• Environmental School Grants — Randwick

    Applications close Wed 8 May 2019

    Randwick City's Environmental Schools Grants Program supports local school communities with grant funding up to a maximum of $5,000 for environmental projects and programs in the school.

    The aim of the Environmental Schools Grants Program is to improve sustainability outcomes ...

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  • Compost Revolution

    Woollahra, Waverley & Randwick councils encourage households, community groups and businesses to compost and keep food waste out of landfill.


    Households – Get 80% off a Compost Bin or Wormfarm with FREE Delivery

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  • Eastern Suburbs School Excursion Program

    NEWS... New lessons to be piloted...

    How would you like to try on of our three new, practical lessons to supplement your classroom teaching of your Stage 2 or 3 students? The lessons are directly linked to the NSW science curriculum. The details are below.

    To book your ...

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  • Eastern Suburbs Sustainable Schools Network

    The Eastern Suburbs Sustainable Schools Network (ESSSN) welcomes local parents,  teachers and early childhood educators wanting to network and share ideas about school sustainability.

    The Network is coordinated between WaverleyWoollahra and Randwick Councils, who plan the meetings, organise ...

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  • Solar my school

    Another school POWERED BY SUNSHINE...

    We are excited that more schools in our area are taking up solar power for their buildings, with our free Council Solar my School program. 

    Bronte public school, Moriah College, Emanuel School, Brigidine College, Waverley College have all recently installed solar systems. New ...

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  • Too many leaves this Autumn?

    Feed them to your garden with a compost bin and free tutorial from council. 

    Get 80% off compost bins and worm farms from Council’s ‘Compost Revolution’ Program.

    Brush up your compost and worm farming skills with Council’s free online tutorial.

    Composting and worm farming are easy ...

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  • Barrett House

    Our little house of sustainability is home to Eartha and Artha..  who are taking steps to live more sustainably. Pop in and follow their adventures through the house and discover how to save energy and water, reduce waste, use sustainable building materials to keep your home cool in ...

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  • Get involved — local groups in the Eastern Suburbs

    There are a number of local sustainability groups that regularly meet in the evenings at Barrett House, so if you have an interest in Permaculture, climate action or organic natural foods and produce, contact the following groups who are both open to new members and visitors.

    There is ...

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  • Suntenants – Solar for tenants and owners

    The 3-Council have partnered with an innovative social enterprise called Suntenants to help provide the benefits of solar power to rental properties – both owners and tenants - in Sydney’s East. 

    It’s already been working successfully on hundreds of roofs around Australia and has recently been featured in ...

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  • Habitat Stepping Stones

    Keen on creating a nature santuary in your backyard but not sure how? It's easy now with our new program Habitat Stepping Stones

    How does it work?
    This online portal allows you to discover the range of local native plants, plus water and shelter elements to add ...

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