Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Saturday 4th August 2012
On August 4 at 12:00 PM in corresponding time zones, people around the world will join hands on beaches and in cities for the second annual Hands Across The Sand to oppose expanded offshore oil drilling and call for clean energy solutions for a sustainable planet.
Hands Across The Sand is a movement made of people of all walks of life and crosses all borders and political affiliations.
It is about supporting the advancement of clean energy sources that will sustain our planet and about protecting coastal economies, oceans, marine wildlife and fisheries from the threats of expanded offshore drilling and the accidents associated with this.
Locally, there will be events held in Nelson, Motueka and Golden Bay.