Ecocreative is looking for a graphic designer passionate about designing for a better world

A great opportunity exists for a new graphic designer to join the Ecocreative team! If you’re passionate about designing for a better world, we’d love to hear from you.

We want to fill the position as soon as we can, so don’t dally in downloading the role description and submitting your application.

Applications close 2 August 2011, and we will notify shortlisted applicants soon thereafter.

Please direct any queries to Jeremy Boyd, Creative Director or Sarah van Maarseveen, Sustainability & Operations Manager.


MoOD Innovation Platform – State of Design Melbourne

July 21, 2011 to July 24, 2011

In a resource and energy challenged world new materials will play a key role in successful innovation and environmental sustainability.

Showcasing high tech materials as well as surprising new applications for old ones, the MoOD Innovation Platform is a collaborative exhibit of two leading European organisations dedicated to material innovation, MoOD Brussels and Materio.

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Made to Measure – TREADLIE Handmade Bike Show – State of Design Melbourne

July 21, 2011 to July 24, 2011

Craftsmanship and design are combined in an exhibition of especially commissioned custom-built bicycles from around the country.

The final selection of bikes will be based on their aesthetics, artistry and creativity. Accompanying each exhibit will be stories about the bikes and their builders.

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Eco Innovators Sustainability Quiz now available on iTunes

Ever wondered how many litres of water it takes to make a beer or why a burping cow contributes to climate change? The Eco Innovators app is a mythbusting quiz style game designed to test your general environmental knowledge. Navigate your way through 3 rounds of multiple choice questions covering a range of topic areas.

The Eco Innovators Sustainability Quiz is now available from iTunes for iPhone, iPod, and iPad.  The app is perfect for anyone who has ever wondered how many litres of water it takes to make a beer or why a burping cow is bad for climate change!

Download or find out more here

Entry now open for Graduate Design projects for SRD Change 11

Top 2010 graduate degree design projects from Universities nationally will now be considered for SRD Change : graduate sustainable design exhibition.

Last year $10,000 in prizes, great exposure and the opportunity to promote great projects to a wide audience that encapsulate solid ideas for our future. Apply till 15 April 11

View the SRD Change Website for more information

Big Green Idea – funding opportunity for eco-visionary Australians

The Big Green Idea is open to any environmentally conscious Aussie eco-innovators who have plans to make a real contribution to Australia’s environmental future.

A maximum of six awards for either $10,000 or $20,000 cash grants will be given in a range of areas including initiatives addressing: waste reduction; transport and travel; energy efficiency; sustainable design; commercially applicable projects for industry; initiatives for creative industries; sustainable design; climate change; and positive communications campaigns.

Applications can be made at Big Green Idea, an initiative of the British Council Australia.