Social geographer and co-producer of the Byron Guides, Tricia Shantz looks at tourism, climate change, surfing and the community from a holistic perspective. She shares her experiences of how all of these elements interact in Byron Bay, Sri Lanka and Timor Leste.

Catch Tricia on Saturday March 23rd at 1pm in our panel ‘How Byron Bay Became a Tourist Mecca’, or on Sunday in ‘Surfing Stories’ at 1pm. Tickets are available by following the ‘Program’ link above!