Collective Care

Collective Care

Want to explore the intersections between self-care, personal agency and collaborative action – with a dose of art? Facilitated by Kate Davis and Hannan Jones, Collective Care is a public art project that offers relief from the onslaught of headlines, and...
Consciousness Raising

Consciousness Raising

  Groups of women coming together face to face to share their experiences, be truly heard and take action together has always been incredibly powerful. We’re in the midst of a moment around sexual harassment and sexual violence more broadly – a time...
Ideas for Embodied Activism

Ideas for Embodied Activism

Sage Hayes recently presented a workshop on Embodied Activism hosted by Plan to Thrive. It was a powerful session that connected us with our own bodily wisdom and deep resources. Sage provided these notes, a work in progress. Practicing presence is key. Cultivate...
Review: Woodcut footprints

Review: Woodcut footprints

Melbourne activists attended the PTT August Wellbeing Workshop on woodcut printmaking last Sunday. The workshop was facilitated by UB and took place at Cromwell Studios in Collingwood. Woodcut printmaking technique allows the maker to carve a relief design into a wood...
Fighting for my body

Fighting for my body

Tess Corkish shares her experience living with a chronic health condition. It’s hard enough fighting for a safe climate without having to fight your own body at the same time! I’ve been involved in climate activism since 2009 but I’ve had a longer battle with...
Living as a social change activist

Living as a social change activist

When I stopped eating animals at the start of 1994 I had no idea a simple New Year’s resolution was going to change my life in such a huge way. The act of deciding to stop eating meat made me a social change activist overnight. Decades on I now find myself running one...