RONA18 Events

In October 2018, the Australian Earth Laws Alliance (AELA) is hosting Rights of Nature Australia 2018 (RONA18), a week of events that explore and promote the rights of nature to exist, thrive and evolve. See the RONA18 poster for the list of events happening in Brisbane as part of RONA18.

During the month of October, RONA18 Regional Arts Events will also be held around Australia.
See for more details.

Everyone’s invited to join us!

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Event List and Booking Links

  • Tuesday 23 OctoberPublic Lecture: When Rivers and Forests Have Legal Rights
    Museum of Brisbane. See Page 2 of the RONA18 Program for details.
    Book your place
  • Wednesday 24 OctoberCommunity Earth Rights Workshop
    Griffith Ecocentre, Griffith University. See Page 3 of the RONA18 Program for details.
    Book your place
  • Wednesday 24 October – Evening event: Australian Launch of ELGA, the International Ecological Law and Governance Association
    Spring Hill Reservoirs, Brisbane. This evening event is also the Welcome Reception for AELA’s International Symposium (see below). See Page 4 of the RONA18 Program for details.
    Book your place
  • Thursday 25 + Friday 26 October2 Day International Symposium
    Exploring our legal relationship with the living world: Caring for Country, Rights of Nature and Legal Personhood for Nature

    Griffith Ecocentre, Brisbane. See Pages 5-7 for the program.
    Book your place
  • Saturday 27 OctoberPeoples Tribunal for the Rights of Nature
    Banco Court, Brisbane. See Page 8 of the Program for more details and visit the dedicated website for the Peoples Tribunal.
    Book your place
  • Tuesday 23 – Sunday 28 October – RONA18 National Arts Exhibition
    Spring Hill Terrace, Brisbane. See Page 9 of the RONA18 Program for details.