Festival Program

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DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS THE GREEN POWER FESTIVAL PROGRAM HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO A YET TO BE DETERMINED DATE. SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE.

A REFUND WILL BE ISSUED TO THOSE WHO HAVE PAID FOR TICKETS. PLEASE KEEP AN EYE ON YOUR EMAIL FOR INFORMATION RELATED TO THIS.

IN THE MEANTIME PLEASE JOIN OUR MAILING LIST TO BE SURE YOU ARE NOTIFIED OF THE NEW FESTIVAL DATES. YOU CAN DO THIS BY GOING TO THE BOTTOM OF THE HOME PAGE. 

WE HOPE YOU WILL JOIN US FOR WHAT WILL STILL BE A FABULOUS EVENT! 

 

The Green Power Festival has something for everyone - from children to adults to seniors! 

WEDNESDAY 1 APRIL 2020

10am Grey is the New Green Australian Arid Lands Botanic Gardens Tour
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL. Click here for more info.

6pm Exhibition Opening - Port Augusta Power: Remembering Our Past, Celebrating Our Future Exhibition @ Yarta Purtli Gallery, 6 Beauchamp Lane, Port Augusta
For more details, click here.

6pm Film Screening - The Biggest Little Farm @ Cinema Augusta, 9 Carlton Parade, Port Augusta
For more details, click here.

THURSDAY 2 APRIL 2020

9.30am Port Augusta Secondary School STEM Centre, Sustainability and Shaping the Future Tour
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL. Click here for more info.

10am Grey is the New Green Australian Arid Lands Botanic Gardens Tour
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL. Click here for more info.

FRIDAY 3 APRIL 2020

10am Grey is the New Green Australian Arid Lands Botanic Gardens Tour
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL. Click here for more info.

5.30pm Exhibition Opening - Reinvention @ The Platform Gallery, Port Augusta Railway Station, Port Augusta
For more details, click here.

SATURDAY 4 APRIL 2020

9am-3pm Green Fair @ The Cultural Precinct (Gladstone Square and Port Augusta Cultural Centre - Yarta Purtli). Free entry. This jam-packed day will include:

    • Green Power Expo - a one-stop-shop for reducing your power bills with renewables, discovering what projects are proposed in the region, industry education and training opportunities, the latest in electric vehicles and more!
    • Sustainability Market featuring artists, designers and small businesses who offer eco-friendly and sustainable products and gifts
    • Kids entertainment, activities and interactive science, including:
      • Free Solar Tuk Tuk rides around the block
      • Mechanical Surfboard ride
      • Orbit ride - a Gyroscope – click here to see a video 
      • “Wally the Wizard”- KESAB stage performance about reducing waste
      • “Ice Through the Solar System”- Science show
      • “The Science of Fireworks”- Science show
      • Virtual Reality experiences
      • Giant Inflatable basketball hoop
      • Mobile Junk and Nature Play with Glenn Wagland
      • Face Painting my Amarly
      • Jumpy Castle by Bec’s Jump n’ Party
      • Kinetic Sand Making- by Communities for Children (PAGE Group)
      • Water rockets (2 x sessions)
      • Brainbox electrical circuits
      • Solar and hydrogen powered toys (for playing with and also for sale)
      • Children’s book readings by Communities for Children (PAGE Group)
    • See the amazing display of electric vehicles, including:
      • Northpoint Toyota- Toyota Hybrid Cavalcade – 5 of the latest hybrid vehicles and road train truck on a national tour
      • Tesla Club of South Australia- Bringing 5 x Tesla vehicles
      • CBR Cycle Garage- Electric scooters (possibly electric bikes)
      • ACE- EV- Adelaide manufactured electric van
    • Performances and music all day, featuring musicians from the Port Augusta Music Club, Desert Voices, Gabrielle Ballard, Dusty Feet Mob, Ignite Cheer and Dance and the Combined Schools Choir
    • Art and history exhibitions
    • Guest speakers
    • Delicious food and more! 

To head on over to the Green Fair page, click here.

10.30am Exhibition Opening - SA Power Networks Green Youth Exhibition @ Yarta Purtli Gallery, 6 Beauchamp Lane, Port Augusta
For more details, click here.

6.30pm Twilight Gala @ The Barracks, 6 Beauchamp Lane, Port Augusta
Dance the night away to great live music in one of Port Augusta's favourite venues, The Barracks. Featuring Mr Buzzy and the Big Band Theory, Gabrielle Ballard's band - Abraska, and Andy Killcross. This will be the grand finale event of the Green Power Festival and tickets are available from Eventbrite for just $30. For further info and tickets, click here.