Sustainable Darebin

Go plastic-free, make local food choices, buy green, and find resources such as our newsletter on living sustainably.


Get monthly updates on sustainability and local events, and browse previous editions.
Council has resolved to eliminate single-use plastics, and supports local business to do the same.

Take part in a more resilient food future with the Darebin Food Harvest Network.

Buying green is about choosing products and services that are less damaging to the environment.

This advisory group assists Council with improving and protecting open spaces and enhancing local biodiversity.

Resources for schools on waterways, recycling, travel, gardening and efficiency.
Plastic food containers filled with vegetables in a refrigerator
Food waste can harm your budget and the environment, but there are some practical ways to avoid it.