If ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE has left you wanting to take concrete action on climate change, our Take Action Partners have plenty of worthwhile practical steps that you can take.

One of our biggest environmental and social impacts is our choice of bank. Make the switch to a bank that has not made and will not make any loans to the fossil fuel industry, including coal and coal seam gas projects.

Join thousands of Victorians already fighting climate change and utilise the Victorian Government initiative. You can install solar PV system packages with Sustainability Victoria and get a rebate of 50%! *conditions apply

Cut your rubbish in half and dramatically reduce your carbon emissions by composting at home. Compost Revolution, the largest community of composters and worm farmers in Australia, makes it easier than ever to get started with quick online tutorials to brush up your composting, worm farming, and bokashi fermentation skills, and hooks you up with discounted composting gear delivered to your door from councils across Australia.

Become a composting hero! ShareWaste connects people who wish to recycle their kitchen scraps with their neighbours who are already composting, worm-farming or keep chickens.

Podcasts

BBC’s Costing the Earth 
Exploring man’s effect on the environment and how it reacts, questioning accepted truths, challenging those in charge and reporting on progress towards improving the world.

PRI Living on Earth 
Living on Earth is a weekly news and information program from PRI about the world’s changing environment, ecology, and human health. If there’s something new about global warming, climate change, environmental politics or environmental quality and human health, you can count on Host Steve Curwood and the LOE public radio news team to keep you up to date with fair and accurate coverage.

Warm Regards
A podcast about the warming planet.

Sustainababble
A weekly podcast about the environment, for and by the confused.

Climatic 
Climactic tells the stories of the people making a difference. Regular people like us, in a daily struggle to live sustainable lives. We are a collective of storytellers from across the country, helping individuals and groups share their stories of inspiration, tenacity, and humanity.

Terrestrial
These short but sweet episodes explore the choices we make in a world we’ve changed. They travel to America – from ranches in Oregon to churches in Colorado – to tell the stories of people making personal choices in the face of environmental change. They are intimate tales of determination and hope in a era dominated by climate fear.

Apps

Shop Ethical gives you the low-down on the environmental and social record of companies behind common brands you buy in Australian supermarkets and beyond.

RecycleSmart — type in your post code and you find out what you can recycle

Bikemap — maps of bike traps around Australia and the world

Depop — A second-hand clothing app where you can buy and sell your clothing.

Good on You App — Ethical Brand Rating, wear the change you want to see!

CycleWayz — Get on your bike and go on holiday, see the best cycle routes in Australia, and internationally!

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