Berish Bilander

Berish Bilander is a composer, musician, and activist dedicated to climate and social justice. He has co-written and toured with a range of artists including Vika and Linda Bull, Jaimi Faulkner, and new music ensemble Motion. As an activist, Berish has worked with local climate action groups to support state and national campaigns run through Friends of the Earth, and in 2013 helped found Public Transport Not Traffic—a coalition of over 40 transport groups that successfully fought back a major toll development in Melbourne’s inner suburbs. Berish now heads up Green Music Australia’s zero waste campaign, working with musicians, venues, festivals, and fans, to eliminate disposable plastics in the music scene.