Welcome to the Green Building Council of Australia
Launched in 2002, the GBCA is a national, not-for-profit organisation that is committed to developing a sustainable property industry for Australia by encouraging the adoption of green building practices. It is uniquely supported by both industry and governments across the country.
Mission The Green Building Council's mission is to develop a sustainable property industry for Australia and drive the adoption of green building practices through market-based solutions.
Objectives Its key objectives are to drive the transition of the Australian property industry towards sustainability by promoting green building programs, technologies, design practices and operations as well as the integration of green building initiatives into mainstream design, construction and operation of buildings.
Tue 3 May 2016 GBCA media releases | The cities agenda, investment in ‘urban forests’ and a recommitment to the CEFC are the winners, but no new funding for carbon abatement disappoints.
Fri 29 Apr 2016 GBCA media releases | The Australian Government’s new Smart Cities Plan can drive investment in projects that improve the sustainability of our cities.
Fri 29 Apr 2016 Industry news | Tower 2's Green Star rating signifies ‘Australian Excellence’ and demonstrates how a focus on sustainability can drive economic uplift.
Thu 21 Apr 2016 Industry news | St.George’s Barangaroo branch has become the first bank branch and the first retail fitout in Australia to achieve a 6 Star Green Star rating.
Thu 21 Apr 2016 GBCA news | As an election looms on the horizon, cities policy is squarely in the headlights.
Mon 23 May 2016 Events | MELBOURNE The Climate Adaptation and Resilience Master Class provides an overview of adaptation and resilience issues, and how they are addressed under the cred...
Wed 25 May 2016 Events | PERTH Transforming Perth's heritage
Wed 25 May 2016 Events | Aligning the Living Building Challenge imperative with Green Star
Thu 26 May 2016 Events | SYDNEY Climate projections for our region indicate warmer and drier conditions with increased frequency of natural disasters, including drought and bushfire
Tue 31 May 2016 Events | SYDNEY Green Building Day 2016 - Sydney