Bioregional is an international environmental organisation


We incubate practical solutions to climate change using the inspiring One Planet Living framework and science-based behaviour change.


A vision of a world in which people enjoy happy, healthy lives within their fair share of the earth’s resources, leaving space for wildlife and wilderness.

We champion a better, more sustainable way to live


We work with our partners to create better places for people to live, and work and do business.

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One Planet Living Network

This international network brings together practical projects and partnerships across the world that use the One Planet Living framework to demonstrate that living within our fair share of our one planet’s resources can be easy, attractive and affordable.

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The City of Greater Geelong

Council
Geelong, Victoria

The City of Greater Geelong in Victoria is the third council in Australia to be formally assessed against the ten…

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 WGV – White Gum Valley

Construction, One Planet Community
Fremantle, Western Australia

WGV, led by land development agency LandCorp, is Australia’s second One Planet Community. Over 80 homes, from single houses to…

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The 5×4 Project

Construction
Melbourne, Western Australia

The 5×4 Hayes Lane Project is a unique, inner-city home on an alley way in Melbourne, Australia, which used the…

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 One Planet Fremantle

Council, One Planet City
Fremantle, Wester Australia

The City of Fremantle (Perth, Australia) is the second One Planet City. With its comprehensive Action Plan, it aims to…

One Planet Living

One Planet Living is our vision of a world in which people enjoy happy, healthy lives within the natural limits of the planet, wherever they live in the world, leaving space for wildlife and wilderness.

Our One Planet Living framework, based on ten easy-to-grasp principles, enables those we work with to plan for, communicate and deliver sustainable development. The framework provides a clear, practical roadmap for those who are seeking a better way to live and do business.

Programs Bioregional coordinates using  the One Planet Living framework include One Planet Communities (neighborhoods), One Planet Councils (entire cities), and One Planet Companies (enterprise-scale sustainability).
10 One Planet Living Principles


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What’s new

The Bioregional Australia Foundation (BAF) Board is thrilled to welcome Suzette Jackson to the role of Executive Director.
Suzette JacksonSuzette has been working closely with Bioregional Head Office in London and the BAF Board on the development of a new business model and strategy for BAF. This is focused on what the Australian market is asking for and aligned closely with Bioregional globally. Bioregional Australia offers a compelling membership proposition, supported by a faculty aiming to share knowledge and learning, with links to international best practice and endorsement. There are numerous great examples Read More
Member Spotlight – Bruns Eco Village
This month we shine a light on new members Bruns Eco Village from the Byron Shire region. Please tell us Read More
One Planet Champion – Greg Ryan, LandCorp
Our One Planet Living Champion for this month is… Greg Ryan, Sustainability Manager for LandCorp (West Australian Government’s land and infrastructure Read More
Recognition of the development of One Planet Living in Australia
The Bioregional Australia Foundation (BAF) Board wishes to pay tribute to Ed Cotter for his work in bringing One Planet Read More
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Who we work with

Our approach

Creative
Thinking
Practical
Implementation
Research &
Evaluation
Scale up -
Policy &
Practice

The way we work is designed to deliver impact in everything we do with our partners.


Our best creative strategies and projects involve working with our local partners to make things happen and show what can be practically achieved, just as we did with BedZED.

We want to make a real difference, inspire others to do the same and work with our partners to make innovative and lasting changes happen.

We do this through the practical implementation of projects, using and applying our unique One Planet Living framework. We scale up our impact by influencing policy and practice.

We apply creative thinking to challenges that need a fresh perspective or where an entirely new approach is required.

We are always seeking to improve, so we measure, research and evaluate and, if necessary, adapt or amend our approach.

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