Community Based NEWS & REPORTS of Action, Solutions, and Issues around a Sustainable Future

About Us

This site has been set up to act as a gateway to News & Stories from, and about Transition Town Groups, Members, and similar community action sustainability groups and individuals. It is moderated by the team behind  - www.transitionaustralia.net - Transition Towns Australia Inc  ABN 98 645 508 851

The stories have been organised as a Resource Bank:


•    Food
    * Growing (Permaculture, urban, bio-intensive, community gardening)
    * Shopping (sustainable shopping, seasonality, organics etc)
    * Eating (recipes, preserving etc)
    * Scraps and waste (composting, minimising etc)

•    Energy
    * Renewables & Energy Sources
    * Retrofitting & Energy Savings

•    Transport
    * Getting around town
        - Cars, Bicycles, Public Transport
    * Getting around the country

•    Facilitation
    * Forming a group
    * Maintaining a group
    * Dealing with challenges and ‘tricky bits’
    * Governance models

•    Taking it to the streets
    * Transition Streets
    * Organising events and local actions
    * Community building

•    REconomy
    * Local economies and alternate approaches
    * Social Supports

•    Living for one planet
    * Upcycling
    * Reducing and dealing with waste (other than food)
    * Recycling and repairing (including repair cafes)

•    Getting Involved
    * Activism & Advocacy
    * Local Impact
    * Global Climate Action

•    Self Care (staying sane in an insane world)
    * Transition Thrive
    * Self – care and wellbeing
    * Community Resilience

•    Starting a Transition Group