These pages list environmentally-friendly businesses and organisations local to, or servicing, the Illawarra region.

If you’d like to suggest a business to add, please email Darren.

Green Loans Sustainability Assessors

  • Donna Alfeo ph 0414-620-467 (Illawarra area)
  • Stephen Daly ph 02 4480-6026 (based in Shoalhaven, but also servicing Kiama Municipality)
  • Ian Ferguson ph 02 4421-2437 or 0410-612-437 (covers Dapto, Shellharbour to Bawley Point)

For more information about the Green Loans Sustainability Assessments, visit the Government’s Green Loans website.

Household Products

  • Eco Manifesto, Gerringong. Beeswax candles, personal care products, homewares, green cleaning supplies, books, CDs, toys and more. Online store and local markets.

Building Supplies

  • Cosmo Lighting, Shop 3/9-11 Princes Highway, Albion Park Rail, ph 4257 9111. Experts in energy efficient lighting options, including LED lighting.

Gardening Supplies

  • Remin, Jamberoo. 100% organic multi-mineral rock dust for addition to garden beds to provide elements and minerals essential to healthy plant growth.
  • Fresh By Nature, Gerringong. The New South Wales agent for BYAP Aquaponics systems (combining fish raising with hydroponic vegetable growing).


  • Technical Aid for the Disabled at Unanderra takes donations of old computer equipment, which they refurbish and provide to people with a disability. The local phone number is 4271 6562.
  • Dan’s Metals. Picks up whitegoods, hot water systems, roofing iron, guttering, car parts, batteries, etc for recycling. Services Bulli to Gerringong, and west to the escarpment.

Computers and Technology

  • Little Blowhole Computers in Kiama has a great range of ‘green PCs’. These PCs are designed to use much less power than standard desktops (just 25-80 Watts), saving you money and carbon emissions.

Sustainability Information

Community Groups