Murray Darling Basin – 2 tours and a forum

The Uniting Church has a vision to be a transforming presence for the reconciliation and renewal of Creation in the Murray Darling Basin.murray_darling_forum

Over the next couple of months Canberra Region Presbytery, in association with Riverina Presbytery and the Synod Murray Darling Basin (MDB) Group, are going to give special emphasis to the future of the Murray Darling Basin.

1. Two bus tours to experience and explore the Basin are being offered.

    • 1-5 Sep: St Margaret’s Uniting Church Travel Club are organising a relaxed and comfortable tour of five days (download brochure here and download registration form here) Register by 31 July.
    • 31 Aug-7 Sep: A more active eight days mini-bus tour is also being offered (download brochure here) Registrations are not open yet but will be opening soon – online at https://ucansw.goregister.com.au/mdbtours2014

2. To set the scene, Presbytery is also hosting a Forum on the Murray Darling Basin 2.00-4.00 pm Saturday 19 July at Canberra City Church (download flyer here).  It will be an interesting and informative afternoon for anyone, not just those contemplating the tours. For info on the forum email Rev Ivan Roberts: minister[at]canberracityuca.org.au.