Climate Connections at 17 Tory Street

Oil Free Wellington hosted the first of its public forums on climate justice and intersections with other movements on Tuesday night with a panel on Climate and Work. Speakers Helyeni Pratley (Unite Union), Joe Fleetwood (Maritime Union), Ed Miller (First Union) and Tim Jones (Coal Action Network [CANA]) spoke on a huge range of issues … Continue reading

Luka Lesson poetry workshop

Along with their regular, first Wednesday of the month event at Meow, Poetry in Motion Wellington regularly host and sponsor events featuring both local and visiting poets, especially performance poets. Luka Lesson, the 2011 Australian poetry slam champion was in Wellington for one day. A full-time poet, he was reaching the end of a 5-week … Continue reading