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  • Category: Environment and sustainability
Anakie Community Garden
established in March 2012 and located in the heart of Anakie yearly membership fee of $15 this gives you access to the hothouse and the communal garden beds there are no individual plots, we all contr...
ATA Geelong Electric Vehicle Branch
Provides a forum for anyone interested in Electric Vehicles, including bicycles, cars and other forms of electric transport.
Australian Red Cross Shop
Donated goods including clothing, fashion accessories, bric a brac, furniture, books, kitchenware and homewares.
Barwon Coast Committee of Management Incorporated
Coastal management - recreation - environmental protection Caravan parks River and Port management.
Barwon Heads Community Arts Garden
Community based productive permaculture garden, art cooperative and environmental demonstration site. Contains a communal veggie patch as well as individual plots, an orchard, covered meeting space with cooking and sto...
Barwon Heads Sustainability Group
Encourages networking and sharing of experiences and conducts community education activities around sustainability practices and issues.
Batesford - Fyansford - Stonehaven Landcare Group
A small but active group, our focus has widened from primarily agricultural issues to include the protection, preservation and enhancement of the natural forest, wood and grasslands that remain in the region.
Bellarine Brewing Company
We produce the only micro brewed beer on the Bellarine Peninsula under the label of Two Wives Brewery.
Bellarine Catchment Network

A community driven project to protect and enhance the Bellarine Peninsula.

Assisted in the protection of Swan Bay and Lake Connewarre RAMSAR wetlands, pest, plant, animal and erosion control.

Bellarine Hydroponics

Bellarine Hydroponics has been producing tomatoes hydroponically on the Bellarine Peninsula since 1993.

A family run business we employ up to 20 people at the height of the growing season in summer.

Bellarine Landcare Group

The Bellarine Landcare Group (BLG) aims to preserve, protect and enhance the natural environment of the Bellarine Peninsula.

We are part of the Victorian volunteer Landcare movement - a joint effort between vo...

Belmont Food Swap
Swap your excess garden produce or donate to access produce if you have no garden produce.
Belmont Toy Library
Providing families with access to quality age appropriate toys for young children aged between 0-5 years. Library services provided by volunteers. Affordable annual membership fee applies.
Bike Safe

Bike Safe is a community group started by local cyclists in Geelong and the Surf Coast.

We aim to improve bike safety on local roads and paths in response to increasing accident rates and poor infrastruct...

Birdland Organic Seed
Produces local organic seeds and local organic vegetables.
Brotherhood of St Laurence Community Store
The Brotherhood of St Laurence Store (op shop) Grovedale is an iconic warehouse sized store, which has been a part of the Geelong community for almost a decade and is run by a dedicated team of staff and volunteers who p...
BusinessBasics
Business Consulting

BusinessBasics is a business consulting firm specialising in helping small to medium businesses achieve their goals. 

We can help your business meet the requirements of various quality management standards...

Buy Bellarine Produce Barn
The Buy Bellarine vision is to encourage and support the quality, quantity and variety of fresh, locally available produce and products of The Bellarine.
Cheeselinks
We teach people how to make cheese at home with our cheesemaking workshops and we have a range of products for home cheesemakers.
CJ Turner Plumbing Contractors Pty Ltd

We offer a full installation and maintenance service on the following products:

septic tanks sand filters water treatment plants grey water systems water tanks

We ar...

Clifton Springs Garden Club
Clifton Springs Garden Club meets every 3rd Monday of the Month at the Drysdale Uniting Church Hall.  We also have bus trips to gardens both locally and within 2 hours of Drysdale. Each month we have a guest speaker...
Cloverdale Community Centre
Food swap
Swap your excess garden produce. There are edible gardens around the centre.
Cloverdale Community Centre

Cloverdale is a Neighbourhood House and Learn Local organisation providing a range of programs and activities including:

Learn Local pre-accredited courses aimed at developing employment skills or pathwaying...
Conservation Volunteers Australia

Conservation Volunteers Australia involve the community in practical conservation projects in urban, regional and remote Australia. Volunteering with us around Geelong is a great way to learn about local environment...

Corangamite CMA
Corangamite Waterwatch

Waterwatch is a national community water monitoring program focussed on environmental education and awareness. It brings together schools, community, Landcare groups, landowners, councils, water managers and individua...

Diversitat
Northern Community Hub

Community garden including a demonstration and training garden. 

North Geelong Mens Shed program, multicultural garden, different groups with plots.

