Undated Directory Listings - NOT FOR EVENTS

Sunday, 2 August 2020 is National Tree Day. Friday 31 July 2020 is Schools Tree Day. Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic across Australia there will be no physically planting in groups this...

 Adelaide August, Adelaide July, Brisbane Queensland August, Brisbane Queensland July, Canberra August, Canberra July, Darwin NT August, Darwin NT July, Environment & Climate Change Action, Hobart August, Hobart July, Melbourne August, Melbourne July, Perth August, Perth July, Sydney August, Sydney July

Website promoting the idea of using verge gardens as wildlife corridors throughout cities and suburbs to increase habitat, help tackle urban heat effect and increase walkability. W: www.naturestrips.com.au F: @naturestrips.com.au The website includes a directory...

 Environment & Climate Change Action

Gardens for Wildlife Victoria is a network of community groups and councils in townships and urban areas supporting each other to involve local residents, schools and businesses to join us in caring for the native...

 Environment & Climate Change Action

Backyard Buddies is a free education initiative run by the Foundation for National Parks & Wildlife. It gives you simple tips to transform your backyard into a safe and inviting habitat haven. Backyard Buddies are the...

 Environment & Climate Change Action, Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

Wildlife rescue for orphaned, sick and injured native animals. The website also has wildlife facts and how to create a garden for wildlife.

 Environment & Climate Change Action

Helps you design your backyard for a wildlife-friendly environment.

 Environment & Climate Change Action

Next festival 7–16 August 2020 Melbourne Writers Festival is digital this year which means you can attend wherever you are! Attend sessions, listen to podcasts, read the blog and more. You can view or download...

 Adelaide August, Brisbane Queensland August, Canberra August, Darwin NT August, Hobart August, Melbourne August, Perth August, Sydney August, Writers Festivals

CBCA Book Week 2020 Theme: Reading is My Secret Power Dates: 22 to 28 August 2020 Each year across Australia, the CBCA brings children and books together celebrating CBCA Book Week. During this time schools,...

 Adelaide August, Brisbane Queensland August, Canberra August, Darwin NT August, Hobart August, Melbourne August, Perth August, Sydney August, Writers Festivals

Amnesty Fremantle welcomes newcomers to its monthly meetings, held from 6pm on the second Wednesday of each month at Clancy’s Fish Pub, Fremantle. Email fremantleamnesty@gmail.com or just come along.

 Multicultural & Refugee Support Groups, Perth August, Perth December, Perth July, Perth November, Perth October, Perth September, Support Organisations, Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

Friday 4th December to Sunday 6th December 2020 Featured events include: Cherry Pie Eating Cherry Pip Spitting Street Parade Fireworks Young is in the heart of the Hilltops Region, less than two hours’ drive from...

 Canberra December, Food Festivals, Sydney December

PERTH singer-songwriter Mel Kay is releasing a song for our times, giving hope to those in lockdown life. The Inbetween is her reminder that being physically alone is not the same as being lonely and...

 Adelaide July, Brisbane Queensland June, Canberra June, Darwin NT June, Hobart June, Melbourne June, Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc, Perth June, Sydney June

Uniforms 4 Kids is an innovative program repurposing donated law enforcement and emergency services organisations uniforms (which would have otherwise been disposed of) into beautiful and unique clothes made with love for children who have...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy, Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

Brisbane Tool Library promotes a sharing and circular economy and aims to reduce overconsumption by decreasing the purchase of infrequently used items by encouraging borrowing rather than buying tools.

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

Remida Creative Reuse Centre - The centre collects off cuts for industry and makes them available to the community for a small membership fee. They also provide workshops that encourage looking at waste as a...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

Adelaide Sustainability Centre - Find out what you can do in your home, backyard, street and beyond Conservation Council SA - For nearly 50 years, The Conservation Council of South Australia (Conservation SA) has been...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

TerraCycle is "Eliminating the Idea of Waste" by recycling the "non-recyclable." Whether it's coffee capsules from your home, pens from a school, or plastic gloves from a manufacturing facility, TerraCycle can collect and recycle almost...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

OZHarvest Australia’s leading food rescue organisation, collecting quality excess food from commercial outlets and delivering it directly to more than 1300 charities supporting people in need across the country. Started in Sydney, now in a growing number of locations nation-wide

 Food, Health and Food Security, Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy, Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

Hub for Sustainable Enterprise from UTS, Sydney supporting the work of diverse researchers, educators and business professionals who share a focus on sustainable enterprise

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

Compost Revolution - started in Sydney, Australia-wide. Get a discounted worm farm, compost or bokashi bin delivered to your home and turn your food scraps into liquid fertiliser and rich soil. Website includes a tutorial and...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

ShareWaste - connects people who wish to recycle their kitchen scraps with their neighbours who are already composting, worm-farming or keep chickens. Now you can divert waste from landfill while getting to know the people...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

REDcycle - search for your local collection point for soft plastics, including bubble wrap and old green shopping bags, usually in participating supermarkets all around Australia. Plastics are transformed into products like outdoor furniture in Victoria.

