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Stronger action on climate change
See how the Australian Government is committed to taking more ambitious action on climate change.
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Save on your winter energy bills
Making energy-smart choices can reduce winter’s impact on your wallet.
New waste plastic export regulations
The Australian Government works to reduce waste plastics and turn that waste into valuable products.
Keep up with the latest news on the department's work in managing Australia's water resources.
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Great Barrier Reef
Australia is protecting and conserving this World Heritage Area.
Our climate is changing
Find out more about how climate science helps Australians with the impacts of climate change.
Our department has changed
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Our work is central to Australia’s future. Join us to be part of our story.
The report combines traditional and scientific knowledge for a comprehensive look at the overall health of our environment.
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Our new department was established on 1 July 2022.
Driving climate action, science and innovation so we are ready for the future.
Building a secure and sustainable energy system for all Australians.
Improving stewardship and sustainable management of Australia’s environment.
Improving the sustainable management of Australia’s water supply for industry, the environment and communities.
Managing Australia’s iconic national parks, historic places and living landscapes.
Undertaking research and collecting data to support informed decisions and policies.
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