Transition Streets Challenge
was highly commended at the
NSW Sustainable City Awards!

If you missed out this time and would like to join in next time, email us on



Sustainable Cities Awards

Transition Newcastle...


a member




Please consider becoming a member of Transition Newcastle. For the small cost of $20 for the year (or $10 concession) you can help support our work. As a community group, we have no income, but have expenses of hall hire for events, printing and associated costs with running events.

In 2014 we are planning to build on the successful pilot of the Transition Streets Challenge and open it up to even more participants across the wider Newcastle Community. Be part of the...

Join our organising group



The Transition Newcastle committee meeting is where we review our projects, plan coming events, and keep the group moving along.

We have a light brunch if you want to bring something to share.

Everybody is welcome (including children). Contact us before hand to check where we are meeting each month (we move it around).


Nourishing Newcastle

If you love gardening
join us!




It’s an exciting time to get involved with Nourishing Newcastle.  If you are passionate about fresh, local, urban, organic produce Nourishing Newcastle is looking for your support. 

The NNUTS stall @ Newcastle Farmers Market

Come and visit the Nourishing Newcastle Urban Tucker Stall (NNUTS) at the Newcastle Farmers Market (at the Broadmeadow showground) on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month to support local urban growers who supply a range of delicious produce.  Find things you won’t find anywhere...


The Transition Streets Challenge was highly commended at the NSW Sustainable Cities Award in the Environmental Education category! Read more about the recognition here. Check out a slide presentation on the Challenge at our blog.

Concerned about Climate Change or Peak Oil? Want to be part of a sustainable community? Looking for a more connected and vibrant way of life? So are we. Come and join us. (You can now join us on Facebook.) You can find out about our main projects by clicking on the links: the Transition Streets Challenge, Nourishing Newcastle, and a local initiative the Kids' Vegies on the Verge. Also have a look at other projects, read our latest newsletter, and what's on.

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Kids' Vegies on the Verge