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Victoria community action[edit | edit source]

Sustainability initiatives[edit | edit source]

Local sustainability initiatives[edit source]

Please see our Local communities in Victoria (Australia) pages, where of course you can share any more information you may have about local sustainability initiatives.

Climate action[edit | edit source]

Lighter Footprints, local Climate Action Group

Biodiversity[edit | edit source]

The mission to restore an Australian wetland
Author: BBC News, Feb 24, 2021
  • Nature Glenelg Trust, "mission-driven, not-for-profit organisation that believes in positive action, and working with the community and our partners to achieve real results on the ground."

Community energy[edit | edit source]

Community Energy, information from Victoria State government, includes a "Guide to Community-Owned Renewable Energy for Victorians"

Maps: Wind energy in Victoria, 2010

Cycling activism[edit | edit source]

Wikipedia: Cycling in Victoria

Open spaces[edit | edit source]

South Surrey Park, site maintained by Friends of South Surrey Park, (Greenlivingpedia)

Wikipedia: Protected areas of Victoria: Victoria is the smallest mainland state in Australia. As of 2008 it contained 2,850 separate protected areas with a total land area of 39,273 square kilometres (15,163 sq mi) (17.26% of the state’s area). Of these, 45 were national parks, totalling 28,023 square kilometres (10,820 sq mi) (11.32% of the state’s area)

News and comment[edit | edit source]

2021

It takes a village: An alternative social media platform seeks to end the epidemic of loneliness and isolation, Jan 28 [1]

2017

Monash to become Australia’s first 100 per cent renewable energy powered university, Oct 9 [2]

Victoria backs renewable energy community hubs with $900,000 investment, Apr 28 [3]

2014

Yarra City Council Becomes Australia’s 1st ‘One Planet Council’, September 3 [4]

Local communities in Victoria (Australia)[edit | edit source]

Melbourne


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External links[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]