HELP TO LOWER YOUR POWER BILLS
Get help to improve your home's rating and save on energy costs. Along with our advice it will guide you to make home improvements efficiently and cost effectively.
Solar Bulk Buy
Council is partnering with energy experts Positive Charge to provide reliable advice and lower cost solar to Port Phillip residents
The Benefits of Vertical & Roof Gardens
We've come a long way with how we can use our vertical and roof spaces.
Council is partnering with Compost Revolution to bring affordable, effective and convenient composting solutions to our community
South Melbourne Market - Beeswax Wraps Workshops
Plastic Free July - Shopping Tips
With a little organisation and preparation, shopping can very easily become plastic free.
Plastic Free July
Take the challenge to reduce single-use plastic in your life. Choose to use reusable alternatives instead.
Solar Panels and Batteries- SCAN event
A free community presentation on installing a solar photovoltaic system at home.
Sustainability Champions save $37,000
Port Melbourne Housing estate saves $37,000 on yearly water bill.
Green Roof won Premier's Sustainability Award 2016
Congratulations to 38 Westbury Street for winning the Premier's Sustainability Award 2016 for their Green Roof.
8:00pm to 9:15pm on Wednesday 14 September at Finn Cafe, St Kilda. Learn all about our feathery lady friends, how to keep them happy and healthy, and the yummy eggs they lay for us.
Composting and worm farming in apartments - free talk
6:30pm on Wednesday 24 August 2016 at St Kilda Town Hall.
Free composting and worm farming in apartments workshop.
Learn how you can turn your food waste into nutrient rich soil that is like gold for the garden, with a focus on apartment living. Find out about the different composting and worm farming options that work in apartments and how much they cost, how much space and time you’ll need to make it work. Speakers include Richard Thomas from WormLovers on worm farms, Dane Morrissey on composting, Penelope Lynch on Bokashi bins. here will be hands on demonstrations for all of these options, so you’ll get to see, touch and smell what they are really like. This will be followed by a Q&A with Richard, Dane and Brett Hedger from City of Port Phillip. Bring a bottle and take home free samples of compost and worm juice, and go into the draw to win your own Bokashi bin or worm farm.
Detox your home
Free household chemical collection at Camberwell's Detox your home.
Online Solar Power Calculator
Are you thinking about getting solar but wanting to make sure it's for you? Here is a tool that helps your decision.
Minimalist Lifestyle Design
Do you want to have less stuff? A clutter free home? But don't know how to get there? Here how you can do it