Practical Actions

Below are some of the positive, practical actions that you can take to help bring about a sustainable future in which everyone can flourish...

Install an efficient heater

Some heaters are much more efficient than others. Continue reading

Build or renovate a sustainable house

The smaller a home’s footprint, the easier it is to achieve high energy efficiency. Continue reading

Fix dripping taps

Fixing your dripping taps is one of the easiest and cheapest things you can do to save water in your home. Continue reading

Install an efficient shower head

Switching to an efficient shower head can save you heaps off your bills each year! Continue reading

Grow your own food

There's nothing more satisfying than watching your garden grow from seeds to thriving living plants. Continue reading

Install solar photovoltaic panels

Join the more than 30,000 Tasmanian households who are already harnessing the sun to generate electricity! Rooftop solar is a great way to contribute toward Tasmania achieving 100% renewable electricity. While rebates and feed-in tariffs aren't as generous as they once were, product prices have tumbled, and so solar panels still give great bang-for-buck. Continue reading

Use active transport

Switching your mode of transport to walking, biking or running can save money, carbon and often also time. Continue reading

Repair, and then recycle, your mobile phone

Next time you’re looking at a new phone, why not try repairing your old one first? Then, recycle. Continue reading

Use an ethical bank

Make sure your bank isn't using your money to support the fossil fuel industry. Continue reading

Donate to charity

Help an NGO catalyse change toward a sustainable and fair world for current and future generations by making tax deductible donations. Continue reading

Use an ethical superannuation provider

Switching super funds takes 2 minutes and has huge impacts. Will your retirement be funded by fossil fuels, tobacco, and gambling, or by renewable energy, health, and helping homeless people? Your choice. Continue reading