Geelong Sustainability (GS) is a not-for-profit incorporated community association established in 2007. Our volunteer-led, independent and a political organisation is also a Registered Environmental Organisation(REO) and charity with DGR status. We have a growing collaborative network across the community, government, business sectors as well as with other NGOs. Over the last decade, our reputation has grown considerably built upon the consistent delivery of strong project outcomes; effective community engagement; well-coordinated, professional events and evidence-based articulate advocacy.In 2020, Geelong Sustainability released a newStrategy 2025, which acknowledged we’re in a global climate emergency and that the next decade is crucial!
We know that a fast and fair transition will deliver economic opportunities and ecological benefits for Geelong and its people. We want to empower the bold transformative action required to become a zero carbon city region.We restructured our operations under four pillars aligned to four Sustainable Development Goals: 1) ClimateAction, 2) Renewable Energy, 3) Circular Economy and 4) SustainableCities and Communities.