29th February – 1st March 2020 Paddle for Pedder

Join adventurers, Pedder elders, artists and campaigners at the Pedder Impoundment for the leap year weekend for a series of bushwalks, short walks, story telling and of course the 25km Paddle to the location of the interred Original Lake. More info & bookings via our home page.

Past Events

‘Lake Pedder – journey to restoration’ Exhibition and Auction

Revisit the exhibition online here – Sidespace Gallery 29 Oct – 4 Nov 19

Pedder Pub Talk: Why Pedder, Why Now – Ferntree Tavern 26 September 19

A bustling and inquisitive crowd at the Fern Tree tavern shared in learning the practicalities of restoring Pedder, the campaign history and that of the Hydro. With insights and knowledge from a formidable panel; Bob Brown, Christine Milne, Chris Harries and Dr Anita Wild. The night MC’d by Leanne Minshull. Re-watch the discussion here.

Chuffed Fundraiser – $20,000 raised September 2019

WildMinds ‘Saving the Earth:Next Steps’ – WildIsland, 21 August 19

Restore Pedder Project officer Jessica Robbins join Millie Rooney at Wild Island speaking on progressive collaboration to help shape a sustainable thriving future on earth – watch their inspiring discussion here.

Pozible Crowd Funder – $30,000 Raised March 19

From the Film Night through to mid March the committee ran a highly successful crowdfunder, raising funds (and growing support) enabling the restoration committee to commence engaging with experts (scientific, legal, hydrologists and engineers) in the first steps of compiling the restoration management plan.

Restore Pedder Film Night – State Cinema, 27 February 19

A sold out crowd celebrated the launch of the ‘Restore Pedder’ campaign. Thanks to the support from Patagonia the crowd enjoyed a special screening of ‘Dam Nation‘ followed by Q&A with campaign co-convenors Christine Milne and Todd Dudley, secretary Bob Brown and restoration ecologist Dr Anita Wild.