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Lisa Blair – Climate Action Now – Presentation Schools Day

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  • Cowra Civic Centre
    104 Darling Street, Cowra NSW 2794, Australia

Lisa Blair will be discussing international solo sailing on her yacht Climate Action Now involving record breaking voyages, and micro plastic research in Antarctica.

Lisa Blair is an Australian solo sailor who holds multiple world records. She is also an advocate for climate change, which she promotes through her Climate Action Now project. Lisa has written a book, Facing Fear, about her first attempt at circumnavigating Antarctica solo on her yacht Climate Action Now.

On May 25th 2022, Lisa Blair became the fastest person in the world to sail solo, non-stop and unassisted around Antarctica. A challenge that only two others have undertaken taking 10 days off the original record.

Lisa Blair schools presentation is supported by the Cowra Natural Resource Management Advisory Committee, CLEAN Cowra, Orange Cowra Cabonne Science Hub, The Corridor Project. This Inspiring Australia NSW initiative is supported by the Australian Government as part of National Science Week