These groups are made up of volunteers who contribute many hours to causes such as protecting our environment, waste reduction and advocating for stronger action on climate change. If you would like to add your sustainability and environmental community group to this page, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Community and laneway gardens
There are four community and laneway gardens in Glen Eira. They are community-run.
Boomerang Bags Glen Eira
Dedicated volunteers who sew bags from donated fabric. Bags are gifted to local business partners with the aim to Recycle, Reuse and Renew to Reduce waste/landfill.
Carnegie Green Team
Works on creative recycling options, opportunities for greening their local area and much more. The group’s motto is ‘start where you are’.
Glen Eira Bicycle Users Group (BUG)
A volunteer organisation of cyclists with the goal of promoting sustainable transport through safer cycling facilities in Glen Eira.
Glen Eira Emergency Climate Action Network (GECAN)
GECAN is working to make Glen Eira a climate action leader for a safe, equitable and liveable future.
Jewish Climate Network
Catalyses the Jewish community to support and strongly advocate for action on climate change.
Love Our Street (LOS)
LOS groups organise regular community street cleans in their local areas to keep our suburbs free of litter. LOS is part of the BeachPatrol network. BeachPatrol is a network of volunteers who clean beaches, streets and parks. If you’re interested in starting a local LOS chapter, please contact BeachPatrol. Their contact details can be found on their website.
Love Our Street 3161 (Caulfield North)
Love Our Street 3162 (Caulfield, Caulfield South)
Love Our Street 3204 (Bentleigh, McKinnon, Ormond)
St Kilda Repair Café
A free meeting place where you can meet people with the knowledge, equipment, skills and advice to repair any item you bring to the cafe.
Transition Glen Eira
Part of an international movement of local communities coming together to reimagine and rebuild our world.