Environment news and events

We run a number of fun and free events throughout the year to help you on your journey to live more sustainability in Stonnington.

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Get involved with these local environmental groups

ABC Community Garden



Run by members and open to all, this garden aims to brings the community and the environment together in a shared garden space. More than just a garden, it’s a place to discover sustainable, productive and creative living.

Breakfree Stonnington


Engaging with the Stonnington community on climate change

Buy Nothing Project

Malvern, Armadale

A project aiming to build community amongst members through the act of gifting and asking for items for free, bringing back the notion that you could ask a neighbour to borrow some milk for your tea.

Cultivating Communities


Across Melbourne

Volunteers support the organisation with their aim of creating a fair, secure,andresilientfoodsystem for all.

East Malvern Men’s Shed

East Malvern

Repairing items for local childcare centres and charity groups whilst building a community of healthy members.

Friends of Gardiners Creek Valley


Glen Iris

Members meet regularly to care for Gardiners Creek Valley through revegetation.

Initiatives of Change


This worldwide movement is working to create a just, peaceful and sustainable world whilst building cultural divides. Get involved through volunteering, attending events, workshops or training courses.

Love Our Streets

Across Melbourne

Cleaning up neighbourhood streets. Join a group or start one up in your neighbourhood.

Pik It Up


A group of local residents running regular clean up events to remove litter from the environment.

Uniting Op Shops


Volunteers support a range of programs, events and activities for vulnerable and marginalised people across Victoria.

Yarra Riverkeeper Association

Yarra River and catchment

An independent community of citizen-advocates working to protect and preserve the Yarra River through clean up events, community education and working with government.

Zero Waste Victoria

Across Melbourne

Inspiring Victorians to reduce their plastic consumption and waste through everyday choices and actions.