Regen Brisbane / Meeanjin

ABOUT REGEN BRISBANE / MEEANJIN

Regen Brisbane/Meeanjin is a network of individuals and organisations exploring how we can work together to make Brisbane a regenerative city.

Watch the Regen Brisbane/Meeanjin Launch event here.

Please join us in 2022/2023 for a series of online and in-person events, which will enable us to explore how we can work together, to create innovative, Earth-centred and socially just ways for Brisbane/Meeanjin to become a regenerative city.

Please scroll down to see the upcoming events for 2022/2023 and join us when you can!

Regen Brisbane/Meeanjin is proudly hosted by the NENA Brisbane Hub, QUT Design Lab, Australian Earth Laws Alliance, the Greenprints Initiative and Future Dreaming Australia. More organisational partners will be listed soon!

HOW TO CONNECT!


EVENTS

Check out our exciting draft meeting schedule for 2022, or skip down to see information about our past events!

Regen Brisbane 2022

Online Workshop: Planetary Boundaries with Prof Will Steffen

March 29, 2022
Online
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Event Series: GREENPRINTS EXCHANGE WORKSHOP SERIES
Format: 2 hour workshop
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Event Series: GREENPRINTS EXCHANGE WORKSHOP SERIES
Format: 2 hour workshop

With new data showing that novel entities have exceeded critical thresholds, join us as we speak to Prof Will Steffen for a detailed update on the Planetary Boundaries.

Click here to watch the recording

Doughnut Economics

May 2022
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Event Series: Doughnut Economics
Format: 3 hour workshop
Date TBC: Details coming soon!
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Event Series: Doughnut Economics
Format: 3 hour workshop
Date TBC: Details coming soon!

Join us as we continue our discussions exploring the Doughnut. We’ll begin the important task of connecting human socio-economic goals, with deep understanding of Brisbane’s catchments and bioregion.

Brisbane and the 2032 Olympics: Where to from here?

May 2022
Format: 1 hour webinar
Date TBC: Details coming soon!
Format: 1 hour webinar
Date TBC: Details coming soon!

Join us to hear from a range of speakers about the plans for the 2032 Brisbane Olympics and how you can get involved. Details coming soon!

Doughnut Economics: Global Action Lab Update

May 16, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm (AEST)
Online (via Zoom)
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Event Series: Greenprints Exchange Workshop Series
Format: 90-minute webinar
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Event Series: Greenprints Exchange Workshop Series
Format: 90-minute webinar

Please join the Australian Earth Laws Alliance (AELA), the Greenprints initiative, the New Economy Network Australia (NENA) and Regen Brisbane, for a FREE ONLINE WORKSHOP, that will share updates from Read More …

Doughnut Economics

Jun 2022
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Event Series: Doughnut Economics
Format: 3 hour workshop
Date TBC: Details coming soon!
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Event Series: Doughnut Economics
Format: 3 hour workshop
Date TBC: Details coming soon!

Join us as we continue our discussions exploring the Doughnut. We’ll begin the important task of connecting human socio-economic goals, with deep understanding of Brisbane’s catchments and bioregion.

Brisbane’s Energy Infrastructure and Built Environment

Jul 2022
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Format: 3 hour workshop
Date TBC: Details coming soon!
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Format: 3 hour workshop
Date TBC: Details coming soon!

Join us as we begin to explore the fascinating world of Brisbane’s bitumen, concrete, steel and plastics. In this workshop we will begin analysing Brisbane’s energy consumption, infrastructure demands and material flows.

Online workshop: Introduction to Scenario Planning with Dr Kiah Smith

July 14, 2022
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm (AEST)
Online (via Zoom)
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Event Series: GREENPRINTS EXCHANGE WORKSHOP SERIES
Format: 2 hour webinar
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Event Series: GREENPRINTS EXCHANGE WORKSHOP SERIES
Format: 2 hour webinar

Please join the Australian Earth Laws Alliance (AELA) and the Greenprints initiative, for a FREE IN-PERSON AND ONLINE WORKSHOP, that will provide an important opportunity to hear updates about scenario Read More …

Systems change and scenario planning

Aug 2022
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Date TBC: Details coming soon!
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Date TBC: Details coming soon!

