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The year 2019 at Transition Bondi

Kit Shepherd has been convenor of Transition Bondi for nine years. Here she writes her reflections on the year 2019. [Edited slightly with dot points – ed] It’s been a big and adventurous trip, this year for us in Transition Bondi! And the Steering group team has had their shoulders to the wheel for our Regular monthly programs Inner Transition … Read More


Transition For Resilience Transition Towns are focused on balancing motivating visions of what’s possible along-side here and now proactive local approaches. The movement embodies the spirit of empowerment, a powerful blend of self-determination and community connections that together inspires and generates communal resilience. So wherever you are, join Climactic interviewer Bronwyn Gresham and Transition Australia member Paul Shelton and soak ... Read More


The 2019 Transition Australia Convergence was held on Sunday 15th September in Melbourne with the theme: Networks for Action It’s no exaggeration to say that we face a crisis. We need to do more than stop emissions, pollution, waste and habitat destruction but also rapidly reverse course to enable developing countries to bring their populations out of poverty. It ... Read More

Transitioning Western Australia, one group at a time

As our climate continues to change threatening our basic human rights, we see the powerful uprising of students against climate change; governments and industry talking and mostly agreeing that action must be taken, yet very little seems to change. In the face of all this, you might be left wondering ‘why do I bother?’ We’re here to remind you that … Read More


How can an individual make an impact on climate change? A Uni student doing an assignment on Sustainability approached me recently with this question. At first I thought I’d be able to reel off a lot of ideas. But even after preparing some detailed notes before our interview, my thoughts didn’t flow easily. So I decided to have a second … Read More

Moving House on Two Wheels

Have you ever tried to move house using only bicycles for transport? It can be done… and Transition Darebin proved it when a group of local people “moved Russell’s entire personal effects from East Brunswick to West Heidelberg”. The 15Km trip took “a few pleasant hours, via a scenic route along backstreets, through parks, along the creek and past a … Read More

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The aim of this  website is to connect and support transition groups focusing on sustainability, food security, equity and cohesion. We want to make it easier for these groups to find each other, share resources, learn and be inspired

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