Bay of Plenty Garden and Art Festival

Bloom in the Bay

Co-Creating a More Beautiful World – Leo Murray

Why Waste

Reconnect with your personal, interpersonal and ecological self through interbeing. Join activist and changemaker Leo Murray in redefining our relationship with mother nature into ‘lover nature’. Sense into a more beautiful world our heart knows is possible, discover the paths and currents to make it come alive.

Why Waste – Leo Murray

With nature as his teacher, Leo’s active role is as a change-maker and thought leader in Aotearoa. That encompasses  behavioural change to alternative architecture, event management to direct action activism, waste minimisation to alternatives to the banking system. Seeking to help create a better design to the current system, Leo now works as a sustainability consultant in Mount Maunganui, NZ.

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