Our Environment

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What we do for our environment


aerial photo of Kiama showing a clear skyAir Quality
About local air quality and regulation of air pollution including our policy on burning of vegetation and using wood-fired heaters


Cover of the Grow Local Illawarra Native Garden GuideBiodiversity
The importance of biodiversity, flora and fauna communities, our local strategies, important rehabilitation projects including Spring Creek Wetlands, Bonaira Native Gardens and Jerrara Dam Arboretum. Download our Grow Local Illawarra Native Garden Guide


Photo of the top of a windmillClimate change
Our role and contribution, details and effectiveness of our administration building photovoltaic system, embodied energy and Renewable Energy Certificates


bulldozer working on dirt pile minnamurraLand
Environmental management of land including overgrown sites, acid sulfate soils, erosion and sediment, contamination. Review our analysis certificates and annual reports for our closed landfills


photo of pelicans floating on Werri LagaoonWater
Regulation of water pollution, affects of onsite sewage management facilities and stormwater systems, plans for our estuaries, how healthy are our beaches, our Water Savings Action Plan and the use of automated data loggers