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Sustainable Schools

Local Support

The Sustainability team at Yarra Ranges Council fosters Learning for Sustainability in local communities through a range of programs and networks. For support with your sustainability idea or initiative or to learn more, please call 1300 368 333 or email us on lfs@yarraranges.vic.gov.au 

Visit the Learning for Sustainability website

Regional opportunities

Eastern Alliance for Sustainable Learning (EASL)

EASL is a collaboration of 5 Councils (Knox, Manningham, Maroondah, Whitehorse and Yarra Ranges) working with others in our community to promote lifelong learning and action that improves the health, wellbeing and environmental sustainability of local communities.

EASL delivers events and programs across the region that help educators, businesses community organisations and individuals to better network, collaborate and share resources, towards a vision of thriving, engaged environmentally sustainable and resilient communities.

Register to receive quarterly EASL Updates by email.

Visit the EASL website for more information.

State Programs

ResourceSmart Schools is a Victorian Government program which helps schools to embed sustainability across the curriculum and school’s practices.

Many Yarra Ranges schools are active in the program and frequently feature in the annual ResourceSmart Schools awards.

Visit the ResourceSmart Schools website to learn about how your school can become a ResourceSmart school.