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365 Digital is an IT consultancy with expertise in Sharepoint and Office 365 offering innovative and bespoke solutions to your IT needs. Located in Turramurra supported by a global team.
Sydney by Kayak is still fairly young, officially launching in 2013. The vision was to create exclusive, small group tours, offering not only a guided kayak tour, but a complete 5 star experience on Sydney Harbour. Everything from fresh, hot coffee on the water, stable custom-made kayaks, memorable photos and experienced, qualified and friendly kayak guides and instructors. We are proud to offer great kayaking adventures that are a wonderful way to enjoy the magnificent waterways of Sydney Harbour.
Located north of Sydney’s CBD in McMahons Point, The North Spoon is a charming, leafy cafe by day and Italian restaurant by night. From small beginnings in May 2017 it has grown into a favourite spot for locals and surrounding suburbs
Aurecon is an engineering, design and advisory company that build on their clients’ ideas and aspirations to drive all that they do. We work alongside them like no other firm to co-create clever, innovative solutions to some of the world’s most complex challenges, adding value across the project lifecycle through deep technical and advisory expertise.
EC Sustainable is committed to delivering informed and effective environmental and marketing consulting services based on superior industry knowledge, a real understanding of the issues that affect both our clients and their consumers, and a genuine enthusiasm for what we do. Our aim is to act as a trusted extension of our clients’ own organisations, producing results that directly and positively enhance our clients’ business objectives.
LAB Skin Clinic specialises in the ABC of skin: ageless beauty and clear skin for men and womand aged 25 to 70 years and is very different from the usual run-of-the-mill business
The broad objective of ACL Disability Services is to provide support and education for clients with a mild to moderate level of learning disability. We strive to ensure our clients enjoy a full, healthy and satisfying life with the highest possible level of independence. We assist in the following ways :-
• Social education
• Daily living skills
• Community integration
• Assistance with health issues
Every day is an opportunity for discovery and growth at Guardian Childcare & Education Walker Street, which is rated exceeding in the National Quality Standard. With a range of exciting, resource-rich environments including herb and vegetable gardens, a worm farm, and natural play structures, children are encouraged to explore and learn
As an independent, not for profit community organisation North Sydney Community Centre aims to enhance the quality of life for those living, working or studying in our area and wider community.
Every day is an opportunity for discovery and growth at Guardian Childcare & Education Arthur Street, which is rated exceeding in the National Quality Standard. With a range of exciting, resource-rich environments including yoga experiences, a creek bed, a water play area, natural play structures and an open-plan atelier, children are encouraged to explore and learn.
West Pymble Newsagency provides household and office newsagency supplies to the local community and businesses. The business has implemented various measures to reduce energy and water usage in its operations, such as operating with no hot water and no dishwasher, reducing lighting load by removing fluorescent lights, installing water efficient toilet, and maximising cross ventilation to minimise air conditioning use.
Established in 1957, Prices Pharmacy has been an admired and trusted local West Pymble icon for three generations, and was the first business established in the West Pymble area. The business has a mission “to provide the residents of West Pymble with a reliable, caring and professional service in a family friendly atmosphere.” Over the years, the pharmacy has achieved sustainable outcomes in energy and water efficiency and contributes widely to the local community.
The Possibility Project is an innovative Ku-ring-gai business that is redefining the fashion industry and the mindset of youth to live sustainably and ethically. The business 4 core pillars of compassion, gratitude, mastery and purpose drive the owners to be influencers for social change and challenge the traditional business model of capitalism and consumerism. The business has grown from being purely a alternative fashion label, to running workshops in schools and at their premises based on slow fashion, sustainability, and well-being.
Shed Eleven is a local Ku-ring-gai business that exemplifies sustainability in action! The business utilises repurposed items to upcycle furniture, preventing much waste from going to landfill; sources environmentally friendly paint to minimise chemical use; and is active in educating and inspiring the community on what is possible in sustainability.
The Rotary Club of Wahroonga is a volunteer fellowship organisation that provides service to others via a range of community activities based on understanding, goodwill and peace. Their community work includes fundraising, coordinating events, and connecting people to support others. They work with all members of society including youth and the homeless, and are an integral part of sustaining the fabric of our society.
St Ives Village is Ku-ring-gai community’s local shopping centre in St Ives. The centre has implemented some great sustainability initiatives including energy efficient lighting, water efficient bathrooms, and electric vehicle charging stations, and are keen to continue on the sustainability pathway for their customers and tenants.
JTR & Associates is an accounting firm located in the Ku-ring-gai LGA with an owner that has a passion for helping animals at rescue centres! This passion sees the business doing pro-bono work, offering discounted fees and monthly donations for animal sanctuaries and staff volunteering at a local animal rescue shelter.
