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 24 Feb 2015 GBCA media releases | Curtin University has been awarded Australia’s first 5 Star Green Star – Communities rating for its Master Plan.
Wed 18 Feb 2015 GBCA news | In the era of instant information, we live in a globally connected world – and it’s time for our cities to catch up.
Mon 16 Feb 2015 GBCA media releases | The Building Upgrade Agreements legislation in South Australia will drive investment in sustainable commercial buildings, says the GBCA.
Mon 16 Feb 2015 GBCA media releases | The new Queensland Government is poised to reset the state’s sustainability agenda, says the GBCA.
Wollongong Council Administration Building achieves Australia’s first 5 Star Green Star – Performance rating
Thu 5 Feb 2015 GBCA media releases | Wollongong City Council’s Administration Building has become the first building in Australia to achieve a 5 Star Green Star – Performance rating.
Tue 3 Mar 2015 Events | SYDNEY How do you get your first job in the industry?
Fri 13 Mar 2015 Events | SYDNEY The EcoDistrict Practitioners: Accelerating District-Scale Sustainability workshop is all about building better communities.
Tue 17 Mar 2015 Events | MELBOURNE You’re invited to Australia’s premier sustainability conference for the built environment – Green Cities.
Tue 17 Mar 2015 Events | MELBOURNE The Green Star – Performance Foundation Course is the first step to becoming a Green Star Accredited Professional (GSAP) – Performance.
Tue 24 Mar 2015 Events | NATIONAL Webinar 1: Green Star – Communities ‘Taking the PILOT rating too l to a Version 1.0’ and Governance (Credits Gov-1 to 4) – Wednesday 25th March