The Daily Aus presents

New Energy: A night of conversation between culture leaders and climate experts

3 Dec 2020

Past Event

New Energy is a celebrity Q&A and expert panel designed to break the ice on climate conversations, celebrate the good news about moving to a clean-powered economy, and direct young Aussies towards the most simple, effective and meaningful things they can do to be part of the solution.

Live audience members can expect two 60 minute long discussions between leading scientists, entrepreneurs, economists and politicians, lead by questions from celebrities in music, sport and culture. There will be a special musical guest performing in between panels.


The New Economy - money, power and government in the age of climate change. 
The Hon. Matt Kean MP - NSW Minister for Energy and the Environment
The Hon. Adam Searle MP - NSW Shadow Minister for Energy and the Environment
Richard Denniss - Chief Economist of The Australia Institute
Prof. Penny Sackett -  Chair of the ACT Climate Change Council
Sophia Hamblin Wang - Energy Entrepreneur & Carbon Utilisation Expert
Moderated by Sarah Wilson - Author and Activist 


Culture of Change - how are individuals, communities and organisations innovating to face the climate challenge? 
Amelia Telford - Founder of Seedmob
David Pocock - Former Rugby Union Player 
Holly Rankin (Jack River) - Musician and Activist 
Jess Miller - Councillor, City of Sydney
Kirstin Hunter - Managing Director of Future Super 
Moderated by Alex Dyson - Podcaster and Comedian. 

With additional questions from Turia Pitt, Phoebe Tonkin, Reuben Styles (Peking Duk), Lewis Hobba, Sam Koslowski and more.

Online tickets will be sold in pairs. For single ticket purchases, please contact the Box Office on (02) 9061 5344.

We are a registered COVID-Safe business and we're committed to making your Seymour visit as safe and enjoyable as possible.

To ensure the theatre is a COVID-Safe space, we have a new ticketing process in place.

Due to physical distancing requirements, the theatre will operate at reduced capacity and empty seats will be left between each group.

Find out about our other COVID safety measures here.

Everest Theatre

Thu 3 Dec 6pm

180 minutes (including interval).

All Tickets $44

$6 transaction fee applies

The only authorised ticket seller for this event is Seymour Centre. If you purchase from an unauthorised seller, you risk that your tickets may be fake or invalid.

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