Boomerang Bags Ku-ring-gai is a non-profit organisation run entirely by volunteers. This unique enterprise brings people together to make reusable bags from fabric waste; it not only saves plastic and fabric going to landfill, but also has a significant social impact by enabling stimulating conversations and social connections for the volunteers.
GoForFit is a personal training business that provides a range of bespoke group fitness classes across the Ku-ring-gai LGA. The business utilises both indoor and outdoor spaces for its fitness classes and is expanding its services to include tailored wellness workshops.
Sydney Equine Assisted Services is a unique social enterprise that offers equine assisted learning and activities in the Ku-ring-gai Council area. The business connects people, animals, and nature through fun and accessible experiences to increase social cohesion and reduce loneliness.
Good Motive is a new, innovative company that has sustainability principals at its forefront. It was launched by two local energy experts who have a vision to transition Australian vehicles to electric. The business offers tailored advice on electric vehicles to its customers, and leverages their purchasing power to obtain the latest electric vehicles at a reduced price for its members. This innovative company is only 6 months old, and has a big vision to make a difference for the future!
Established in 2019, WildKids Australia is a sustainability consultancy that aims to reconnect children with nature. By delivering sustainability workshops and bringing the wonders of the natural world to childcare centres, WildKids facilitates a sustainable mindset with the youngest members of our community.
YWaste is an environmental social enterprise with a commitment to reduce hunger and food waste. The business has sustainability at its forefront with its clear goals to reduce the amount of food sent to landfill and to provide those in need with free or reduced cost meals.
WaterGroup is one of the largest integrated corporate water savings companies in Australia and is a leader in smart water metering, leak detection and water efficiency solutions.
The consultancy won the 2018 BBP Office Based Businesses and Professional Services Award for its outstanding sustainability achievements with both its clients and within its own internal operations.
The Uniform Exchange is a unique retailer that buys and sells second hand school uniforms and text books on Sydneys upper north shore. Their operations exemplify sustainability principles with key drivers of their business to ensure no waste to landfill and to give back to the community. In 2017 The Uniform Exchange was a BBP Retail and Specialty Shop Finalist and a Peoples Choice Award Finalist, and in 2016 they won the prestigious Sustainability Champion Green Globe Award. As they expand, they continue to deliver an impeccable service whilst keeping sustainability at the forefront of their operations.
Fit Kidz Learning Centres was established in 2004 and comprises nine learning centres in NSW. Fit Kidz Warrawee is the most recent addition to the Fit Kidz family of centres and already has some great sustainability initiatives in place.
Two Creeks Honey is a boutique local business run from the family home that is making a big impact in the sustainability sector. The business was the Better Business Retail and Specialty Shop winner in 2018 and prides itself in having sustainability at the core of its business operations. Achievements to date include running a ‘closed loop’ successful business that uses minimal energy and water and generates no waste, a commitment to no plastic use, supporting and buying from local businesses, and mentoring and educating the local community in bee keeping and associated environmental issues.
Interock is a home office based business consultancy in Pymble with client interaction at client premises within Sydney and interstate. Interock operates their home and office with sustainability at the forefront and has many achievements such as full lighting retrofit, home horticulture, and reuse of waste on site.
Turramurra Fresh Produce & Gourmet Market won the Better Business Award and Shopping Centres and Villages Award in 2018. The market uses minimal energy and water, provides Boomerang bags for customers, encourages reusable items, and works with its vendors to improve its sustainability
The Culture Advantage offers business coaching for organisations to improve their leadership capacity in todays modern world. The business is primarily office based with client interaction offered both online and via face to face consulting. The business is in its established phase and has the potential to influence its clients to be more sustainable in their business operations.
A Wicked Scrub is an online products business that produces a variety of body soaps, scrubs, lotions, and oils, made from all natural ingredients. The business prides itself on sourcing ethical and sustainable products, maximising resource reuse and minimising its environmental footprint. The business is in its established phase and has the potential to influence its customers to be more sustainable through the products it sells.
Sudu Hair is a boutique salon in Roseville and 2018 won the Peoples Choice Award & was a Retail & Specialty shop finalist. Sudu Hair exemplifies sustainability in action as they integrate the sustainability philosophy in everything they do. Their achievements include a full lighting upgrade, recycling and repurposing paper, metals, hard plastics and hair with Sustainable Salons, installation of energy and water efficient appliances and showerheads, reusing wastewater from the dryer, volunteer hairstyling days for local community groups and shelters, and purchasing products from a BCorp accredited business.