Weeds or Wild Nature? A forum on weeds with keynote speaker David Holmgren, co-founder of Permaculture When: ************Wednesday 25th May, 7.00 – 9.30pm Where: ***********Macquarie University ‘The Forum’ C5C (map attached) Cost: ***************A gold coin donation Hear David and other distinguished guests talk on this important topic, followed by a Q & A style panel. Perspectives on weeds and their place in nature, biodiversity, animal health, bush regeneration, soil health, and human health will all be presented by the panel, and other invited guests. Be part of this live, interactive and stimulating discussion. Bring an open mind, and contribute to a frank and honest discussion on this often-controversial subject. What are the issues? What are the commonalities? How can we work together to ensure the best outcomes for our communities, and our land? Moderator: Dr Geoffrey Hawker, Associate Professor and Deputy Head of Modern History, Politics and International Relations in the Faculty of Arts at Macquarie University in Sydney. Panel includes: • Mike Barrett - Weeds Society of NSW • Alfred Bernhard - Bushland Manager, Willoughby City Council • Dr Karen Bridgeman - Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sydney • David Holmgren - co-originator of the Permaculture concept • Erica Morris - Gardener, botanist and scientist • Jonathan Sanders - Sydney Weeds Committee No RSVP needed. Just come along! Hosted by Permaculture Sydney North https://permaculturenorth.org.au/ Supported by Macquarie University Department of Modern History, Politics and International Relations.