Our purpose

At CASBE, we want all local governments to be champions of ESD, and the industry and community to feel empowered to change their approach to sustainability for the better. We’re making this happen through a variety of ways:

We lead

We lead the shift towards a sustainable built environment through collaborative governance and practice.

We collaborate

We collaborate through a cohesive, mutually supportive network.

We take action

We continually take action to develop and implement innovative policy and ESD solutions.

We advocate

We advocate for sustainable built environments by engaging and inspiring others.

We educate

We enable education to create organisational knowledge, capacity and skills development in ESD.

We engage

We actively seek to share knowledge partnerships with our stakeholders.


Photos from top:

The General, Northcote. Developer: Cedar Group. Architect: C. Kairouz Architects. Photography: Stab Studios (Digital Renders).

Bendigo Hospital, Bendigo. Architect: Silver Thomas Handley (architect) and Bates Smart (interior designer).  Photographer: City of Greater Bendigo