Keynote speaker

Dr Nick Rose

Dr Nick Rose

Dr Nick Rose is the National Coordinator of the Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance and the Project Coordinator of the Victorian Food Systems Network project at the Food Alliance. He is the recipient of a Churchill Fellowship to investigate innovative models of urban agriculture in Argentina and the United States. Amongst other projects Nick was one […]

Costa Georgiadis

Costa Georgiadis Host of ABC's Gardening Australia

Costa Georgiadis is a landscape architect who has an all-consuming passion for plants and people…

Kisten Larson

Kisten Larson Food systems consultant

Kirsten Larsen been working on and in food systems for 5 years …

Peta Christensen

Peta Christensen Food Systems Team Leader, Cultivating Community

As one of the original members of Cultivating Community, Peta is a true pioneer and leader in the Australian urban agriculture movement…

Chris Ennis

Chris Ennis Organic Farm & Fair Food Manager at CERES

Chris manages the CERES Organic Farm and Fair Food, part of a thriving environmental education centre in the heart of Melbourne.

Bonnie and Harry Wykman

Bonnie and Harry Wykman Black Earth Workers' Collective

Bonnie and Harry Wykman (brother and sister team) are founding members of the Black Earth Workers’ Collective

Steve Solomon

Steve Solomon Author of gardening books in Tasmania

Steve Solomon is the author of some of the most treasured gardening books in Tasmania …