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Subtropical region adjacent to Border Ranges and Great East Ranges, Queensland.
Subtropical region adjacent to Border Ranges and Great East Ranges, Queensland
Western New South Wales NRM region. Photo: Mark Ingram Photography.
On the greener side of the fence, Western New South Wales
Beach clean up activities in Mapoon.
Beach clean up activities in Mapoon
School students in the classroom learning about sustainability and recycling frameworks.
School students in the classroom learning about sustainability and recycling frameworks
Great Ocean Road and Scenic Environs. Photo: John Baker.
Torquay Beach, Great Ocean Road
Adelaide & Mount Lofty Ranges NRM region
Children watering plants in restored area behind beach at Crockery Bay, Port Elliot

News

Projects include a study of Carnaby's Cockatoo habitat, a Carnaby's Cockatoo population viability study and research into the sustainable use of basic raw materials in urban development.
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Nov
2013
The National Sustainability Council has used the launch of its first public report to challenge Australians from all walks of life to become involved in a national conversation about the kind of Australia we want for ourselves and future generations.
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May
2013
The Sustainable procurement guide describes a number of ways to assist purchasers, such as using the value for money assessment and understanding the supply chain. It provides measures that can be used in any procurement within the requirements of...
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Mar
2013

The Cleaner Environment Plan

The Australian Government's Plan for a Cleaner Environment - Clean Air, Clean Land, Clean Water and National Heritage​ - will help realise the vision of a great society by protecting and improving our environment for future generations.​

Sustainable Australia Report 2013

Sustainable Australia Report 2013

The report provides a picture of Australia - what we look like and who we are.