National Sustainable Living Festival 2019
8th and 10th of February 2019
Held in the cultural hub of Federation Square and Birrarung Marr, Melbourne.
Moral Fibre is honoured and excited to be invited to participate and show case our sustainable footwear, ethical ideals and vegan philosophy's at this years National Sustainable Living Festival Melbourne 2019.
SLF is an event where change-makers gather to explore, discuss, educate and learn about the biggest impacts to the environment and ways to make these changes now and we are amoungst it!
Australia’s longest running and largest sustainability festival hits the streets in 2019 for its 20th year. This iconic, national platform showcases sustainability leaders and innovators with cutting edge solutions. Moral Fibre will contribute to these innovations by introducing Indosoles - Soles with Soul, thongs and slides literally made out of re-cyclced tyres.
The Festival’s signature Big Weekend event will be staged between the 8th and 10th of February. Held in the cultural hub of Federation Square and Birrarung Marr, the Festival’s Big Weekend showcases the main attractions of the Festival’s calendar. featuring over 100 exhibitors, including vendors showcasing the very best of organic food, beer and wine. Ethically-sourced clothing, sustainable building designs and gardening options will also be on show.
Get amongst the Festival’s Big Weekend Market and absorb yourself in the world of sustainability. Check out the huge array of products and services on offer to help you tread lightly.
This year, the Festival’s program will present solutions and change-makers to engage individuals and communities to spread the sustainability message around Melbourne and beyond.
Avoiding meat and dairy is the single biggest way to reduce your environmental impact on the planet, according to leading agricultural scientists behind the most comprehensive analysis to date of the damage farming does to the planet. From greenhouse gases, to global acidification, eutrophication, land use, and water use, animal agriculture has a smorgasbord of unappetising consequences.
Our diet needs a serious disruption if we are to rapidly curb emissions, and Moral Fibre promote a 100% vegan lifestyle.
Join Thomas King, CEO & Founder of Food Frontier, in discussion with climate activist, Paul Mahony and Mark Doneddu from Veg Vic on cellular and plant-based meat alternatives and how they can save the world.
With everything we care about now under threat, we must urgently address the climate emergency. Incremental small scale change just won’t make the cut. So, rapid action is now the only viable pathway for our protection. The Festival explores the groundswell of support for a decade of deliberate clean disruption at the scale and speed required.
Be inspired and find out how to take action on the big issues of sustainability. Listen to the Festival’s international and local presenters giving you some of the best insights from around the world.
Over 100 events to challenge your thinking and inspire your actions.
See the Big Weekend Program Highlights. All events are free & non-ticketed unless specified with a ticket price.