Previous events

Here are a list of previous events that have been hosted in Castlemaine. All live events will be displayed on the Eventbrite widget in the sidebar on the right.



  • October: Meet the candidates (Castlemaine Ward) – Mount Alexander Shire Council local government election. With Shedshaker Brewing – Jacqueline Brodie-Hanns.
  • October: Candidate survey – Mount Alexander Shire Council local government election. Bryn Davies


  • May: Meet the candidates Bendigo Electorate 2019 Federal Election. Jodi Newcombe. Online engagement via Our Say.




  • November: Digital Democracy, The Potential, The Promises, and The Pitfalls – Adam Meehan
  • October: Rebuilding democracy from the ground up, models for localisation – Geoff Turner
  • August: Education (Is compulsory service the answer to free education? What would this do for youth, culture, diversity, employment and social cohesion?) – Paul O’Connor
  • June D4D LAUNCH – “Four courses of informed conversation to inform your vote for 2 July 2016” – Jodi Newcombe and Bryn Davies