EcoLogic useful websites

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For teachers and students

Australian Government Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency

NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA)

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service

Sydney Water

Fun stuff for Kids

CSIRO: activity

US EPA: climate change kids’ site

NASA Climate Kids

Organisations and Government

The Australia Institute

Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australian Conservation Foundation

Australian Ethical Investment

Australian Marine Conservation Society

Cleanup Australia



Fair Trade Association of Australia and New Zealand

Forest Stewardship Council Australia

Institute for Sustainable Futures

Local Government and Shires Association of NSW

Marine Stewardship Council

Nature Conservation Council of NSW

Planet Ark

United Nations Environment Program

WWF Australia

Directories and Magazines

Eco-shout Green Directory

Ecospecifier (green building materials and technologies)



Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Australian Government Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency

Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme

Land, Water and Biodiversity

Australian Museum: Australia’s biodiversity

Greening Australia

Landcare Australia

Murray-Darling Basin Authority

NSW Department of Primary Industries

Acidsulfate soils

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service

Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards Scheme


Built Environment

Sustainable home design guide

Energy Rating: energy efficient appliances

Forest Stewardship Council Australia (building materials)

Michael Mobbs Sustainable Projects (the sustainable house)

Sustainable Gardening Australia


Cansmart (steel can recycling)

NSW Government Environment and Heritage

Planet Ark and Sensis: recycling near you

Visy Recycling


Alternative Technology Association



Bicycle NSW

Pedestrian Council of Australia

NSW Ministry of Transport

The Green Vehicle Guide


Copyright and Permissions

Arts Law Centre of Australia

Australian Copyright Council: information sheets

Copyright Act 1968

Terri Janke, Our Culture : Our Future
Report on Australian Indigenous Cultural and Intellectual Property Rights


Where to learn more about some items designed for ecological sustainability

Home insulation

Homewares: and

Biodegradable plastics:

Envirofill Biodegradable packaging beads

Cork tiles

Do-It-Yourself water saving kit

Energy rating scheme

Fair trade tea

Recycled glass tiles

Hebel brick

Interface carpet tiles

LED torch


Pilot BeGreen pens

Polartec clothing

Water saving products

Sisal floor covering


Water efficiency labelling scheme

Wind-up radio and solar-powered products

Wool insulation

Sustainable fish dinners

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