Key Projects

Examples of recent work covering the three areas of sustainability, leadership and community include working with:

Micah Projects | Facilitating a sustainable leadership process and a sustainable enterprise program, including leader coaching, staff workshops and team development for one of Australia's most highly regarded social justice organisations.  Implementing a sustainability reporting system and an ISO environmental management system.

Moreton Bay Seafood Industry Association l   Assisting the MBSIA to gain resources to implement a high level stakeholder engagement process leading to an improved Environmental Management System

Ammamoor Festival l  Designing a stakeholder engagement process for their next festival in South East Queensland

State Library of Queensland | Developing leadership capacities in a world class institution through workshop processes, coaching and individualised team building approaches.

Environmental Management Systems l  Helping TransitCare and Micah Projects to design and deliver an ISO 14001 Environmental ManagementSystem, ensuring it integrates with the general Quyaslity System, ISO 9001

Sustainable Business Clusters | Helping reduce carbon emissions and business costs in 80 businesses in outback Queensland, Brisbane City and Moreton Bay Region.

Regional Development Australia Moreton Bay | Consulting with businesses, communities and government to develop Sustainability Roadmaps for business and communities in the Moreton Bay local government region, the third largest in Australia.

Dogs Queensland | Extensive stakeholder consultation in order to develop a strategic plan to build a resilient state wide community organisation.

TransitCare | Developing an Environmental Management System with a progressive community business working in the social justice arena.  Includes the facilitation of a Sustainable Leadership Program and leadership coaching. 

Connecting Kilcoy Community | Facilitating a widespread community engagement process in this rural town to develop sustainable futures from the community level up.

Ipswich City Council | Implementing an inclusive community engagement process to uncover community aspirations and needs for social planning and to share user friendly information from census and other sources.

Salvation Army | Leadership coaching and facilitation of forums with participants in innovative programs conducted by the Salvos.

Queensland Conservation Council | Facilitating strategic planning processes with the QCC Board and facilitating the establishment of a Regional Conservation Council in Queensland.

Green Street | Developing an innovative on-line and face-to-face forum to promote and support sustainable practice in workplaces and households.

Queensland Government | Facilitating a TechClinic on Cool Solutions for helping western Queensland iconic tourist facilities to become more sustainable.

Outback Gondwana Foundation | Developing a marketing plan for an exciting new Outback tourism project.

National Water Conference: Australian Water Association & Water Services Association of Australia | Design and facilitation of the 'Sustainable Cities' think-tank strand.

 

Pro bono projects

Samford Futures community project | Assisting with design and facilitation of a 3-year community driven planning project www.samfordfutures.org

Samford Commons community project | Assisting with the design and management of a major community project to establish a sustainability precinct in Samford Valley. http://samfordcommons.org

 

Awards

NACC was pleased to be a contributor to the winning of the Premiers Community sustainability Award by the Pine Rivers Climate Action Network in 2010, and as a finalist again in 2011.