Environment & Waste

Upcoming Events

Saturday 25 March 2017       DIY Wicking Garden Bed

Sunday 26 March 2017         Friends of Williamstown Wetlands

Thursday 6 April 2017           Creating a Frog Friendly Habitat

Saturday 8 April 2017            Beginner's Guide to Growing Your Own Herbs and Vegies    

Sunday 30 April 2017            Newport Permablitz (Edible garden working bee)  

Saturday 27 May 2017          Advanced Gardener's Guide to Year Round Vegies

Sunday 4 June 2017             Wetland Walk and Talk

Saturday 22 July 2017          Fruit Trees and Winter Pruning 

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Waste & Recycling

Garbage, recycling and green waste, it's all here

Our Sustainable Residents

Get involved, take action and become connected, green, healthy!


Reduce water use, save money and improve local waterways

Our Sustainable Community

Information, community groups and annual events. Become connected, green, healthy.

Energy & greenhouse emissions

Reduce energy use, minimise greenhouse gas emissions and save money

Conservation & Biodiversity

Conservation reserves in Hobsons Bay protect significant flora and fauna and enhance biodiversity.

Climate change adaptation

Council is adapting to climate change to ensure resilience

Council environmental actions

Find out what Council is doing to minimise our impact on the environment.

Environmental strategies & advocacy submissions

Council sustainability commitments, actions and advocacy

Hobsons Bay Environmental Grants Program

Environmental Grants Program