Green Heart Fair 2021
With a focus on creating a clean and green Brisbane, the event inspires residents to be come waste warriors with free sustainability workshops and displays and 3,000 free native plants to give away, as well as artisan markets and free kids activities.
The fair will show you ways to create innovative and easy sustainable living around the home and beyond, to help lower your impact on the environment and lower your cost of living with more hands-on activities and demonstrations.
From composting tips to how to keep bees at home, Green Heart Fair will feature more than 120 of Brisbane’s leading experts with innovative environmentally-friendly products and services, as well as a whole day of talks covering a range of sustainable living topics.
Highlights of this year's fair include:
3,000 free native plants for Brisbane residents are being given away on a first-in, first-served basis. Come to the Council marquee and you’ll also get up close with live native animals.
Learn how to create a green home and garden with all day sessions from sustainability experts including Green Living Australia and Bee One Third.
Be inspired to reduce your waste at home as the Waste Zone highlights ways to reduce waste for a more sustainable life. Kids and big kids alike will also be able to get up close with a garbage truck.
Move for Less by test driving electric scooters, check out electric vehicles and learn more about sustainable travel.
Grow your green thumb at Grow Zone by learning how to keep bees at home and get your little ones involved with a hands-on workshop.
Keep the little ones entertained with a free Dirt Girl show and all day kids’ activities. Kids can enjoy craft workshops, nature play and giant games, all for free.
Meet the stars with Channel 7 Queensland’s personalities joining in the fun and try your hand at one of the activities.
Take time to meander the stalls of Brisbane's best emerging and established local artisans, who will be showcasing their finest collections of crafty handmade trinkets and oddments, all 100% locally made.
Enjoy delicious food from Brisbane’s favourite food trucks, with more plant-based and gluten free options to cater for all kinds of foodies.
Meanwhile, there'll be live music to keep the crowds buzzing all day long!
Good to know - The free family day out is an initiative of Brisbane City Council, with attendees encouraged to travel green by bus, bike or walk to Chermside’s 7th Brigade Park, Newman Road, from 9am-3pm.
Need to know - Bring your own reusables and reduce your waste at the fair. This is a COVID Safe Event with measures in place to protect attendees.
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Green Heart Fair
7th Brigade Park
May 30, 2021