Info and Links

Here is a selection of interesting and useful sustainability resources. If you’d like to suggest others please contact us.

Community & Non-Government

Arid Lands Environment Centre
Australian Conservation Foundation
Australian Solar Council
Bicycle NT
Bicycle Network (national, based in Victoria)
Clean Energy Council Australia
Consumption, the life-cycle of products: The Story of Stuff animations
Environment Centre NT
Environment Defenders Office NT
Environment Victoria
Green Building Council Australia
Green Moves Australia
Growing and Understanding Local Produce (GULP)
Lakeside Community Garden, Darwin
Moreland Energy Foundation Ltd
Nature Conservation Council NSW
One Planet Communities (Australia)
Sustainable Living Tasmania
Taste of the Top End blog
Transition Decade
Tropical Cuisine Cooking Blog (Cairns)
Walk to Work Day


City of Darwin – Climate Change and Environment
City of Palmerston
Sustainability@The Top

Territory Government & Academic

Department of Lands, Planning and the Environment
Department of Transport
Department of Transport Cycling page
EcoBiz – helping small to medium businesses save energy
Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority
PowerWater Corporation (and as of July 2014, Jacana Energy, PWC’s retail corporation) (
RIEL – Research Institute for the Environment and Livelihoods, Charles Darwin University


Federal Government

Alice Springs Solar City (Federal Solar Cities Program ran from 2008-2012)
Bureau of Meteorology – climate change information
CSIRO – Greenhouse effect modelling and information
Department of Environment
To find out power usage of your appliances
Your Home Technical Manual


CHOICE for consumer product reviews
Energy For the People
Liveability website by LJ Hooker
NTRS – Northern Territory Recycling Solutions


Climate Reality Project (Al Gore and Australian Conservation Foundation)
Global Footprint Network (Ecological Footprint)
Ground-Up Initiative, Singapore
Live and Learn environmental education and international development
United Nations Framework on Climate Change
WWF One Planet Living

Sustainability News

ABC News – Environment
REnew Economy

Education Resources

NT Climate Hub
Sustainability for Diverse Communities
(Environment Victoria)