“The Bentley Effect” Film Fundraiser On Saturday 23 Feb + Westernport Festival This Weekend!

Westernport and Peninsula Protection Council (WPPC) are hosting a fundraising screening of the award winning Australian doco film “The Bentley Effect” on Saturday 23 Feb at Rosebud (Peninsula Cinemas) at 6:00pm.

When the coal seam gas industry staked a claim on the Northern Rivers shire in NSW, alarm bells rang out. A critical mass of people from all walks of life organised themselves to rally against the unconventional gas invasion. Despite the enormous public opposition, the gas industry and the State Government were determined to see their gas plan through….

All proceeds to the No AGL Gas campaign. Get your tickets here and please tell your friends!

 

The 50th anniversary of the Westernport Festival in Hastings is on this weekend 22-24 Feb with the annual Hastings Day Parade on Saturday 23 Feb.

Where: High Street, Hastings – between Queen Street and Marine Parade.

Time: 12:15pm to 1:30pm (Hastings Day Parade)

Visit website here.

 

Save Westernport will also be having an info stall at the Womindjeka Balnarring Festival, on Saturday 23 March.

The festival celebrates Indigenous Culture, Sustainability and our own special community. FREE and family friendly, 10am-9pm.