Dog Rocks Flora and Fauna Sanctuary
An area of 83 hectares with a frontage to the Moorabool River. An important area of conservation for our rapidly disappearing flora and fauna.
Drysdale Cheese

Drysdale Cheeses is the first commercial goat cheese manufacturer on the Bellarine Peninsula. Registered in December 2005, our cheese making concentrates on a range of hand made cheeses, manufactured from the hig...

Drysdale Family Support
Second Chance Shop
At Second Chance Shop good quality used clothing and other second hand items are sold for very affordable prices.
Drysdale Harvest Basket Food Swap
Swap your excess garden produce. Excess is passed along to the local food bank or Men’s kitchen.
Drysdale Resource Recovery Centre
The Drysdale Resource and Recovery Centre and Transfer Station can accept a wide variety of items including old computer equipment, white goods and building materials.
Drysdale Toy Library

Providing families with access to quality age appropriate toys for young children aged between 0-6 years.

Library services provided by volunteers.

Affordable annual membership fee applies.

Eastern Geelong Community Centre Food Swap

Promoting locally grown produce.

Eastern Geelong Food Swap
Food swap for residents of Eastern Geelong suburbs.
Eco Laundry Room - Geelong

Self service laundry - wash and dry.

With Eco Laundry Room, you get the best possible wash and dry experience in the world, that certainly reduces the impact on the environment.

Eco Select
Sustainable Building Consultant

Eco Select are specialists in sustainable building, advising home owners, architects, designers and developers on efficient ways of improving the sustainability of new homes, renovations and importantly, existing hous...

Encompass Community Services
Ready Start

ReadyStart provides affordable, pre-loved clothing. If you are looking for good quality clothing come visit us. Whether you want to look for job interview, a party, or just an affordable wardrobe makeover. We can get ...

Encompass Community Services
Hub 3219 & HomeStart

Hub 3219 & HomeStart is more than a pre-loved furniture store that will give a new home to your unwanted furniture.

It is also a place to provide work experience in a team environment for people who are ty...

Environment Protection Authority
The EPA is responsible for protecting and improving the air, land and water environments through management of waste, control of noise and prevention of pollution.
Freecycle Geelong

The Freecycle Network™ is made up of 5,315 groups with 9,144,329 members around the world, and next door to you.

It's a grassroots and entirely nonprofit movement of people who are giving (and getting) s...

Friends of Buckley Falls

Environmental care Friends' group, involved in revegetation and weeding on both sides of the Barwon River (Fyansford, Highton and Wandana), including Redgum Island between the Barwon and Moorabool Rivers.

The l...

Friends of Edwards Point

Edwards Point is the last remaining stand of coastal woodland on the Bellarine Peninsula.

We are a group of people who maintain the natural environment of the reserve on a voluntary basis.

Friends of Mud Island
Non-profit, volunteer group to assist in the care, maintenance and preservation of the Mud Islands State Wildlife Reserve.
Friends of The Bluff
Friends of the Bluff (FOB) is a group of volunteers formed in 1994. The members have a common interest: caring for the welfare of the complete ecosystem of the Barwon Heads Bluff. The main aims of the group are to: ...
Friends of The Lobster Pot
Barwon Estuary Heritage Centre provides glimpses of the marvellous diversity of natural and cultural history around the Barwon River Estuary area from marine life, aboriginal culture, mammals, shipwrecks with a  fea...
Friends of the Ocean Grove Nature Reserve
The Ocean Grove Nature Reserve is a rectangular, 1.43 square kilometre nature reserve next to the town of Ocean Grove. It contains the only significant remnant of native woodland on the Bellarine Peninsula as it was pri...
Future Proofing Geelong
Future Proofing Geelong promotes initiatives which seek to support the region in working towards a low carbon future.
Future Tree Health

Future Tree Health is a professional arborist consultancy service, providing advice and solutions for trees, gardens, landscapes and construction sites.

Our arborist services include:

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Geelong Beekeepers Club
The Geelong Beekeepers Club intends to: foster good beekeeping practice in the community promote the intersts of beekeeping study all aspects of beekeeping.
Geelong Better Block
Assisting local communities to reactivate urban areas, making them more liveable.
Geelong Botanic Gardens
Geelong Botanic Gardens is a fabulous regional garden.  Be inspired by heritage and contemporary landscapes which showcase plants from around the world.  Discover more through our guided walks and activiti...
Geelong Field Naturalists Club Inc

The GFNC promotes the study and conservation of plants, wildlife and the environment.

The Club has informative meetings and frequent excursions to observe and record details of flora, fauna, geology and history...

Geelong Herb Society Inc.

The Geelong Herb Society meets regularly in a friendly social environment, to promote an interest in the cultivation, propagation and use of herbs.

Many members have specialised herb knowledge which they are h...

