Schools and educational resources
Lake Macquarie City Council offers a wide range of educational resources for teachers, students, business, and residents.
- Environmental fact sheets
- School Teacher resources
- Living Lake Macquarie guides
- Safe and Healthy Living fact sheets
- Sustainable Living guides
- Sustainability checklist preschool and childcare centres
- Waste education activity sheet
- Low waste lunch information package
We also offer a Sustainable Schools Program for schools in the Lake Macquarie Local Government Area, the program includes:
- The Schools Survey. Schools can provide information regarding their progress on environmental sustainability issues, including how Council can best assist them to become more sustainable.
- The annual School Environment Awards. Nominations will open in Term 1 2017.
- Sustainable Schools Workshops. Council Officers can deliver workshops to students on topics such as waste reduction and management, biodiversity, and the water catchment.
- The native gardening fact sheet and the beginners guide to vegetable and herb gardens can help schools with their gardens.
- The Environmental Education - Services and Resources brochure provides a handy to guide to the latest resources and events available for schools.
- Lake Macquarie Environmental Sustainability Grants up to $3000 are available for schools.
For more information or to obtain hard copies, please contact our Customer Service Centre on 02 4921 0333 or email email@example.com.
Page last updated: 12 May 2017