Wednesday, May 7, 2008

World Environment Day June 5

CAST along with other environmental organisations in Cairns including Cairns Bicycle Users Group (CBUG), Cairns and Far North Environment Centre (CAFNEC) and Austn Conservation Foundation (ACF) organised a bike ride and rally for World Environment Day 2008. The theme was Kick The Car Habit and we put forward demands for better public transport and bikeways.
On Thursday June 5, Cyclists met at 7.15am at Westcourt on Mulgrave Rd and rode to CITY PLACE for Rally, speakers and refreshments from 8am to 8.30am.

Upcoming CAST meetings

Cairns Action for Sustainable Transport (CAST) is a community group which formed this year. Our aim is to encourage community discussion and participation in establishing environmentally sustainable, effective and socially just transport systems for Cairns and its region.
Everyone is encourage to get involved in CAST.
CAST meets every second Tuesday of the month.
7pm at Tramways at the Cape York Hotel, Spence Street, City. Cheap meals are available. For more info phone Jonathan 0431 683 088.