Our Climate Emergency News keeps you up to date with the latest environment, sustainability and climate change-related news, events and opportunities for you to make a difference at home, school, work and in your community.
Bring your excess produce and swap with other gardeners at this fortnightly exchange at the Eco Living Display Centre, the Briars. Meet like-minded people and pick up some handy gardening tips.
Most Australians are concerned about climate change but don't know how they can make a difference. Not-for-profit Climate for Change support people to have meaningful conversations about climate change and take action.
Work with your local community on meaningful projects – there’s many ways to get involved.
We run affordable sustainability workshops on a variety of topics. Come along to a workshop or run your own!
Are you passionate about helping householders reduce their energy bills or want to learn more about energy?
Check out these local groups working on climate solutions
There are two repair cafes on the peninsula. Visit the friendly volunteers to learn how you can repair your broken items and give them a new life.
Beach patrol is a chain of voluntary groups that clean up the beaches and foreshore. Every month, volunteers meet at designated areas to pick up rubbish.
The Shire is committed to supporting our farm gates, community gardens and food security programs, recognising that people’s access to fresh, local, affordable food is essential to health.
Community gardens are where people can come together to grow fresh food, to learn and share gardening skills, relax and make new friends around a sustainable and inviting community garden.