Melbourne: The world's most death-able city
Melbourne Knowledge Week at Meat Market
Discover the meaning of a ‘good death’ and co-design the city’s deathly future in this interactive workshop with digital design firm Portable. Get down with the ghouls, ghosts, rituals and experiences of death - and create the ideal space and place for healthy dying. Explore how we might improve Melbourne's death-ability score and become renowned as the perfect place for a gentle departure.
Wheelchair accessible, Auslan interpretation on request
Date: Saturday 25 May, 2pm - 4pm
Carbon neutral contribution
Melbourne Knowledge Week is committed to reducing its impact on the environment and will be certified carbon neutral for 2019.
This means we will measure the festival’s carbon emissions and implement actions to reduce them. Then we will purchase offsets on your behalf to cover the remaining emissions and achieve carbon neutrality.
Your contribution will go towards a range of offset projects including a reforestation project in NSW and a project which enables Aboriginal communities to reduce emissions through improved land management practices in the Kimberley.
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