Geelong Indigenous Nursery
Produces quality local native plants appropriate to the growing conditions in and around Geelong.
Geelong Landcare Network
Environmental Group

The Geelong Landcare Network aims to bring together landholders to share knowledge and achieve on-ground environmental improvements. The network coordinates a broad range of activities involving farmers, landholders a...

Geelong Orchid & Indoor Plant Club Incorporated
To support and encourage the hobby of growing orchids and indoor plants in the Geelong region. To provide a happy and informative environment for club members to enjoy at all our meetings and functions. To...
Geelong Organic Gardeners
Geelong Organic Gardeners inform people how to grow organic produce for themselves.
Geelong Resource Recovery Centre
The Geelong Resource and Recovery Centre and Transfer Station can accept a wide variety of items including old computers, building materials, whitegoods and hardwaste.
Geelong Sustainability Group
We are a dynamic and creative community group focused on sharing information, facilitating education and supporting action. Geelong Sustainability Group's mission is to inform, inspire and connect communities to cre...
Geelong West Community Garden Inc
The Geelong West Community Garden was established in 1985. It is a wonderful facility for those who don't have room at home to grow vegetables and/or simply want to garden with others in a tranquil environment. Garde...
Geelong West Toy Library

Providing families with access to quality age appropriate toys for young children aged between 0-5 years.

Library services provided by volunteers.

Affordable annual membership fee applies.

Get Growing - On the Bellarine
This group is open to connect any interested gardeners or soon-to-be-gardeners!
Green Care Mulching
Green Care Mulching are the experts in the field when it comes to green waste processing, land clearance, recycling of construction timber, mulching and tree removal.
Green Mumma

We deliver chemical free and organic produce and groceries to Geelong and the Bellarine Peninsula.

A majority of the produce we offer is grown locally.

Greening Geelong West Inc

An interest group, keen to liaise with the City about greening options, traffic calming and pedestrian and cycling amenity

Greening Geelong West Inc has a proud history of taking grassroots action to preserve a...

Grovedale Community Garden Inc

Founded in 1983, the non-profit Grovedale Community Garden is 40 plots nestled within 1 acre and is dedicated to building and sustaining organic growing throughout Australia.

It is one of the oldest community g...

Grovedale Food Swap
Swap your excess garden produce.
Grovedale Toy Library

Providing families with access to quality age appropriate toys for young children aged between 0-5 years.

Library services provided by volunteers.

Affordable annual membership fee applies.

New ...

Heaven Cent Op Shop

We welcome you all to come and find yourself a bargain!

Come and say hello to our unpaid volunteers who support the Bellarine Gateway Anglican Parish.

Highton Food Swap
Swap your excess garden produce.
Hope Community Garden - Northern Hub
The Hope Community Garden was initiated in 2005 with Federal funding through Skills Victoria. It was funded to create opportunities for culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) clients to enrol in a Certificate 1 in ...
Innate Ecology
Designing sustainably, integrating systems and innate ecologies in urban settlements.
Lara Community Garden and Art Precinct (LCGAP)

At LCGAP we offer individual plots and communal areas for shared gardening.

Promoting healthy eating, healthy communities and working together for a sustainable future using organic and permiculture practices....

Leopold Toy Library

The Leopold Toy Library offers a toy lending program where families and carers can access quality, educational, age appropriate toys, on a regular basis. There are a variety of toys that cater across the developmental...

Lifeline Op Shop - Belmont

A smaller more intimate style of shopping is achieved in this store.

The main items sold in this store are clothing for everyone, jewellery, books, shoes, accessories, linen, bric-a-brac, cushions, bedding, be...

Lifeline Op Shop - Breakwater

We now have a store in the same location as the warehouse and distribution centre. We invite you to drop-off your preloved items that are of good quality and resaleable to this centre.

We can make arrangement...

Lifeline Op Shop - Drysdale

This store is made up of two shops adjoining one another and it resides in our beautiful “Village Walk” shopping complex just off Clifton Springs Road.

We have holiday makers frequenting our store ...

Lifeline Op Shop - Grovedale
Lifeline op shops sell pre-loved items including homewares, clothing, bric a brac, books and furniture.
Lifeline Op Shop - Newcomb

The Newcomb store is one Geelong Lifeline’s latest outlets, providing an array of products at affordable prices.

Please visit the Newcomb store to inspect our range of clothing, bric-a-brac, menswear, fu...

