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

– [Sustainable Illawarra]( is a great local sustainability resource. You can also [email them]( or ring their hotline on 4227 7453 with specific questions.
– [Sustainable Housing Forum]( promotes sustainable living on the South Coast and Southern Highlands of NSW through their travelling exhibition.
– [Futureworld]( is a display facility open to the public that demonstrates innovative environmentally friendly technologies.
– [Alternative Technology Association]( (ATA), publishers of Sanctuary and ReNew magazines.

##Community Groups

– [Jamberoo FutureCare]( and [Kiama FutureCare]( are community groups working to raise awareness and encourage sustainable lifestyles within their respective townships and surrounding areas.
– [Wollongong Climate Action Network]( (WCAN) is a local community group encouraging individuals, businesses and political parties to take action on climate change.
– [Illawarra SeedSavers Network](


– [Levin Electric]( at Corrimal are the sole NSW distributor of the [Vectrix]( electric motorcycle.