Patagonia grew out of a small company that made tools for climbers. Alpinism remains at the heart of a worldwide business that still makes clothes for climbing – as well as for skiing, snowboarding, surfing, fly fishing, paddling and trail running. These are all silent sports. None require a motor; none deliver the cheers of… Read more »

Take 3


Take 3 was born in 2009 when surfing enthusiast, Amanda Marechal, and marine ecologist, Roberta Dixon-Valk developed a simple idea to tackle the ever-growing problem of marine debris. Joining forces with environmentalist, Tim Silverwood, the team developed a plan and officially registered Take 3 in mid 2010. In 2011, Take 3 was awarded the inaugural… Read more »

Love Food Hate Waste


The Love Food Hate Waste campaign, by Sustainability Victoria, helps Victorian families get more from their groceries by cutting their food waste. On average, one in every five bags of food we buy ends up in the bin, costing families over $2,200 a year. Wasting food wastes more than money – it also wastes valuable… Read more »

Sustainability Victoria


Sustainability Victoria supports Victorians to be more sustainable in their everyday lives. We provide information, advice and support to tackle climate change and use our precious resources wisely. We can help you take action in your home, your business, your school and your community to ensure Victoria is a place we’re all proud to call… Read more »

International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

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The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) is a coalition of non-governmental organizations in one hundred countries promoting adherence to and implementation of the United Nations nuclear weapon ban treaty. This landmark global agreement was adopted in New York on 7 July 2017. ICAN began in Australia and was formally launched in Austria in… Read more »

Dumbo Feather


From the very first issue, Dumbo Feather magazine has provided a platform for people to tell their stories. The people in the magazine pages are not necessarily famous. They are changemakers, leaders, artists, writers, lawyers, activists, philosophers, teachers, builders, scientists. They use their craft to make the world a better place and, by telling their… Read more »



Milkwood are a crew of educators, facilitators and doers. Together they teach and share skills for growing, designing + living like it matters. Milkwood do this by providing free online resources & offering world-class training in home gardening, beekeeping, natural building, permaculture and regenerative agriculture – skills that give people the confidence to create permanently sustainable… Read more »

Yarra Valley Water


Our service area covers most of Melbourne’s northern and eastern suburbs, from Wallan in the north to Warburton in the east, across approximately 4,000 square kilometres. We buy bulk water from Melbourne Water for distribution to our customers. We are also responsible for removing and treating sewage. Most sewage is transferred to Melbourne Water’s Eastern or… Read more »

City West Water


We are one of three metropolitan Melbourne’s water businesses owned by the Victorian Government. We provide drinking water, sewerage, trade waste and recycled water services to customers in Melbourne’s central business district, inner and western suburbs. Our service area includes, Brimbank, Hobsons Bay, Maribyrnong, Melbourne (north of the Yarra River), Moonee Valley, Wyndham, Yarra and… Read more »

The Bob Brown Foundation


The Bob Brown Foundation is all about action with a vision to protect Australia’s wild and scenic natural places of ecological and global significance. The first place on its radar is the stunning Tarkine in a remote part of North West Tasmania. The Tarkine is a vast wilderness area supporting Australia’s largest tract of cool… Read more »

Monash Sustainability Development Institute


Monash Sustainable Development Institute is driven to find real solutions to some of the most significant challenges facing our world today. As one of the leading interdisciplinary research and education Institutes for sustainable development around the globe, MSDI is harnessing Monash University’s strength to address the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Tackling areas as… Read more »


Tesla was founded in 2003 by a group of engineers who wanted to prove that people didn’t need to compromise to drive electric – that electric vehicles can be better, quicker and more fun to drive than gasoline cars. Today, Tesla builds not only all-electric vehicles but also infinitely scalable clean energy generation and storage… Read more »

The Cape


The Cape at Cape Paterson is Victoria’s most sustainable greenfield estate, containing super-efficient, solar powered, carbon neutral homes with low running costs. The Cape also includes urban farming, electric vehicles, NBN and restoration of the surrounding coastal environment. The Cape is setting a benchmark for sustainable living.

