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Outside the Square – Ramp Up Resilience

April 27, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm



A gathering to connect, share ideas and get inspired about:
Building resilience in our communities, and
How each and every one of us can play a part in this

What does resilience mean to you ?

Join us for a cuppa, on: Thursday 27 April
At: The Engine Room, 58 View St, Bendigo
From : 6.30pm to 9.30pm


A gathering for community groups, clubs, individuals, businesses, authorities and not-for-profits, to connect, share ideas and get inspired about building resilience in our communities, and how we can all play a part in this.

The evening will be hosted by Philanthropist Keith Sutherland and will include local speakers and interactive discussion.

Speakers will cover a variety of angles exploring the theme resilience, showcasing local initiatives and great people doing great things.  Interactive discussion will encourage new ideas, connections and collaborative solutions.

Speakers include: Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal, City of Greater Bendigo and a number of local community initiatives. Addressing themes such as: strengthening social connections, including others, engaging those prone to isolation, being prepared for emergencies, building resilience.

For a bit more background reading and context, read our latest blog: What !? & Why RESILIENCE?


Resilience means something different to everyone. We’ve been asking people in the lead up to the event what they reckon…. what does resilience mean to them. Join the conversation and tell us what you reckon too, we’d love to hear from you!

This initiative is part of Greater Bendigo’s Curriculum for Change: a series of discussions and events throughout 2017, underlining how each and everyone of us can play a part in creating the future we want. Sign up to our e-news to stay in the loop, receive updates and direct event invitations !


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April 27, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Engine Room
58 View Street
Bendigo, Vic 3550 Australia
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5434 6100
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Make a Change Australia
0483 104 361
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