2014 Winners

CLEANER YARRA AND BAY

Port Phillip EcoCentreLife Support for the Bay

Life Support for the Bay is Port Phillip EcoCentre’s call to the Melbourne community to be more aware of the critical relationship between local catchments and Port Phillip Bay. more


COMMUNITY

Knox City Council, Alpine Shire, City of Melbourne, City of Port Phillip and Yarra Ranges Council

Seedlings: Sustainability in the Early Years, developed by Knox City Council, Alpint Shire, City of Melbourne, City of Port Phillip and Yarra Ranges Council is a simple, effective framework and tools for use across a range of early childhood contexts. more


EDUCATION

St Louis de Montfort’s Primary School Aspendale – St Louis de Montfort’s Leaders in Sustainable Education  

St Louis de Montfort’s is proud of its achievements in creating a one-of-a-kind educational program and sustainable precinct that supports a whole school approach to developing active environmental citizens. more


ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

Barwon Water, Plenary Environment and Water Infrastructure Group – The Barwon Water Biosolids Management Project 

The Barwon Water Biosolids Management Project provides a sustainable, long-term management solution for the beneficial use of 100 per cent of the biosolids produced at Barwon Water’s seven water reclamation plants. more


INFRASTRUCTION AND BUILDINGS

Regional Rail Link AuthorityRegional Rail Link Project

The $4.1 billion Regional Rail Link Project is removing major bottlenecks in Victoria’s rail network by untangling metropolitan and regional tracks from Melbourne’s west to the heart of the city, benefitting both metropolitan and regional passengers. more


INNOVATIVE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES

Fieldtech Solutions Pty Ltd        

The overuse of plastic is a serious problem, with many products being used once and then going to landfill. The Fieldtech Solutions philosophy is to not leave the plastic products used by this generation for future generations. more


LARGE BUSINESS

Toyota Motor Corporation Australia – Sustainability: Toyota’s Next Big Step 

Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Ltd (TMCA) is Australia’s leading automotive manufacturer and employs over 3,200 Victorians at their manufacturing site in Altona and in associated facilities. more


SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES

Interface Constructions Pty Ltd  

Interface Constructions, Australia’s first carbon neutral building company, delivers high quality fitouts and developments while meeting strict, self-imposed environmental requirements. more


TOURISM

Zoos Victoria – Healesville Sanctuary  

 Healesville Sanctuary is a bushland haven for Australian wildlife, located just on the outskirts of Melbourne in the stunning Yarra Valley. more


PREMIER’S REGIONAL RECOGNITION AWARD

Earthco Projects Pty Ltd    – PolyCom Stabilising Aid

PolyCom Stabilising Aid is an Australian-made road stabiliser used for construction and maintenance of sealed and unsealed roads, road shoulders, airstrips and other pavements. It is distributed in Victoria by Earthco Projects Pty Ltd. more


PREMIER’S RECOGNITION AWARD

Port Phillip EcoCentre – Life Support for the Bay

Life Support for the Bay is Port Phillip EcoCentre’s call to the Melbourne community to be more aware of the critical relationship between local catchments and Port Phillip Bay. more


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