School Sustainability Festival

School Sustainability Festival

15th Annual School Sustainability Festival

Thursday 3rd September, 2020

This is a fantastic day filled with workshops, awards and fun. Primary and secondary students are connected to inspiring leadership and practical sustainability ideas through a variety of 20 minute student-led workshops, Aboriginal Cultural activities, food and music. 

The School Sustainability Festival is free for one green team or one class (max 25 students). All attending schools will present a workshop to other students!

Register for the 2020 School Sustainability Festival

This is a zero waste event. Students are asked to bring a rubbish-free lunch and reusable drink bottle. An additional light salad lunch will be served, harvested from the Port Phillip EcoCentre Community Gardens. Morning tea and lunch is provided for teachers.

School Sustainability Festival


St Kilda Town Hall, 99A Carlisle Street, St Kilda
9:15 - 9:30 - Registration
9:35 - Welcome to Country, Mayor's Welcome
10:05 - Student-led workshops
12:00 - Sustainable Schools Awards
12:30 - 12:45 - Walk to EcoCentre

Port Phillip EcoCentre, St Kilda Botanical Gardens
1:00 - 2:15 - Harvest and activities
2:15 - Concert & Feast
2:30 - Depart

Getting There
This event is accessible by the 3, 16, and 67 tram routes, or by a short walk from Balaclava Station (Sandringham line).

For further information please contact the Education Team on 9525 3102 or 

The festival is proudly sponsored by the City of Port Phillip and Bayside City Council. 


This project is funded with support of the Lord Mayor's Charitable Foundation.


Boon Wurrung Foundation Logo The EcoCentre acknowledges the Kulin Nations, including the Yalukut Weelam clan of the Boon Wurrung language group, traditional owners of the land on which we are located. We pay respects to their Elders past and present, and extend that respect to other Aboriginal and Elder members of our multicultural community.