Only 4 more days until the world's largest mining company holds its annual meeting in Brisbane...
The world’s largest mining company is coming to Brisbane this THURSDAY– and so are traditional owners and others who don’t want to see the land and human rights destroyed.
BHP Billiton will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Brisbane Convention Centre on Thursday Nov 26.
We need YOU to join us in creative and colourful opposition to this Australian company's mining of uranium at Olympic Dam (Roxby Downs ) in South Australia.... and disregard for human rights, ecosystems, and indigenous peoples from around the globe.
Traditional Owners speak out - against mining on their land!
speakers include: Traditional Owners from South Australia, West Australia, Duban Valez - Trade Union activist from Colombia, Dr. Helen Caldicott, plus more
Date: Weds November 25
Place: TLC Building - 16 Peel Street South Brisbane
Date: Thurs November 26
Time: 9am - 12pm
Place: Outside Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
Cnr Glenelg and Merivale Sts -South Brisbane
street theatre, music, art and more – bring you banners and instruments!
ART - PROP MAKING PROJECT:
Is BHP the impersonation of the thirsty dreamtime frog 'tiddalik'?? we think so!
tiddalik building workshop - tues wed november 24,25 in brisbane (10 am - 5 pm)
with anaheke -(weva deva, fibre artist) and gabi (weaver and activist)
the material will be split bamboo, inner tyre tubes and lykra material.
please let us know asap if you are interested to help with the project. email gabi -firstname.lastname@example.org or call 02-66840331
Company Info: http://www.bhpbilliton.com/bb/home.jsp