Transition Beaufort
Transition Beaufort
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Commenced:
01/02/2012
Submitted:
08/02/2012
Last updated:
07/10/2015
Location:
Beaufort, Victoria, AU
Phone:
03 53492612
Climate zone:
Cool Temperate





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Nickolas Mcsweeney
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Transition Beaufort

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Community, Permaculture Local Group Transition Town Permablitz

Project Summary

Transition Beaufort is a peak oil and climate change awareness group for the town of Beaufort and district. The focus will be on building community resilience through re localization of the food system, re cycling, energy reduction, bartering and local currency development.

Project Description

Transition Beaufort aims to raise awareness of the global issues of fossil fuel and resource decline through the screening of popular Permaculture dvds and You tube articles.

Transition Beaufort aims to be an umbrella group to support local resilliance action groups. We will develop inititives such as Locovores, Backyard Matchmakers, Wild harvest, Free cycle, LETS-Local Energy Trading System, CSA-Community Supported Agriculture, Community Gardens and Bulk Buying.

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First Meeting February 14th 2012

For our first meeting we covered an explanation of the Transition Towns concept, had a Q&A session and watched The Story of Stuff.

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