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The Hemp, Health & Innovation Expo Sydney 2017 is taking place at the award winning Rose Hill Gardens, Exhibition Centre. Held over 2 days, May 27th and 28th 2017, this event will have something for everyone. Come and look, feel, taste, and experience the excitement of a large number of exhibitors, showcasing everything from Hemp fibres, clothing, bedding, beauty and health products, medicinal hemp products, building materials, hydroponic equipment and supplies for industry and home hobbyists alike, innovative products and so much more. Gain valuable information and awareness of the amazing benefits the Hemp plant has to offer now and into the future. Learn how to grow your own produce, even where space is limited, fresh and free of chemicals. Discover new and innovative products.
Saturday 27 May – 9.00am – 6.00pm
Sunday 28 May – 9.30am – 3.30pm
Speakers include Dr Deb Waldron on healing with medical cannabis, lawyer Steve Bolt on legal advice, Radic Al on making the medicine, Zane Archer on healing with nutrition and therapy as well as cannabis, Andrew Kavasilas on the latest from the government on regulating supply (don’t hold your breath), Michael Balderstone and Miss Guidance on their recent tour of North American legal cannabis dispensaries, and more to come. Top venue and top food from Phoenix Rising Cafe beside Mulgum creek on the northern edge of the village. Enquiries call the HEMP Embassy 66891842
Canberra 10am Tues 7 February Parliament House
Brisbane 9am Tues 14 February Parliament House
Perth 10am Thurs 16 February Supreme Court Gardens
Sydney 8am Tuesday 21 February at Parliament House
Melbourne 9am Tues 21 February Parliament of Victoria
Adelaide 11am Saturday 4 March at River Torrens
Please check Gail Hester’s list of events on facebook for changes and further information on each Enough is Enough Rally. They have been organised following the January raid on Jenny Hallam in SA and give protestors an opportunity to express their feelings about prohibition and show support for compassionate healers like Jenny who have been raided and their supplies of medicine confiscated. [Read More . . .]
When: Friday 17th February
10 am to 4pm.
Where: Cecil St Nimbin
Why: To educate and promote Industrial, Medical and Food products grown from HEMP and other useful plants. If it’s mined and made from Fossil Fuels it can be grown by Farmers and made from HEMP!
For further information contact Wadzy
Ph: 0407 895 569. E: email@example.com
Saturday January 21st 2017
11am – 4.20pm in the Nimbin Town Hall.
The Medican workshops are proudly hosted by the Nimbin HEMP Embassy. Entry by donation. FREE to those who can’t afford it.
Cannabis users in Nimbin plan on protesting the harassment their village is experiencing. Starting on the first day of the year, this Sunday, New Years day . . . [Read More]
Protest outside Lismore Court house from 9 am Tuesday December 6th to support those caught up in the net of “Operation Cuppa” which has impacted seriously on our tiny village with over thirty people busted so far.
OBAMA APPRECIATION MISSION from Nimbin to Canberra for December 1st joint session outside Parliament House. Nimbin’s HEMP Embassy is taking its infamous Obama banner and giant inflatable joint to Canberra for one more trip on what it’s calling an Obama Appreciation Mission . . . Read More.
The Mob [MardiGrass Organizing Body] Annual General Meeting at the HEMP Embassy, 51 Cullen Street Nimbin, 5pm Friday December 2nd 2016
Hemp, Health & Innovation Expo & Symposium 2017 The Hemp, Health & Innovation Expo Sydney 2017 is taking place at the award winning Rose Hill Gardens, Exhibition Centre. Held over 2 days, May 27th and 28th 2017, this event will have something for everyone. Come and look, feel, taste, and experience the excitement of a […]
There’s a ‘buzz’ in Nimbin as MardiGrass turns 25 [The Northern Star] Nimbin had a “buzz” as an estimated 10,000 people poured into the town for the annual MardiGrass which sees tourists and locals alike protest for drug law reform. Hemp Embassy president Michael Balderstone said the Saturday had seen a huge crowd but there […]
NIMBIN’S 25TH MARDIGRASS MAY 5, 6, 7 2017 The tiny one pub village of Nimbin is gearing up for it’s 25th annual MardiGrass on the May 5, 6, 7 weekend. Australia’s biggest gathering of Cannabis users protesting for the re-legalisation of their herbal medicine is expected to be especially passionate this year. “Australia’s Cannabis users […]
Nimbin ‘fires up’ over MardiGrass [Lismore Echo] After 25 years Nimbin is ‘fired up’ for its next MardiGrass on May 5-7, which will be themed Overgrow the Government. Hemp Embassy president Michael Balderstone said the town was “confused and frustrated” after watching a selection of the town’s youth rounded up and banned from the town […]
Nimbin MardiGrass 5-7 May 2017 [Hemp Embassy] The Nimbin MardiGrass is an annual rally & celebration in the tiny village of Nimbin in northern NSW, Australia. Beginning in 1993, MardiGrass is held to protest the drug laws, educate people on the various uses of cannabis (medicinal, industrial, recreational & spiritual) and to celebrate the culture that has […]
Nimbin Hemp Embassy Medican Workshop Easter Saturday 15 April [Hemp Embassy] Nimbin’s HEMP Embassy is holding another of their popular MEDICAN Workshops on Easter Saturday which includes a talk this time on a recent tour of North American Cannabis dispensaries. “We were given tickets to fly to Vancouver to judge a Cannabis Cup and used […]
Rich Lister Barry Lambert may run for Senate to push for cannabis legalisation [Financial Review] Millionaire investor and philanthropist Barry Lambert plans to step away from all of his business commitments and may make a run for the Senate, as he ramps up his fight for the legalisation of medicinal cannabis in Australia. “A life […]
Cannabis legalisation sees support, opposition alike [International Business Times] Legalisation of cannabis remains an issue of debate among Australian politicians. Canada, on the other hand, announced that it will be introducing a legislature to legalise recreational marijuana by 2018. Canada’s move received opposition from Liberal senator Eric Abetz, who referred to the drug as a […]
Low THC hemp seed gains approved food status [Queensland Country Life] LOW-THC hemp seed products have been approved as a food by Food Standards Australia and New Zealand (FSANZ). Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has prepared and assessed a proposal to develop a food regulatory measure to permit the sale of food derived from […]
NSW Labor push for medical cannabis decriminalisation [The Australian] NSW Labor will push for the decriminalisation of cannabis for medical purposes in a move Opposition Leader Luke Foley says will return dignity to the terminally ill. The push, which would decriminalise the possession of up to 15 grams for treatment of chronic and serious medical […]