Art After Dark + Hot Reels ~ Burrinja Climate Change Biennale

Sat 11 Feb from 6pm | Burrinja

Join us for an enhanced experience of our current exhibitions, with curated art, music, film and food experiences.


Watch screen-based art and performance works that offer evocative and affecting perspectives on the climate crisis on the lawn at Burrinja. Bring your picnic, enjoy a local sustainability fair and have a go generating power via bicycle for an inspiring summer evening under the stars.

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 ~•~ Event Schedule ~•~

🎢🎧 DJ Hijacq Playing an eclectic mix of soul, funk, house, electronica in the cafe courtyard. Lawyer by day, DJ by night, Dj Hijacq will solicit you to the dancefloor!

🌱πŸ˜₯🀯😡 Closing Party for Top 50 Green Emotions | 6pm - 9pm Experience the Top 50 Green Emotions exhibition in the dark, feel the emotions, let them move you to the music. It will break your heart πŸ’” , make you cry πŸ’§, bring a laughter bubble to the top qο½₯゚feel all the feels.

✊ πŸƒβ™»οΈ Mini Sustainability Fair | 6pm -8pm Visit stalls from local eco groups, explore an electric vehicle, talk sustainabilty with experts.

πŸ‘©πŸ»‍🎨 Award Exhibition Artist Panel | 6.30pm - 7.15pm Join exhibiting artists Poppy Summers, Clare James, Laki Saderis and Sarah Newell as they discuss their work, their arts practice and the urgency of the climate crisis.

πŸ₯³πŸ† Burrinja Climate Change Biennale Award Ceremony | 7.30pm We officially announce the winner of the Burrinja Climate Change Biennale Award and the People's Choice Award. Please note: voting for People's Choice will close just prior to the announcement so make sure you vote for your favourite while you are here.

πŸŽ₯ 🎞️ πŸ”₯ Hot Reels Screening | 8pm Hot Reels brings the climate crisis into focus in an outdoor cinema event in the Park at Burrinja. See works from Hot Reels Filmmakers: Deborah White, Ian Gibbins, Gabrielle Leah New, Adam Sebire, LunaSea Studio, Meiwah Williams, Gus Armstrong, Linda Luke and Martin Fox, Edwina Green, Peachy and Mosig, Autumn Tansey. 

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The Burrinja Climate Change Biennale is delivered in partnership with Yarra Ranges Regional Museum, ngurrak barring/RidgeWalk, Yarra Ranges Council and Your Library.