About the Awards

The School Sustainability Awards are an initiative of the Sustainable Schools Network Limited and Gecko Environment Council Incorporated.  Commencing in 2019 on the Gold Coast, Australia, the Awards will expanded in 2020 to include South East Queensland and Tweed Shire Schools.

Our Vision

The School Sustainability Awards are driven by a mission to:


  • Celebrate the school sustainability journey;

  • Advance leaders and key stakeholders addressing planetary challenges by taking local action on global issues (including aligning with the Sustainable Development Goals);

  • Promote schools implementing the cross-curriculum priority, sustainability.