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Useful websites

Useful websites

  • Your Home
    Your Home is a set of tools developed to encourage the design, construction or renovation of homes to be comfortable, healthy and more environmentally sustainable.
  • Energy rating guide for appliances
    Australia’s leading guide to choosing energy efficient appliances.
  • Energy Star
    Energy Star is an international standard for energy efficient office equipment including computers, printers and photocopiers, and home electronics such as TVs, audio products and DVD players.
  • Guidelines for Households and Communities
    On this website, you'll find information about the actions the Department of Climate Change is taking. But climate change is a challenge shared by all Australians - so this website also includes information about actions householders and industry can take to reduce their carbon pollution.
  • Resource Smart
    Find out how you can start your journey to a sustainable home.
  • Climate Action Network Australia
    Climate Action Network Australia (CANA) is an alliance of over 30 regional, state and national environmental, health, community development, and research groups from throughout Australia. CANA was formed in 1998 to be the Australian branch of the global CAN network, with representative groups in over 70 nations.
  • Climate Crisis
    The website accompanies Al Gore’s remarkable film ‘An Inconvenient Truth’. The site contains climate change news, science, action ideas, and links to useful sites.
  • Waste Management Association of Australia (Tas branch)
    The Tasmanian branch of the Waste Management Association of Australia (WMAA). WMAA is the peak national forum working to shift the waste management industry towards economically and environmentally sustainable solutions.
  • Freecycle
    An online exchange for unwanted items - and everything is free! Click on ‘Tasmania’, then find your local group.
  • Green Pages Australia
    Green Pages is a national directory of environmentally sustainable products and services. Green Pages also produce a magazine in two editions, for business and lifestyle. Both are available online.
  • LivingGreener
    Living Greener has been designed to enable greater uptake of efficiency opportunities by making information easy to find, being user friendly to read and navigate and providing the information people need to take action. The portal will assist to lead users to appropriate information along with rebates, grants, loans and programs.

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