Climate Change and Sustainability

Our Climate Change and Sustainability Team are delivering key programs and projects to:

  • Support our community to understand and take action
  • Transition the organisation to a low-carbon future
  • Embed climate action across the organisation


About Climate Change

What is Climate Change and what are the impacts for Bass Coast?

Climate Change - What can you do?

Sometimes climate change can seem like an overwhelming problem leaving you not knowing where to start, or if you can make a difference.

Climate Change - What Council is doing

Council is leading the way in responding to climate change. There are a number of programs and projects being delivered to make Bass Coast Shire Council climate ready.

Future Homes Program

A series of 10 free community workshops and tour days showcasing exceptional homes, gardens, farms and communities using energy and water efficiently, reducing waste and living sustainably.

Reducing greenhouse gas emissions

Council is tracking its carbon emissions to help prioritise our reduction efforts for the highest impacts.

Sustainable Street-Lighting Project

Residential street-lighting across Bass Coast is now brighter, less expensive and better for the environment.

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