Sustainable Living

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Environmental Awards

Click on this tab to find out what Environmental Awards Council has received. 

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Useful Links

The following links offers useful information whether you want to reduce your water usage, manage your electricity, or minimize waste…there is something for everyone! The sites are free to access and there are no requirements to sign up to anything – So feel free to take the time to explore the pages.

Your Home 
Your Home is a partnership between governments and the building and design industries. It provides a comprehensive guide for designing, building and living in environmentally sustainable houses. The publication offers a manual for creating a comfortable home with minimal impact on the environment – economical to run, healthier to live in and adaptable to changing needs.
Living Greener

The Living Greener website provides a starting point for information about living more sustainably and reducing your environmental impact. It includes information on programs and financial support available from the Australian Government as well as state and territory governments.

NSW Environment & Heritage Page

NSW Environment and Heritage Page - The decisions we make about sustainability in the home can make a real difference to our impact on the environment.

Save Water

Simple and effective water use tips, programs video tutorials and tools to help you, your local community, business or school use water efficiently.

Planet Ark

Planet Ark supports individuals and businesses that want to reduce their day-to-day impact on the environment.

Love Food, Hate Waste

Waste less food, save money and our environment – NSW EPA site