Websites

Below are some environmental education-related websites you may find useful.

Australian Association for Environmental Education (national body)
www.aaee.org.au

Education for Sustainability Professional Learning Hub 
www.efslearninghub.net.au

Australian Government
Department of the Environment and Energy - www.environment.gov.au/sustainable-communities
Australian Government Calendar of Environmental Events

NSW Government
Sustainable Schools NSW - www.environment.nsw.gov.au/sustainableschools
Green Dates Calendar for Schools

Australian Research Institute for Environment and Sustainability (ARIES)
A not-for-profit research and consultancy centre at Macquarie University that exists to assist change for sustainable development - www.aries.mq.edu.au

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability Association (ACTS)
The primary forum for sustainability in the Australian and New Zealand tertiary sectors, its mission is to promote the integration of the principles of sustainability within the curricula and operations of these sectors - www.acts.asn.au

SustainableNet Forums - 'sharing knowledge for sustainability'
An initiative of Local Government and Shires Associations of NSW and the Urban Sustainability Support Alliance, this website includes forums on Sustainable Community Education, Sustainable Business Education, Organisational Change and 11 other topics areas - www.sustainablenet.org.au

The Urban Sustainability Support Alliance (USSA)
USSA is a project that aims to help NSW councils progress towards sustainability.
Case Studies - http://www.lgsa-plus.net.au/www/html/2330-case-studies.asp
Resource Database - http://www.lgsa-plus.net.au/www/html/2373-resource-database.asp

Birds in Backyards
A research, education and conservation program focusing on the birds that live where people live - www.birdsinbackyards.net

Green Up Your Life! 
An example of a successful sustainable living program from Manly Council, the program includes workshops, children’s activities, bus tours, bike tours, clothing swaps, documentary screenings, recycled art workshops and presentations - http://www.manly.nsw.gov.au/environment/climate-change-and-sustainability/green-up-your-life

Centre for Ecological Learning 
CEL in Bellingen provides an inspiring example of adventurous and enlightening nature camps and leadership training, projects and campaigns - http://www.cel.org.au/