Our goal is sustainable places for everyone, because we believe everyone should have the opportunity to learn in a green school, work in a green office, or live in a green home.
But how do we get there?
We’re changing the world. Come with us
Partner with the GBCA and help create a more sustainable Australia. Membership renewals are due by 30 June 2014.
Renew or join today.
Take action this World Green Building Week
World Green Building Week 2014 will be celebrated from 22 - 27 September and this we want you to ‘Get Up, Green Up’.
What will you do?
Planning a trip? Stay sustainably
There’s more to sustainability in the hotel industry than using fewer sheets and towels. Next time you check-in, choose quality AND sustainability.
Read more in Sourceable.
Nanotechnology, trojan horses and beyond
Can’t get enough of the latest gadgets? Read the review of our Innovation Series - Sustainable Products and Materials in
Architecture & Design.
Ready for a challenge?
Thanks to industry feedback, there are four new Innovation Challenges to push project teams to think outside the box.
Find out what’s new.
The new Green Star – Communities
Thinking about a Green Star – Communities project? PILOT version 0.1 is now ready for use.
View the summary of changes document to find out what’s changed.
The Green Star – Design & As Built consultation period closes on 31 July
Make sure you have your say on the
draft credits and
scoping paper before it is too late.
Sustainable buildings that stand the test of time
World-leadership Green Star buildings connect people and place, leaving a powerful legacy for future generations, says Lend Lease's Group Head of Sustainability, Geoff Dutaillis.
Jorge is the Executive Director Green Star and is responsible for delivering the next generation of Green Star rating tools, including the new Green Star – Design & As Built. With a background in ESD consulting, product assessment and architecture, Jorge has wealth of experience in sustainability and the built environment.
Speak to Jorge today about Australia’s built environment.
Crowdsourcing solutions to climate change
The World Green Building Council has teamed up with MIT Climate CoLab to drive demand for green buildings and reduce the impact of the built environment. The winning idea will win $10,000.
Find out more.
Better Buildings Bondi Junction
GBCA is partnering with Waverley Council to deliver Better Buildings Bondi Junction – an initiative to improve the energy, water and waste efficiency of buildings in this well-known Sydney spot.
Find out more.