Take climate action

There are many ways to take climate action and live sustainably in Yarra. You can join others to push for policy and systemic change, make practical changes to cut your carbon emissions, get involved in climate events and programs.

  • Attend climate and sustainability events

    Find out about upcoming events and view recordings of past online sessions.

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  • View online event recordings

    Missed an event? View or listen to recordings of past online sessions.

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  • Climate action grants stream

    Find out about grants for projects that support climate action and help create a sustainable Yarra.

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  • Step up your climate action and advocacy

    Learn about the climate crisis, advocacy campaigns, local climate groups and more.

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  • Go solar, buy renewables and save energy

    How to install or buy solar energy and make your home more energy efficient.

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  • Travel sustainably

    Find out about bike and car share schemes, access cycling and public transport maps and more.

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  • Avoid waste and recycle

    Reduce your carbon and waste footprint by reusing, recycling and repurposing.

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  • Grow food and support local food systems

    Find local community gardens and other community growing spaces.

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  • Find local sustainability groups and spaces

    Connect with local people, volunteer or visit sustainable spaces.

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  • Run a sustainable business

    Learn how to cut carbon and running costs, power your business with renewables and find energy savings.

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  • Connect with nature

    Discover Yarra’s open spaces, parks and gardens.

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  • Use water sensitively

    Learn how to save water at home and in the garden.

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