Walk for Solar on 30 September

Want to Walk for Solar in your own town?

There are 20 SOLARdarity walks happening around the country on Sunday, September 30.

Click on the event on the map to find the one that's closest to you.

Sign up by joining their facebook event or by contacting the organiser.

Can't make it to a walk? Sign the petition.

View SOLARdarity walks Sept 30th 2012 in a larger map

Or, details at a glance below, with Facebook event links for those that have them. Contact details on the map, above.

New South Wales

  • Newtown-Marrickville  10am, Enmore Park
  • Balmain-Rozelle.  9am, Rozelle Neighbourhood Centre, 665 Darling Street, Rozelle
  • Seven Hills-Quaker Hill   9.30am, Michelle Rowland's office, 230 Prospect Hwy, Seven Hills
  • Newcastle    12pm, Teralba Train Station
  • Byron Bay. 11am, Car park ‘the pass’ beach, Brook Drive, Cape Byron
  • Blue Mountains. 12pm, Wentworth Falls picnic area (in national park at end of Falls Rd)
  • Cooma. 12pm, Snowy Hydro Information Centre
  • Mount Kosciuszko, Monday, on top of the mountain (alright, it's more a ski than a walk...)


  • Melbourne    12pm, CERES, Cnr Roberts Street and Stewart Street, Brunswick
  • Ballarat    12pm, Catherine King's office,5 Lydiard St Nth, Ballarat
  • Castlemaine. 2.30pm, Burke and Wills Monument, cnr Verlin St and Mostyn St, Castlemaine
  • Bendigo11.30am, Senator Bridget McKenzie's office, 188-190 High Street, Bendigo
  • Latrobe Valley. 1pm, Victory Park near Rotunda, Princes Hwy Traralgon


  • Brisbane  1pm, Oxenham Park, next to Nundah train station
  • Cairns. 4pm, Cairns Esplanade opposite the Cairns Base Hospital.
  • Townsville  9.15am, Victoria Bridge forecourt, Ogden St, Townsville
  • Maleny. 10.30am, Tesch Park, Maleny


  • Canberra   10am, Garema Place, Civic

Western Australia

  • Perth   11.45am, Alf Curlewis Gardens, Perth (opposite Esplanade train station)
  • Broome. 8.30am, Broome Web Cam, front of Zanders Restaurant, Broome.

Northern Territory

  • Darwin - details tba

Other enquiries, call Andrew 0421 379 646.


Or, support big solar online

Even if you can't make it to one of the walks you can still show your support for big solar by taking this simple online action.


Resources for walk organisers can now be found here.