Our community members consistently show their desire to protect our natural world, and commit to sustainable and environmentally friendly practices.

In a recent study conducted by the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP), the Surf Coast Shire was placed in the second highest category for density of environmental volunteers in Victoria. Visit Surf Coast Shire Council’s website to learn more about local environment groups and to get involved. If you, or a person or group you know, have got a story to share contact us at info@surfcoast.vic.gov.au

We have compiled a selection of stories featuring local groups and individuals taking action on issues that matter to them, and developing local solutions to global challenges.

Local Stories

Repair Café Surf Coast

La-nee Isherwood

Karen Shum

Graeme Stockton

Alison Marchant

Alex Marshall

A Living Entity


Surf Coast Environmental Action Team

Winchelsea Land and River Care