Council works with its community to create a well-planned and sustainable urban environment. Council encourages residents to consider incorporating sustainable design principles into buildings and renovation.
Sustainable design considers the relationship of the building to the local environment and community, and the broader environment and community, for now and in the future.
Guidelines and practical tips are available on Your Home, Australia’s guide to environmentally sustainable homes.
Sustainable designers, builders and renovators consider:
Follow the stories of the owners of sustainable houses and learn about the process, products and valuable design ideas.
Image courtesy of James Robertson, Lewisham House
Visit houses on Sustainable House Day, held every year in September.
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