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Emissions reduction targets from around the world are set to be submitted to the Copenhagen Accord this weekend - but Australia has come to the table with a rather disappointing goal.
A new online game, following the adventures of an endangered seal, is helping draw attention to the need for designated marine sanctuaries around Australia's coast.
The winners of this year's Australian of the Year awards have been announced, and among the honourees is one eco-proud NSW woman.
Several eco-conscious Aussies are in the running for this year's Australian of the Year Awards. From researchers and campaigners to entrepreneurs, find out who's who.
Perth residents have welcomed a new, sustainably-designed addition to their inner CBD, with the opening of the unique 'Greenhouse' bar.
With Christmas upon us, Australian shoppers are in a food-buying frenzy - spending around $7.6 billion on food in December alone. Yet a great deal of the items we buy this season will be wasted.
What do you buy someone who has everything? Something for someone who has nothing...
The closing of the Copenhagen climate talks has left many green groups and climate experts cold, and with fears that global ambition is simply too low to tackle the mounting problem of climate change.
The Steve Irwin ship - out on the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society's most recent Antarctic Whale Defense Campaign - has hit trouble, with reports of a Japanese security ship illegally tailing the crew and firing a "military class weapon" at their helicopter.
The Northern Territory has today announced a ban on single-use plastic bags, the introduction of a 'Cash for Containers' scheme and a host of other green initiatives, with plans to reduce total carbon emissions by 60 per cent of 2007 levels by 2050.