Sus­tain­able Septem­ber at South Melbourne Mar­ket

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Head to South Melbourne Mar­ket for the month-long Sus­tain­able Septem­ber fes­ti­val. It will show­case the wide ar­ray of sus­tain­abil­ity prac­tices at the Mar­ket and in­clude kids’ ac­tiv­i­ties, work­shops, tours, a Sus­tain­abil­ity Cir­cuit and a spe­cial Turn­ing Trash to Trea­sure ex­hi­bi­tion. Try your hand at fer­ment­ing or take a class with Leftover Lovers and learn to use what you’ve got on hand to make de­li­cious meals. The kids can learn to up­cy­cle us­ing old denim to make bags, or join in sus­tain­able story time. The Sus­tain­abil­ity Cir­cuit will take you on a jour­ney through the Mar­ket and show you how to shop more sus­tain­ably and dis­cover the Mar­ket traders, such as Frankie’s Story, who are lead­ing the way by stock­ing only eth­i­cally or en­vi­ron­men­tally sound fash­ion la­bels. Wed 8am–4pm, Fri 8am–5pm, Sat–sun 8am–4pm. Corner of Coven­try and Ce­cil Streets, South Melbourne. south­mel­bourne­mar­ket.com.au

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