Greg Foyster

Environment journalist

Author of Changing Gears

Speaking @ Overburden

Greg Foyster is a journalist specialising in social issues and the environment. His feature articles, news stories and opinion pieces have appeared in more than 15 different publications, including The Age, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Big Issue, Crikey, Smith Journal and the ABC.

An alumnus of Centre for Sustainability Leadership, Greg has given public presentations at the Sustainable Living Festival, the Wheeler Centre, the Melbourne Writers Festival and the Sydney Writers Festival, and has been featured in The Age’s ‘Top 100’ list of inspiring and influential Melburnians.

Greg is the author of the book Changing Gears: A Pedal-Powered Detour from the Rat Race, which tells the story of a 6500 kilometre bicycle journey around Australia exploring sustainable living. He currently works as the Communications Manager at Environment Victoria.

Website: gregfoyster.com

Twitter: @GregFoyster

Facebook: www.facebook.com/ChangingGearsBook