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

Reground - Melbourne business that collects coffee grounds from cafes and distributes to community gardens, private gardens in Melbourne. Turning waste into a resource.

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

Adelaide Happy Wanderers – www.ahw.org.au An informal group of predominantly gay walkers and their friends, that meet monthly (first Sunday) and take part in walks, usually in the Adelaide environs.

 Social Groups

Australian Planners have a big role to play in attaining carbon neutrality. W: www.plannersdeclare.org Linkedin: plannersdeclare

 Professional Groups Declaring the Need for Change

Communicators Declare was founded in November 2019, in order to harness the power of the communication, marketing, media and advertising industries to help humanity transition to a low carbon future. It is a grassroots movements...

 Professional Groups Declaring the Need for Change

Householders' Options to Protect the Environment Inc. (HOPE) encourages people to take responsibility for their relationship with the environment in their daily lives. HOPE’s focus is to: 1. Raise awareness by providing people with information...

 Environment & Climate Change Action

Australia’s biggest network of organisations working to confront the climate crisis. The Network provides infrastructure for ongoing communication between members, as well as convening meetings and working groups for particular regions, sectors, and issue areas.

 Environment & Climate Change Action

ClimateWatch was developed to understand the effects climate change is having on our earth's natural processes. The first project of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, ClimateWatch will allow every Australian to be involved in...

 Environment & Climate Change Action

Membership of Zonta is an opportunity to make a difference to the lives of women and girls around the world and in our own community. In Zonta: • We volunteer our time and talents to...

 Community Service Organisations, Womens Groups and Support Organisations

Lions Australia is Australia’s largest service club with more than 1200 clubs in Australia and Papua New Guinea. Lions are friends, family and neighbours who share a core belief: community is what we make it.

 Community Service Organisations

Rotary members are neighbours, friends, and community leaders who come together to create positive, lasting change in their communities and around the world. Their differing occupations, cultures, and countries give them a unique perspective.

 Community Service Organisations

YMCA is a community based charity that delivers programs and services to help build strong people, strong families and strong communities from over 500 YMCA centers across Australia.

 Community Service Organisations

The Refugee Council of Australia (RCOA) is the national umbrella body for refugees and people seeking asylum and those who support them. We have around 200 organisational and over 1,000 individual members. We are a...

 Multicultural & Refugee Support Groups

The Australian National Committee On Refugee Women, ANCORW, is a lobbying, advocacy and research group which works with and for refugee women and their families in order to bring about change in the refugee system...

 Multicultural & Refugee Support Groups, Womens Groups and Support Organisations

Founded in 1989 as the Bone Marrow Donor Institute to establish Australia’s first bone marrow donor registry and find a cure for leukaemia, the organisation’s broader scope now provides support services for patients with blood...

 Disability Support and Advocacy

Maternity Choices acts as an umbrella organisation to bring together support groups and individuals for effective lobbying, information sharing, networking and support in maternity services. MC supports consumer and midwife participation at all levels of...

 Womens Groups and Support Organisations

Queensland Walks is a community-based volunteer group set up to improve conditions for walking in Queensland. ​ Through advocacy, education, campaigns or coordinating local groups, we believe that by harnessing interest in walking we'll have...

 Active Transport

Our focus is on getting more people walking for transport, and more people walking for recreation. To achieve this we need to be a strong vocal advocate, and respond to current walking issues raised by...

 Active Transport

We need more people walking to provide exercise, improve the health of the community and tackle the obesity epidemic and related diseases. There are 1001 reasons why increasing the number of people who walk every...

 Active Transport

The Shady Lanes Project extends verge gardening from the realm of gardening enthusiasts to make verge gardens like this “the new normal”, cooling our cities and suburbs, creating walkable streets, building community. How it could...

 Active Transport, Community Service Organisations, Environment & Climate Change Action, Food, Health and Food Security, Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

Doctors for the Environment Australia aims to utilise the skills of members of the medical profession to address the ill health resulting from damage to the natural environment at local, national and global levels. Concerns...

 Environment & Climate Change Action, Professional Groups Declaring the Need for Change

There are over 100 Rostrum clubs in Australia, collectively containing nearly 1700 members.  Rostrum is a not-for-profit organisation and is not affiliated with any political or religious group. Rostrum clubs aim to help their members...

 Public Speaking and Personal Development

Envision ES is a community based not for profit organisation that focuses on supporting and assisting longer term job seekers, through the provision of quality Work for the Dole. Envision Hands – is a project...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

26 February - 14 March 2021 For more than 50 years the festival’s audiences have delighted in an outstanding mix of internationally acclaimed theatre productions, an eclectic array of world-class musicians, breathtaking dance pieces, renowned...

 Adelaide February, Adelaide March, Writers Festivals

Forum is a Queensland-wide public speaking organisation with local, friendly groups who meet regularly to help each other be confident and effective communicators for their professional and personal lives. When you join Forum, we guarantee...

 Public Speaking and Personal Development

Held in June each year, Williamstown Literary Festival Starting Thursday 21 May 2020, the first of our online programs will feature engaging and entertaining author panels and discussions. http://willylitfest.org.au/

 Melbourne June, Writers Festivals