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A Bigger Melbourne is not a better Melbourne - Protectors of Public Lands AGM 28-1-2012 - Kelvin Thomson speaker

The guest speaker at the AGM will be Kelvin Thomson, Federal Member of Parliament for Wills and advocate of sustainable population. He will speak on: "A bigger Melbourne is not a better Melbourne”. All are very welcome to the meeting.

Protectors of Public Lands Victoria Inc (PPL VIC) Annual General Meeting Saturday 28 January 2012 Flemington Community Centre

Here are the arrangements:

Time: 1:45 pm for a 2 pm start

Date: Saturday 28 January 2012

Event: PPL VIC AGM 2011. (It had to be deferred from 2011)

Venue: Flemington Community Centre, Debneys Park, Mt Alexander Road, Flemington.

Transport: Parking is available at the Centre. There is a tram along Mt Alexander Road. (Note, however, that you will have to get off the tram at Stop 22 before the Centre OR at tramstop 25 further up the road beyond the Centre, as there are works in progress on a supertram stop outside the Centre.) There is a nearby train station and cycle trail along the Moonee Ponds Creek which comes out at Mt Alexander Road under the 'Sound Tube" connection with CitiLink. Melways Map Reference: 29 12 A .

Speaker: Kelvin Thomson, Federal Member of Parliament for Wills and advocate of sustainable population. He will speak on: "A bigger Melbourne is not a better Melbourne”. All are very welcome to the meeting.

Topics for Discussion: In addition to the overpopulation crisis, we can discuss of the looming threat of revived State Governmet plans for the East West Link and other sections of the freeway network plus the need to advocate for public transport improvements, in particular railways.

Nomination of PPL VIC Committee: Attached please find a nomination form for the Protectors of Public Lands Victoria Inc. committee positions. Note we are required to circulate the form under incorporation regulations before the meeting. Please return via email or send a hard copy to our post office address (see below)

Please Circulate this notice to members of your group (if you have one) plus anyone interested in the key issues of the day which are to be discussed at the meeting.

Julianne Bell
Secretary
Protectors of Public Lands Victoria Inc.
PO Box 197
Parkville 3052

Mobile: 0408022408

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here is another opportunity in Melbourne
I note that Kelvin Thomson will speak at the Humanist Society this coming Thursday 23rd Feb.
‘The Humanist case for population reform’
7:30 for 8 pm
Meeting Room
Balwyn Library
336 Whitehorse Rd, Balwyn (Melway Map 46 E8)
http://www.victorianhumanist.com/