Phil Bourne


Phil is a founding member of Commonground and has been an active participant in social change for 30 years.
Commonground is a social change organization situated near Seymour Victoria. It is an organization with a vision to participate in the creation of a just, nonviolent and environmentally sane world. It pursues this by supporting social change with the resources of a conference venue, groupwork skills, and an intentional community, all with an emphasis on collaborative endeavour.
Commonground began in 1984.

Phil’s work over the last 15 years has included co-managing the facilities at Commonground, playing a key role in the maintenance of the intentional community, local community development work and facilitation support to organizations associated with Commonground.