An Evening With Jonathan Balcombe: A Primate's View of Animal Sentience

Join us at the beautiful Abbotsford Convent in Melbourne for canapés, drinks, and an engaging and informative presentation by renowned animal behaviourist and author Jonathan Balcombe.

Animal behavior expert Jonathan Balcombe is a passionate advocate for animals and their living spaces. His best-selling books Pleasurable Kingdom and Second Nature present animals in a new light and presage a revolution in the human-animal relationship. A PhD scientist and vegan, Balcombe’s dynamic message resonates with timely issues that affect everyone, including climate change, biodiversity, and personal health. He has given invited presentations on six continents.

At the event there will be a silent auction of a beautifully framed original watercolour painting of a primate, as well as a raffle - 1st prize: Innoxa cruelty-free cosmetics hamper (valued at over $220), 2nd prize: two bottles of unique 'Ban Primate Experiments' Goodwill Wine, 3rd prize: 'Maurice the Monkey' symbolic adoption pack.

Time: 6 - 8pm

Date: Thursday the 5th of November 2015

Place: Salon Room, Abbotsford Convent, 1-16 St Heliers Street, Abbotsford, VIC 3067

Tickets: $29^

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