Lighthouse Olive Oil
A multi-award winning olive oil, grown and cold pressed on the Bellarine Peninsula.
Little Earth Nest
Provides natural, organic and environmentally friendly products for families.
Lonsdale Tomato Farm
We grow a huge range of tomato varieties as well as lettuce and other seasonal produce.
Magic Meadow - Fresh Farm Produce
Our farm has been developed around self-sustainability. We produce and sell direct to the public many products including honey, eggs, jams, sauces and preserves.
Manifold Heights Community Garden
A small, friendly, chemical free community garden providing a social link and an educational resource for the local community.
Manifold Heights Food Swap

Swap your excess garden produce.

Produce from schools forest garden also available.

Manzanillo Grove

Manzanillo Grove has over 4500 olive trees and 7 different varieties.

We pride ourselves in producing a fine quality cold pressed extra virgin olive oil that is processed on the property.

Norlane Baptist Church

Norlane Baptist is a small and local neighbourhood based church.  

The church community is a wonderful network of relationships connected through a shared life together.

The Norlane Baptist Church ...

Norlane Community Garden

Norlane Community Fruit, Herb and Vegetable Garden is self managed by residents of all ages, cultures and abilities, to grow fresh healthy fruit and vegetables for their own use.

Contact us if you are interest...

Ocean Grove Coastcare Group
Community volunteers who have a passion for protecting and enhancing our coast.
Ocean Grove Community Garden

The community garden:

provides opportunities for community members to join and grow their own produce, or share in community gardening activities promotes self sufficient organic gardening principles, he...
Ocean Grove Toy Library

The Ocean Grove Toy Library is a voluntary non–profit organisation run by and for parents and families of the local Ocean Grove community.We aim to provide pleasurable play and learning experiences at minimal co...

Organic Larder
Organic Larder brings to Geelong and surrounding districts the widest range of high quality, certified organic and bio-dynamic produce ever seen in the area.
PCs for Kids

Charity organisation that receives donations of personal computers from business and the general public, repairs or rebuilds them with new components as required and sells them at minimal cost to families of children ...

Ponda Estate Vineyard
Our three-acre block produces a stunning, handcrafted single vineyard Pinot Noir wine. We are committed to using sustainable and eco-friendly viticultural practices.
Port Produce
A broad range of affordable fruit and vegetables from local growers.
Public Transport Users Association - Geelong Branch

Represents the interests of local public transport users.

Our aim is to achieve long overdue improvements to public transport in and around Geelong.

Queenscliffe Produce Swap
We swap homegrown fruit, vegetables, herbs, eggs, homemade produce - jams, chutney, breads, seedlings and more!
Queenscliffe Toy Library

Providing families with access to quality age appropriate toys for young children aged between 0-5 years.

Library services provided by volunteers.

Affordable annual membership fee applies.

Rocksalt Catering
Local catering company which uses the best quality local free-range meats and organic produce where possible.
Salvos Stores - Barwon Terrace
Salvos Stores provide customers gifted and new products at affordable prices.
Salvos Stores - Geelong West
Salvos Stores provide customers gifted and new products at affordable prices.
Salvos Stores - Grovedale
Salvos Stores provide customers gifted and new products at affordable prices.
Salvos Stores - Moolap
Salvos Stores provide customers gifted and new products at affordable prices.
Salvos Stores - North Geelong
Salvos Stores provide customers gifted and new products at affordable prices.
Salvos Stores - South Geelong
Salvos Stores provide customers gifted and new products at affordable prices.
Sea Bounty Mussels

A family owned company that has been involved in the fishing industry for over 30 years.

Mussel aquaculture is a growing primary production sector and is meeting the criteria of environmentally sustainable dev...

Second Hand School Supplies
Buy and sell your second hand school text books and uniforms on consignment.
Soft Loud House Architects

Values-Based Architecture for Environment, Community and Spirit.

Founded in creative, sustainable and sensitive design, our organic architectural style offers a deeper connection with nature, minimises negati...

Spare Meals Geelong
Do you have overloaded fruit trees? Have you cooked too much dinner? Cleaned out your pantry to find excess staples or your freezer to find excess meat? You can offer up your excess items on our Facebook page or donate ...
SpringDale Community Garden
Community Garden

Provide fresh produce to Drysdale FoodBank weekly.

Provide opportunities for our members to learn to grow produce organically witht he support of our garden manager and members.

Operate a back-to-basics ...

St Leonards Food Swap
Swap your excess garden produce.
St Luke's Uniting Church Environment Action Group
We are a group of members and friends of the St Luke’s congregation who have a particular passion for God’s Earth and our role in caring for creation. Our meetings include: bible study from an eco-theology ...
St Matthews Op Shop
Pre-loved clothing, linen and bric-a-brac.
Stone Circle Landscapes
Landscape designer with a focus on sustainability, creating landscapes that have a minimal impact on the environment, both locally and globally.
Swan Bay Environment Association

The Swan Bay Environment Association recognises the importance of Swan Bay as a wetland of national and international importance and is actively working to ensure the area remains in a natural and unspoilt state.

