This is the website of the Laudato Si circle of South Belconnen's Catholic parish that was established in 2019-2020. South Belconnen is in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT).
A copy of the papal encyclical Laudato Si On Care for Our Common Home is available by hyperlink above. There is an excellent presentation summarising its key teachings at Jacqui Remond's webinar video below. Jacqui is an ecological educator and international consultant in the area based in Sydney, Australia. Interested readers are encouraged to view this video.
Some details on the work of the Laudato Si circle is summarised in the PDF flyer below. The flyer also has contact details for the circle. Also some discussion in the Practice webinar video below as at June 2020 may be of interest.
An article on the parish Footprint project in August 2020 is at https://www.catholicvoice.org.au/pope-francis-saves-belconnen-parish-money/ .
A current project related to installing residential solar power may also be of interest - see Switching on Sunshine below.
Details of events of interest and links to related sites are also contained in the following pages.
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Also an ecumenical dialogue is being initiated for the 2020 Season of Creation (Sep - Dec 2020) to look each fortnight at aspects of Laudato Si. Those interested in participating or to find out more are welcome to contact BelconnenSouth@cg.org.au . See also our Ecumenical Dialogue page.
South Belconnen Laudato Si Circle .... see PDF below for explanation