“Going back to a simpler life based on living by sufficiency rather than excess is not a step backward.”
— Yvon Chouinard
Byron Bay’s first ocean and conservation summit is set to take place at the Byron Theatre on Thursday 4th of April 2019.
Presented by Seabin Foundation in association with Patagonia, SUMMIT TO SEA will be showcasing conservation efforts from all sectors and how inspiration, positivity and innovation can fast track progress in conservation. Living and working in Byron Bay, the ocean is our playground and us salty dogs at New Beach are keen to learn more about how we can make a difference in protecting our environment for generations to come.
The summit will have 16 speakers presenting in a TEDx style format with live music, coffee, dinner and some amazing raffle prizes.
Speakers will include:
Dave Rastovich – Patagonia Australia
Kees Jan Boonen – Booking.com
Sophie Hutch – Wild Ark
Julia Reisser – Minderoo Foundation
Kael Hudson – National Geographic Australia
James Perrin – Stone and Wood
Julian Mitchell – Lifecykel
Mahi Paquette – Seabin Foundation
Natalia Giraldo – NSW EPA
Dan Henry – HP Australia
Rachel Draper – Tomra Collections Australia