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Surfrider Foundation Surf Coast Branch volunteers are supporting local community group Plastic Bag Free Torquay to tackle the issue of plastic pollution in Torquay through their assistance with the implementation of a bag share initiative called Boomerang Bags.
With the Alcoa coal mine’s imminent closure the heathland could all be added to the Great Otway National Park. This is something which Geelong Environment Council, among others, is now beginning to advocate for.
Surfrider Foundation Surf Coast branch celebrate the proclamation of a Marine National Park at Bells Beach after five years of lobbying and consultation
BOSS is running a bag making competition and associated workshops. This is part of a campaign to reduce the number of single use plastic bags in our town, and get people to start considering options.
Transition Towns – BOQ is an initiative which brings neighbours together to support each other in reducing environmental impacts, by being more self-sufficient with food and energy production, while minimising waste. Part of the Transition Movement. Based in VIC.