Promoting sustainability, environmental education and community engagement

The EcoCentre is a key element of the University's Griffith Sciences Group. As part of this group, we promote an encouraging message that the knowledge, existing framework and resources to develop a truly sustainable world already exists.

The building itself acts as our primary education tool, with features that incorporate the key principles of sustainable design.

Our innovative approach to promoting sustainable ways of living and working also involves the development and delivery of public awareness education programs in partnership with industry, government and the community.

Events

We host a range of exciting sustainability events and workshops throughout the year. From leading international environmental advocates to celebrity gardeners and everything in between, we’ve hosted some incredible presenters.

Browse our calendar to find our next event.

Venue hire

The EcoCentre is an ideal venue for corporate and private events, such as:

  • workshops and training
  • meetings
  • conferences
  • seminars and forums
  • cocktail functions
  • private functions.

EXECUTIVE EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABILITY LEADERSHIP PROGRAM

The Griffith University EcoCentre is breaking new ground with its exciting initiative to host an internationally recognised program in 2018.

The Executive Education in Sustainability Leadership Program is a selective, small-class program for executives, sustainability professionals and those looking to make an impact. Participants from all sectors will learn how to effectively integrate sustainability into their organisations.

Its content has been validated through Harvard University's executive education offerings and is widely considered best in class for developing high impact sustainability leadership.

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GRIFFITH SUSTAINABILITY

Griffith has an ongoing commitment to the environment and sustainability. Discover more about our sustainability initiatives, engagement, programs and awards.

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