CounterAct provides training, capacity building and resources to environmental and social justice campaigners across Australia.

Events

Upcoming:

Contact us for more information. Some of our events are privately booked and don’t feature on the website. Sign up to our occasional e-list if you’d like to be informed.

2017 SCHEDULE

September

  • 3rd – Facilitation training – HOBART
  • 5th – Creative activism workshop – HOBART
  • 30th – Creative nonviolent resistance workshop – MELBOURNE – venue TBC

August

July

May

April

  • WASEN retreat – Nonviolent direct action, action planning & social media

January – March

  • Training and mentoring workshop series, Save Beeliar Wetlands, WA

2016 SCHEDULE

December

  • Sustainability School – Sumatra

November

October

September

  • NVDA training – Thoughtworks

August

June 3-5th – DEFERRED UNTIL OCTOBER – Art and Heart – Creative activism workshop

May

  • Break Free from fossil fuels – workshops in the lead up & over the weekend

April

March

February

JANUARY 2016

December

  • 10th – Centre for Australian Progress
  • 1st – Flood the System – training

November

  • 4th November – This Changes Everything – Co hosted by Quit Coal, Friends of the Earth & CounterAct – SOLD OUT

October

September

  • 21st A special shout out to the government and minerals council for taking all our time this month for the parliamentary inquiry. We dedicate the month of September to Georgie boy Christensen!

August 2015

June 2015

  • All June, The Change Course: second annual advocacy/campaign skills workshop series

May 2015

April 2015

February 2015

January 2015

  • Anti deportation/refugee advocacy direct action training

December 2014

  • Friends of the Earth – NVDA skillshare

October 2014

  • East coast tour – Pacific Climate Warriors, training and preparation. Contact for details.

August 2014

June 2014

May 2014

April 2014

Throughout April – The Change Course

March 2014

  • 28/30th – Act Up 3 – Workshops at Leard forest/Maules Creek convergence, NSW
  • 22/23rd – The Change Course commences (continues through April 2014)
  • 15th – Lock the Gate direct action training, Seaspray community, Gippsland

February 2014

  • 22nd February – Salamcare – Community campaigning
  • 15th February – No Macca’s in Tecoma
  • 9th February – Camp Quoll, NSW

January 2014

  • 26-28th – Leard Forest Alliance, Maules Creek

December 2013

November 2013

  • East West Tunnel – NVDA training
  • Fearless Summer – forest activist training
  • WACA – NVDA training
  • Summer heat – NVDA national training series with 350.org, Australian Youth Climate Coalition, Greenpeace

October 2013

  • Gippsland community training
  • The Wilderness Society – Armidale

Past events:

  • 4th September – One Day Wonder – Facilitation day
  • 25th August – Save Bastion Point
  • 25th July – Melbourne Campaigners Network – A report back from Global Power shift
  • 13/14 July – Powershift – nonviolent direct action training and civil disobedience panel discussion
  • 15th June – The Wilderness Society – nonviolent direct action training
  • 1st June – Gippsland community nonviolent direct action training
  • 25/26th May – Quit Coal weekend skillshare
  • 22/23rd May – Tecoma – nonviolent direct action training
Gippsland folk raring to go after a nonviolent direct action training

Gippsland folk raring to go after a nonviolent direct action training