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The Egg Man

The Egg Man farms quality free-range eggs where the hens roam free from dawn to dusk.

Eggs are collected three to four times a day.

The Grinter Garden

A new and exciting community space. We are a group of residents brought together with a common desire to share a healthier way of living through organic gardening methods and healthy food options.   We hold wor...

The Little Shed
Pre-loved clothing, furniture, manchester, books, toys and bric-a-brac.
The Mattress Recycler

Reusing and recycling mattresses are the most desirable alerternatives to disposing your old mattress. 90% of their materials can be recycled and kept out of landfill.

We offer a collection service to pick up y...

The Mulch Centre
A leading supplier of mulch and soil enhancing products to assist in home food production.
Timber Zoo
Recycled timber warehouse.
Transition East Geelong
We are a group of local residents working together to decrease our reliance on fossil fuels and increase our reliance on each other in fun and healthy ways.
Transition South Barwon (TSB)

Transition is a worldwide movement where a grassroots community comes together to explore ways that a town or region can transition to a truly sustainable, resilient and happ...

Tuckerberry Hill Berry Orchard and Cafe

A pick your own blueberry and strawberry farm with a cafe and local produce market.

Fruit availability dependent  on weather conditions.

Check Facebook page for updates.

UnitingCare Geelong
Treasures Op Shop

Donated goods include:

clothing: men’s, ladies, children’s, retro gear accessories furniture toys books Manchester/ linen crockery sporting gear electrical goods ...
UnitingCare Geelong
Drysdale Village Op Shop
Donated goods include clothing, furniture, toys, books, manchester.
UnitingCare Geelong
Ormond Village Op Shop

Donated goods include:

clothing: men’s, ladies, children’s, retro gear accessories furniture  toys books Manchester/ linen crockery sporting gear electrical g...
UnitingCare Geelong
Vines Options Op Shop

Donated goods include:

clothing: men’s, ladies, children’s, retro gear accessories furniture toys books Manchester/ linen crockery sporting gear electrical goods ...
UnitingCare Geelong
First Options Op Shop

Donated goods include:

clothing: men’s, ladies, children’s, retro gear accessories furniture toys books Manchester/ linen crockery sporting gear electrical goods ...
UnitingCare Geelong
Point Lonsdale Op Shop

Donated goods include:

clothing: men’s, ladies, children’s, retro gear accessories furniture toys books Manchester/ linen crockery sporting gear electrical goods ...
Urban Upcycle

At Urban Upcycle, it is our aim to help preserve the Earth by minimising negative environmental impact through upcycling reusable and interesting items which would otherwise be heading for landfill.

We provide ...

Village Walk Opportunity Shop

We stock a good range of quality Ladies, Mens, and Childrens clothing, also Household, Bric-a-Brac , Books and Magazines. All goods available at excellent prices. We have a permanent Rack of bargain clothing items pr...

Vines Options Opportunity Shop

Since opening in 1994, Vines Options has become part of the local community and our volunteers are always ready with welcoming conversation and a friendly ear to those that are isolated or vulnerable.   

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Vines Road Community Centre Inc

The Vines Road Community Centre is so much more than a venue for hire and a space for community-based activities. Our friendly, helpful staff and volunteers are tech-savvy and are very skilled at locating information...

Vinnies Centre - Geelong West

Featuring a fantastic range of fashion, homeware and books there's something for everyone at our Geelong West store.

Vinnies Centre - Grovedale
Vinnies Centres provide a variety of goods including furniture, clothing and household goods to families and people who are in need.
Vinnies Centre - Hamlyn Heights
Vinnies Centres provide a variety of goods including furniture, clothing and household goods to families and people who are in need.
Vinnies Centre - Norlane
Vinnies Centres provide a variety of goods including furniture, clothing and household goods to families and people who are in need.
Vinnies Centre - Ocean Grove
Vinnies Ocean Grove features a great range of fashion, homewares, books and furniture, including mattresses. Catering for the local community and the many tourist's, our Ocean Grove store is well worth a visit....
Vinnies Centre - South Geelong
Vinnies Centres provide a variety of goods including furniture, clothing and household goods to families and people who are in need.
Waurn Ponds Community Garden

The Waurn Ponds Community Garden provides an opportunity to cultivate and grow produce with fellow green thumbs.

The allocated plots include a combination of raised beds and large in-ground beds.

Worm Lovers
We produce high quality vermiculture products and promote the use of worms in a more sustainable world.


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