New convenors announced for ChangeFest 21.
New National ConvenorsWe have new National Convenors. Collaboration for Impact are joined by National Centre of Indigenous Excellence, Health Justice Australia, the Institute for Human Security and Social Change, La Trobe University and the Northern Territory Coalition for ChangeFest21. Its very exciting to be working with these incredible organisations. CFI enables people to tackle big problems […]
CHANGEFEST ON THE ROAD FIRST EVENT IN MURWILLUMBAH WITH IT TAKES A TOWN
On September 30, 2020 the 2484 Reset Workshop was the first outing for ChangeFest on the Road hosted by It Takes a Town.
Expressions of Interest invited to host ChangeFest22
Would you like the opportunity for your community to lead the agenda for ChangeFest. The ChangeFest team are seeking submissions from communities interested in hosting ChangeFest22. Please see the EOI document here.
We are hiring a First Nations co-director for ChangeFest21 based in the NT
Are you an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander with a passion for social change? We are seeking an NT based Indigenous person as co-director for ChangeFest21. DEADLINE – 6 NOVEMBER 2020 ABOUT CHANGEFEST ChangeFest is a festival of change. Local communities lead this process with a strong emphasis on co-creating, taking direction from and empowering, […]
Local caterers fed the Mount Druitt gathering
One of the principles of ChangeFest is to spend money locally and support local enterprises with aligned values. The food at ChangeFest 19 was carefully selected to showcase local talents and give support to community projects. Here is a bit of information about the organistions who will be providing lunchtime tucker throughout #ChangeFest19 Kallico Catering […]
Bringing your own water bottle was the start of Climate Action at ChangeFest
ChangeFest aims to produce significantly sustainable events. Participants helped us out by bringing a water bottle and coffee keep cup to help us reduce waste. Mount Druitt is a a hot place in the summer and we are already seeing record breaking temperatures. The event was disrupted by smoke from Sydney fires and this has […]
Other tools to help your change process
Collaboration for Impact has developed a tool for change makers called Platform C . This free resource can help you determine where you are up to in the collaborative change cycle with lots of different ways for you to learn and engage.
Lessons from lockdown = Time for change
The evacuation during ChangeFest 19 due to hazardous smoke was at the start of the devastating summer of bush fires. There was a moment at the end of the summer when many people were calling for change including the need to empower Indigenous people to lead land management. Then Covid-19 drove the country into lock […]
So many amazing speakers
We have a fine array of speakers from across the country and across the world. They include” Leading international champion of equity A leader who puts the soul into changemaking through Indigenous Art Ambassadors for sustainable development Gallery Highlights ChangeFest 18 Be the Change you Want to See in the World
Community are gathering in Mount Druitt to host ChangeFest.
After a national call to place-based changemakers around the country, Mount Druitt put up their hand and were successful in being chosen as the local hosts for ChangeFest 19. In 2019, in the heart of Western Sydney, the Mt Druitt communities are looking forward to welcoming you. As the local hosts, they will be bringing […]