Cost: Free
Venue: Board Room, RSL, 23 Letitia St, Oatley
Submitted by: Sustainable Population Australia au.citizensclimatelobby.org
Enquiries: 0467004892   george_carrard@yahoo.com.au
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Saturday 14 March 2020
Talks with artist Jonathan Jones and special guests  
In this special talk series, Sydney-based Wiradjuri/Kamilaroi artist Jonathan Jones responds to his site-specific art installation "untitled (maraong manaouwi)" at Hyde Park Barracks, part of the museum's reopening program. Join Jonathan as he discusses themes and issues raised by the artwork with leading Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. 21 February to 14 March.
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Time: 1:00pm-2:00pm Mar 14 Cost: Free
Venue: Hyde Park Barracks, Queens Square, Macquarie Street, Sydney
Submitted by: Sydney Living Museums sydneylivingmuseums.com.au/event..
Enquiries: 0282392211
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Iconic Australian Inventions  
Many Australian innovations and inventions now being used in our daily lives are taken for granted. Hear from chemist Ian Thompson about some of these iconic Australian discoveries and inventions from the 19th century colonial era through to our present time, many coinciding with the country’s post-war housing boom.
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Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm Mar 14 Cost: $3 members $8 visitors including refreshmentsi
Venue: Mitchell Theatre, Sydney Mechanics School of Arts, Level 1, 280 Pitt Street,, Sydney
Submitted by: City of Sydney Historical Association Inc. www.sydneyhistorical.org.au
Enquiries: (02) 0448891981
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Sunday 15 March 2020
Talks with artist Jonathan Jones and special guests  
In this special talk series, Sydney-based Wiradjuri/Kamilaroi artist Jonathan Jones responds to his site-specific art installation "untitled (maraong manaouwi)" at Hyde Park Barracks, for the museum's reopening. Jonathan discusses themes and issues raised by the artwork with leading Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. Various dates, 1pm–2pm, Fri 21 Feb to Sun 15 March.
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Time: 1:00pm-2:00pm Mar 15 Cost: Free
Venue: Hyde Park Barracks, Queens Square, Macquarie Street, Sydney
Submitted by: Sydney Living Museums sydneylivingmuseums.com.au/event..
Enquiries: 0282392211
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Saturday 21 March 2020
NSW Chinese Women's Relief Fund (1937-1941)  
Peter Hack discusses the significant story of Chinese-Australian women responding to the invasion of China by Japan in 1937; and how these women formed a charity and raised the funds to send shipments of medical supplies, food, clothing, even sewing machines to China to assist in the war effort.
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Time: 2:30pm-3:30pm Mar 21 Cost: S10 all comers including light refreshments
Venue: Mitchell Theatre Level 1, Sydney Mechanics School of Arts, 280 Pitt St, Sydney CBD
Submitted by: Chinese Australian Historical Sociey Inc chineseaustralianhistory.org
Enquiries: 0417 655 233  Bookings: lowekelley@bigpond.com
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Monday 23 March 2020
Eat like the animals  
David Raubenheimer and Stephen Simpson, researchers from the Charles Perkins Centre, have tracked how appetites are fed and regulated. From labs to jungles, and finally to our modern processed food system, join us as Raubenheimer and Simpson offer practical steps for optimal health and living.
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Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm Mar 23 Cost: Free, registration essential
Venue: CPC auditorium, Charles Perkins Centre, The University of Sydney, Camperdown
Submitted by: The University of Sydney sydney.edu.au/engage/events-spon..
Enquiries: (02) 9351 2943   sydney.ideas@sydney.edu.au
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Tuesday 24 March 2020
How Randwick Council Addresses Waste, Water and Energy in a Warming World  
Peter Maganov, Sustainability Manager Randwick Council, will describe the latest global state of the environment and how Council deals with of waste, water and energy in a warming world. Talk 7pm at SMSA. From 6pm all welcome at Cellini's (opp Hobbyco Lvl-2 QueenVictoriaBlg) look for Citizens' Climate Lobby T-shirts.
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Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm Mar 24 Cost: donations accepted
Venue: Lvl 3, Norman Selfe Room, SMSA, 280 Pitt St, Between Bathurst St and Park St, Sydney
Submitted by: Sustainable Population Australia au.citizensclimatelobby.org
Enquiries: 0467004892   george_carrard@yahoo.com.au
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Tuesday 7 April 2020
Shark Behaviour  
The reality of shark behaviour is very different to its portrayal in the media and by politicians. In a talk given by Prof Culum Brown from Macquarie University the real risks will be explained.
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Time: 7:30pm-8:30pm Apr 07 Cost: Free
Venue: St Andrews Uniting Church, Corner Vernon and Chisholm Sts, South Turramurra
Submitted by: STEP Inc www.step.org.au
Enquiries: (02) 94898256   jillpgreen@gmail.com
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Sunday 12 April 2020
The Science and the Challenges of Geoengineering  
Professor Box will discuss environmental manipulation to counteract anthropogenic climate change. He will highlight one method, which is to inject aerosols into the stratosphere to increase the amount of reflected sunlight. Talk starts at 2.30. At 1.15 all welcome to share lunch downstairs. Look for Citizens' Climate Lobby T-shirts.
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Time: 2:30pm-4:30pm Apr 12 Cost: Free
Venue: Board Room, RSL, 23 Letitia St, Oatley
Submitted by: Sustainable Population Australia au.citizensclimatelobby.org
Enquiries: 0467004892   george@ccl.org.au
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Tuesday 28 April 2020
Hydrogen and how to reduce Greenhouse Gas emissions  
Sustainability consultant Wolfgang Spranz will tell us how hydrogen fuel can help Australia reduce greenhouse gas emissions, boost the economy and employment; and open up export opportunities. Start 7pm. From 6 pm, all welcome for refreshments at Cellini's, opp Hobbyco, Lvl-2 QueenVictoriaBlg - look for Citizens' Climate Lobby T-shirts.
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Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm Apr 28 Cost: donations accepted
Venue: Lvl 3, Norman Selfe Room, SMSA, 280 Pitt St, Between Bathurst St and Park St, Sydney
Submitted by: Sustainable Population Australia au.citizensclimatelobby.org
Enquiries: 0467004892   george@ccl.org.au
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