Co-design. And sustainable funerals at SLF again!

‘Co-design that Sustainable Funeral!’ Coming up on Thursday 13th February! This event builds on last year’s successful SLF event on Funeral Options. great opportunity to nut out what sustainable might mean in this context. You’ve spent your life...

Making a will. It’s not just about stuff.

I learned that only 2 out of 5 Australians have a will. It was in the morning paper. In the same paper there was an article highlighting that more and more people under 35 are purchasing property. I wondered if they would get organised to do a will. No one wants...

Death Cafe Melbourne, Facebook page

At Kinfolk on August 8th, people were looking for a central resource for events and information. You can now find a Facebook page for Death Cafe Melbourne. Also here’s the quote some of you asked for about our relationship with the earth, life and death, All in...

Warm, low key death cafe at Kinfolk

I asked people what they’d say to others interested in coming to a Death Cafe and there were encouraging responses: Go for it! What have you got to lose? It’s a very loose collection of people with an openness and interest in exploring ideas around all...
Death Cafe Melbourne @ Kinfolk

Death Cafe Melbourne @ Kinfolk

Death Cafe is a lively social movement. Cafes springing up like mushrooms in London, San Francisco and New York City. Their popularity reflects a broad interest in bringing death out from the shadows and talking about it in the warmth of well-supported public...