The early bird catches discounted tickets to the 2018 Urban Agriculture Forum. Facilitated by Sustain: The Australian Food Network, the second Urban Agriculture Forum (UAF) will build on the success of the inaugural event in 2016, and will emphasise the role urban agriculture can play in creating more liveable cities and homes. The 2018 Forum will delve into the theme of ‘From Resilience to Liveability’, and how urban agriculture assist in building connected and flourishing communities.


Keynote speakers include
  • Dr Lenore Newman, Canada Research Chair in Food Security and the Environment (University of the Fraser Valley, British Columbia)
  • Ben Shewry, founder of the world-renowned Attica restaurant
  • Bruce Pascoe (Dark Emu), award-winning Bunurong writer
  • David Holmgren, co-originator of permaculture an author of the soon to be released Retrosuburbia
  • Costa Georgiadis, SBS Gardening Australia host


Event information

When: 23- 24 February 2018

Where: William Angliss Institute, 555 La Trobe Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000

Tickets: Early bird prices are available until 8 December