Sustainable Homes

Sustainable Transport

These websites might be useful in helping you adopt more sustainable means of travel which have a low impact on the environment and promote healthy lifestyles including walking, cycling, public transport and car sharing.

Banyule and Darebin City Councils
Learn more about sustainable transport including walking and cycling.
www.banyule.vic.gov.au/Page.aspx?ID=288
www.banyule.vic.gov.au/Page.aspx?ID=190
www.banyule.vic.gov.au/Page.aspx?ID=186
www.darebin.vic.gov.au/Page/Page.aspx?Page_Id=112

BUG’s Bicycle User Groups
Banyule BUG
www.home.vicnet.net.au/~banylbug/
Darebin BUG
www.darebinbug.org.au/

Bicycle Victoria
Information about bike riding including paths, road rules and finding people to ride with
www.bv.com.au

Car Share Programs
www.goget.com.au
www.flexicar.com.au

Cycle Confidence Training
The course Includes basic riding skills, bike set up, safety checks, confident riding in traffic, where to ride & more.
www.jikajika.org.au/2008/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=25&Itemid=2

Electric Vehicles
www.evehicle.com.au
www.bev.com.au/

EPA’s Car Ecometer
How eco-friendly is your car, and your driving habits
www.epa.vic.gov.au/Air/CarEcoMeter/RACV_V8_40g.swf

Going Places
Darebin Council program to reward residents for choosing sustainable travel
www.goingplaces.darebin.vic.gov.au/

Green Vehicle Guide
Rating your car based on greenhouse and air pollution emissions
www.greenvehicleguide.gov.au

Hoon Hotline
Make your neighbourhood a nicer place to walk or ride, call the Hoon Hotline (anonymous) 1800 333 000

Metlink Melbourne
Public Transport in Melbourne including Metlink journey planner, fares and ticketing
www.metlinkmelbourne.com.au

Vic Walks - Walking Action Groups
www.victoriawalks.org.au/

V/Line
Train travel around Victoria and interstate
www.vline.com.au

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