Bright Brewery


Bright Brewery use fresh mountain water, quality ingredients and craft brewing techniques to brew our Mountain Crafted beers. Located on Great Alpine Road in the heart of Bright, our brewery door is open daily from 11:00am until evening. Kick back with award-winning craft beers at Bright Brewery, discover our flavourful range from across 24 taps,… Read more »

Good Beer Co.


Good Beer Co. founder James Grugeon is a man on a mission: to sell a lot of good beer to raise money for good causes. James has over 20 years experience in corporate and social responsibility, media and communications, government relations, business development, environmental responsibility and leadership gained in social enterprises, big businesses and start ups… Read more »

Bayside Climate Change Action Group


Bayside Climate Change Action Group (BCCAG) is a non-profit community organisation that works to reduce the impact of climate change and promote sustainability. BCCAG operates primarily within the municipality of Bayside, but also becomes engaged in activities that have a wider focus.



“As Victoria’s principal membership organisation, RACV takes a leading role in working for the well being of the broader community. We are committed to devoting time and resources to projects, initiatives and activities that have a positive effect on our community. We take seriously our broader obligations as a responsible corporate citizen and will continue… Read more »

Wildlife Victoria


We want to create more wildlife warriors! More people who are actively engaged with their local wildlife and feel equipped to live harmoniously with the animals in their own backyards. We’ll be sharing lots of tips and tricks from our very own wildlife rescue and care volunteers, and hope that you’ll walk away feeling inspired… Read more »



Founded in 2004, OCC Apparel is an established Australian industry leader and pioneer, offering a diverse range of garment manufacturing services continuously focused on sustainability and ethical practices. We want to live in a world where everyone acts with integrity by making positive choices that support the wellbeing of a global community. By focusing on… Read more »

Sustain: The Australian Food Network


Sustain supports the transition to a food system that works for all Australians.  They focus on the ecological, cultural, economic and political dimensions of the food system, and work collaboratively to build pathways towards a sustainable, healthy and fair food future for all. Join the national network of organisations and individuals working together to develop and… Read more »

Treadlie Bike Hub


Nestled within the Festival’s ‘Big Weekend’, the Treadlie Bike Hub is returning in 2017 with everything you need to fuel a life on two wheels. Stallholders are hand selected from bike distributors, retailers, craftspeople, wholesalers, collectors and enthusiasts and will be bringing  bikes, accessories, fashion, experiences and more. The Treadlie Bike Hub  features something for every kind of rider…. Read more »

The Rescope Project


The Rescope Project empowers people to regenerate the systems and stories we live by, for life on Earth to flourish. They aim to get to the heart of sustainability. They further the national dialogue beyond the unsustainable and ultimately unfulfilling consumer treadmill, to new visions and systems for what’s most important in life. And empower people, organisations and cities to create sustainable quality… Read more »

Pip Magazine


Pip is the magazine for the Australian permaculture community. It is the place for people and groups to connect and share ideas, knowledge and experience, and stay in touch with what is happening around Australia. Pip Magazine is your guide to integrating permaculture and sustainability in your life. There are informative articles on all aspects… Read more »

3CR Radio


3CR is a dynamic, community hub that has produced radio since 1976. 3CR broadcasters present over 120 radio programs every week and listeners can tune in on 855AM, stream live through the web or download podcasts of our shows. The radio station was established in 1976 to provide a voice for those denied access to… Read more »



Breakthrough explores the concept of safe climate restoration through a range of forums thats aim to ignite the energy to develop a coordinated effort to take action for safe climate restoration. Breakthrough is a platform for organisations, and individuals who are seeking to explore and develop sounds strategies to restore safe climate conditions. Breakthrough has… Read more »

Right Angle Events


Right Angle Events services encompass every detail of your event; on any scale. Right Angle Events apply creative, lateral thinking to ensure every question is answered with a solution, and every box is ticked. Established in 2007, Right Angle Events are a Melbourne based event management company. Right Angle Events aim to deliver highly successful event outcomes while… Read more »

Car Next Door


There are 8 cars for every 10 people of driving age in Australia. Most sit by the kerb most of the day. What a waste! Car Next Door’s neighbour-to-neighbour car sharing platform turns ordinary cars into share cars – reducing waste, saving money, and building community. Need wheels? Book your neighbour’s car online. Have a… Read more »