On Wednesday 6th May Melbourne Sustainability Drinks hands over the Mic to you, our passionate changemaker community in our very first Pitch It event.

We open up the floor at Slate Bar to hear from anyone that is doing something exciting in the Melbourne Environmental and Sustainability Community.

Pitch It to us.

If you have an environmental or sustainability based community project, exciting new business or initiaitive you want to share then we want to give you the floor.

You may need to promote an event, gain financial support, connect with like-minded people, recruit volunteers or even seek help to get your project off the ground. You may want to test your idea and even get feedback from the audiance, this is the time to do it.

In this event its over to you, so make the most of this exclusive opportunity. We will have a range of investors, corporate partners, government and community leaders that will be in the audiance, so put your best pitch forward.


So how will it work?

1. Register to attend via eventbrite.

2. On the night please see the registration desk from 5pm – 6pm and register your interest to present your project. Get there early as spots may be limited.

3. Complete the simple one page “presenter” form, (this will enable us to introduce you and your project).

4. From 7pm – Grab the Mic and deliver your presentation, (sorry no powerpoint, verbal only, props are welcomed).

5. Round One – you get three minutes to share your project, business or initiaitive with the audiance.

6. Shortlist – the audience then vote on the top five they want to hear more from.

7. Round Two – the top five get four more minutes to share, receive feedback or answer questions.

8. Final Round – the audience then vote on the top two, who get five more minutes to make a final pitch.

9. Winner – The audience votes and the winner is acknowledged.

The event is followed by networking, drinks and nibbles till 9pm.


Make sure you are there to join in the fun.

An open invitation is extended to all who are “passionate about sustainability” to come and mingle with like minded people and listen to the local community share their exciting projects.

Scheduled from 6pm-9pm, most of the evening is networking. There is presentations from our speakers at 7pm.

When you register to attend, please share with your social networks and encourage other interested friends and colleagues to register and join us for a great evening.  Our volunteers can have professional name tags ready for collection at the door. For courtesy, please contact us if you register and then cannot attend.

No need to print tickets, simply register for free online 24 hours prior to the event to get your own personalised Sustainability Drinks name tag. Late arrivals can also register at the door.

Have questions about Melbourne Sustainability Drinks – Wed 6th May – Pitch It! – You get the Mic? Contact Sustainability Drinks Australia