The Worm Is Turning – Film Screening with Q&A

The Worm Is Turning - Film Screening with Q&A/Discussion at Byron Theatre

The Worm Is Turning is a powerful indictment against the global food and agri-chemical giants, and a testament to the productiveness and efficiency of small, agro-ecological farmers.

The Worm Is Turning shows where the big, destructive system comes from and how it’s kept alive.
It also shows amazing regenerative farmers from America, India, Australia, Thailand and Indonesia and features Vandana ShivaJoel SalatinHelena Norberg-HodgeRaj PatelOlivier de Shutter and many more voices in favour of ecological farming.

The panel after the screening will highlight ideas and initiatives on:
What we can do to grow more agro-ecological food in the Byron Shire

On the panel:

Andrew Cameron, Agriculture Extension officer at Byron Shire Council, providore to several small farms in the region.
Venetia Scott, General Manager of Hungry Earth Agroecology at the Farm, and Co-ordinator of Young Farmers Connect Northern Rivers.
Bunya Halasz, senior Permaculture Teacher for Byron Community College and head grower at Growing Roots Permaculture at The Farm.
Helena Norberg-Hodge, director of Local Futures, author, filmmaker and international speaker on the need for localisation.

View the trailer here:


To book wheelchair accessible seating, contact the Theatre Box Office:
Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, 10.30am – 1.30pm. Tel.(02) 6685 6807
Or email

Please Note: This event is live in the theatre.

This is a Covidsafe event, therefore we will be operating at restricted capacity with social distancing measures in place.
For the health & safety of all, signage & sanitising stations are set up throughout the venue. We ask that you adhere to all covid guidelines while attending the theatre.

 The Byron Theatre and Community Centre is a registered CovidSafe business.

NB: Pending availability, E-Tickets can now be purchased online up to the event start time to avoid a rush at the box office.
5.00pm – Venue doors open | Box Office sales open | Venue Bar open |
5.30pm – Theatre doors open
6.00pm – The Worm Is Turning followed by Q&A and discussion
9.00pm – Event concludes (Includes interval)