Environment

Sustainable living

Get creative about how to live sustainably, find ways to grow your own food, read tips on how to buy green and subscribe to our newsletter.

Get creative about how to live sustainably, find ways to grow your own food, read tips on how to buy green and subscribe to our sustainability newsletter.

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Council says no to single-use plastic! We’re taking action to reduce the harm, waste and pollution caused by single-use plastic items.
Encouraging our residents to make healthy and sustainable food choices with initiatives, events and information.
Buying green is making a choice to purchase products and services that are less damaging to the environment.
This group provides advice and expertise, assisting Council to improve the provision and protection of open spaces and enhance local biodiversity.
Find resources available for schools to support you through your sustainability journey.
food containers in refrigerator
Food waste can be costly to your budget and to the environment. There are easy and practical steps on how you can avoid it.