Join us for an exciting event that will show case a range of techniques for building alternative scenarios for Brisbane’s future. We’ll use the work carried out so far by Regen Brisbane, to start creating different scenarios.

more events for 2022 will be uploaded soon


Regen Brisbane 2023

Brisbane’s built environment & the 2032 Olympics

Mar 2023
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Format: 2 day symposium
Date TBC: Details coming soon!
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Format: 2 day symposium
Date TBC: Details coming soon!

A special 2 day symposium show casing how Brisbane can transform its built environment to ‘live within the Doughnut’ and fit within our ecological limits more appropriately.


Past Events

Doughnut Economics: Global Action Lab Update

May 16, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm (AEST)
Online (via Zoom)
Doughnut_economic_model-small.jpg
Event Series: Greenprints Exchange Workshop Series
Format: 90-minute webinar
Doughnut_economic_model-small.jpg
Event Series: Greenprints Exchange Workshop Series
Format: 90-minute webinar

Please join the Australian Earth Laws Alliance (AELA), the Greenprints initiative, the New Economy Network Australia (NENA) and Regen Brisbane, for a FREE ONLINE WORKSHOP, that will share updates from Read More …

Doughnut Economics

May 2022
Doughnut-SIMPLIFIED-210523-icon.png
Event Series: Doughnut Economics
Format: 3 hour workshop
Date TBC: Details coming soon!
Doughnut-SIMPLIFIED-210523-icon.png
Event Series: Doughnut Economics
Format: 3 hour workshop
Date TBC: Details coming soon!

Join us as we continue our discussions exploring the Doughnut. We’ll begin the important task of connecting human socio-economic goals, with deep understanding of Brisbane’s catchments and bioregion.

Brisbane and the 2032 Olympics: Where to from here?

May 2022
Format: 1 hour webinar
Date TBC: Details coming soon!
Format: 1 hour webinar
Date TBC: Details coming soon!

Join us to hear from a range of speakers about the plans for the 2032 Brisbane Olympics and how you can get involved. Details coming soon!

Online Workshop: Planetary Boundaries with Prof Will Steffen

March 29, 2022
Online
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Event Series: GREENPRINTS EXCHANGE WORKSHOP SERIES
Format: 2 hour workshop
planetary-boundaries-asia-pacific-220303-01.png
Event Series: GREENPRINTS EXCHANGE WORKSHOP SERIES
Format: 2 hour workshop

With new data showing that novel entities have exceeded critical thresholds, join us as we speak to Prof Will Steffen for a detailed update on the Planetary Boundaries.

Click here to watch the recording

Showcasing Regen Brisbane and our beautiful bioregion

November 4, 2021
10:00 am - 3:00 pm (AEST)
Online (via Zoom)

Regen Brisbane held a “side event” during the 2021 New Economy Network Australia (NENA) Annual Conference. Watch the recording of the event where we show off the amazing work of Regen Brisbane, and the beautiful bioregion we live in.

Doughnut Economics – can Brisbane live within the doughnut?

October 21, 2021
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm (AEST)
Online (via Zoom)

Let’s get into the sweet stuff! This online workshop will introduce the process for helping Brisbane use the Doughnut Economic framework to live within its limits. Brisbane’s first ‘Doughnut workshop’ will focus on energy and climate change.

Mapping our Regen journey for the coming 18 months

September 9, 2021
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm (AEST)
Online (via Zoom)

Building on the success of our awesome launch event, the goal of this online meeting is to help us map out our next steps together.

A fabulous event was held in person (60 people) and online (40 people) which set the scene for the Regen Brisbane ‘Community Think Tank’ process, based on the Greenprints approach.

Watch the recording of the Greenprints Launch Event page here.