“To change everything, we need everybody, and we need everybody doing everything they can”
- Naomi Klein

Are you in? If you are worried about how forest clearing and fossil fuels are wrecking our planet, then join a climate action group today!

There are over one hundred groups active on climate and related issues in Victoria. Here are the links for some of them.

Please help us keep this list up to date by letting us know of any groups not on the list or of changes to websites and Facebook pages.

National Groups


Australian Conservation Foundation

Environment Victoria

Friends of the Earth



One Million Women

The Wilderness Society

Women’s Climate Environment Network Australia


Climate Alliances, Coalitions and Special Interest Groups

Australian Forests and Climate Alliance

Australian Religious Response to Climate Change

Australian Student Environment Network

Australian Youth Climate Coalition


Climate and Health Alliance

Climate for Change

Climate Guardians

Climate Warrior (Martial arts alliance)

Doctors for the Environment Australia

Grandstand for the Environment

Green Sages

Green Music Australia

Labor Environment Action Network

Northern Alliance for Greenhouse Action

Psychology for a Safe Climate

Science Teachers for Climate Awareness (SciTCA)

Sustainable Living Festival

Vote Climate


Groups and Alliances Campaigning on Related Issues

Australian Wind Alliance

Centre for Climate Safety

CORENA (Citizens Own Renewable Energy Network Aus)

Lock the Gate

Market Forces

Public Transport not Traffic

Quit Coal (FOE)

Solar Citizens

Solar Council

The Future Economy Group

Transition Towns

VEIL (Vic Eco-Innovation Lab)

Yes to Renewables (FOE)


Think Tanks and Institutes

Australia Institute

Beyond Zero Emissions

Climate Code Red

Climate Institute

Greenleap Strategic Institute

Sunrise Project

Research and Strategy for Transition Initiation


Local Climate Groups Melbourne – East

Baby Boomers for Climate Change Action (Blackburn)

Dandenong Ranges Renewable Energy Association

Eastern Climate Action Melbourne

Emerald for Sustainability

Families Facing Climate Change (Ashburton)

Future Makers

Lighter Footprints (Melbourne eastern suburbs)

Maroondah Climate Change Action

South East Residents For Sustainability

Sustainability in Stonnington

Transition Banyule

Transition Towns Maroondah

Upper Yarra Dandenongs Environment Collective

Wannon Climate Action Now

Warrandyte Climate Action Now

Yarra Valley Climate Action Group


Local Climate Groups Melbourne – Inner

CERES Climate Change Action Group

Climate Action Moreland

Darebin Climate Action Now

Melbourne University Climate Change Collective

Yarra Climate Action Now (Melbourne inner-north)


Local Climate Groups Melbourne – North and West

Brimbank Climate Action Network

Hume Climate Action Network

La Trobe Environmental Action Group

Melton Sustainable Living Group

Moonee Valley Climate Action

Nillumbik Climate Action Group

Western Community Action Network (WeCAN)

Western Region Environment Centre


Local Climate Groups Melbourne – South and South Eastern

Bayside Climate Change Action Group

Glen Eira Climate Action Group

Kingston Conservation and Environment Coalition

LIVE (Melbourne inner-southern suburbs)


Local Climate Groups – Country East

Benalla Climate Group

Bendigo Sustainability Group

Communities Combating Climate Crisis – Healesville

Healesville Environment Watch

Latrobe Valley Sustainability Group

Mt Alexander Sustainability Group

Macedon Ranges Sustainability Group

Murrindindi Climate Network

Precarious Climate

Riddells Creek Sustainability

South Gippsland/Bass Coast Energy Innovation Cooperation

Sustainable Hepburn Association Renewing Earth (SHARE)

WATCH (Wodonga Albury Towards Climate Heath)


Local Climate Groups – Country West

Ararat Greenhouse Action Group

Ballarat Climate Action

Ballarat Renewable Energy And Zero Emissions (BREAZE)

Fossil Fuel Free Future

Frack Free Geelong

Geelong Sustainability Group

Moorabool Environment Group

Otway Ranges Climate Action

Portland Sustainability Group

Surf Coast Energy Group

Surf Coast Air Action