Botanical Gardens

Sustainability

The start of our natural environment impacts greatly on almost every aspect of our daily lives. The environment is not just trees and animals – it is the very air we breathe, the water we drink, our weather, the buildings we live in and much more.

Our vision is for the City of Greater Dandenong to be one of the most sustainable cities in Australia by 2030.

We’re working together with our local community to achieve this and create a cleaner, greener Greater Dandenong - today and for generations to come.

 

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The City of Greater Dandenong offers a wide range of free environmental activities and events throughout the year.
Well designed buildings and places are attractive, useable, cost less and minimise their impact on the environment.
We are working towards a zero waste future.
Council is actively working towards emergency action on climate change.
There are many factors that impact air quality, but road vehicles are the biggest polluters. 
Greater Dandenong runs school programs that teaches and inspires kids about the environment and wildlife.
Get involved in community environmental groups and programs and start making a difference.
It can be easy to forget how precious clean drinking water is and how we all need to work together to manage it well.