Find the information, programs and activities to help you reduce your impact on the environment - in the home, garden and around our community.
Saving energy is good for the environment and it saves you money. Here are some tips on how you can save energy in your home.
Whether you own your property, are buying a house or renting, there are ways you can reduce your energy and water use through sustainable design. Find out how.
My Smart Garden is a free program that will help you grow food, shelter your home from the sun and wind, create homes for local wildlife, use water wisely and recycle waste.
This free program will help you get the most out of fresh food, reduce food waste, and save money through smart food planning, shopping and storage.
Stay informed of local environment news and activities by subscribing to our Sustainable Living Maribyrnong eNewsletter andwatch this space for our workshops and events.
Read our zero carbon emissions disclosure statements.
Join Compost Community information
Find out about our free environmental education workshops for schools and kindergartens.
Find out how you can help to support our local ecology and environment through citizen science programs, creating native gardens and habitat, and joining local environmental groups.
We acknowledge the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of this nation. We acknowledge the people of the Kulin nation as traditional custodians of the lands on which Maribyrnong City Council is located and where we conduct our business. We pay our respects to ancestors and Elders, past and present. We are committed to honouring Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ unique cultural and spiritual relationships to the land, waters and seas and their rich contribution to society.
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