We are an independent community group that works for Ecologically Sustainable Development and against threats to it.
Aim and Objectives
- Increase the effectiveness of community groups in the region
- Be a regional voice for the environment and sustainability
- Provide a forum for public discussion and education
- Increase public awareness and understanding
- Promote community monitoring of the environment
- Facilitate the empowerment of individuals
Membership of the CEN is open to both individuals and other groups across the region. CEN is a community based non-profit organisation that meets 4 times / year.
The CEN employs a number of part time staff however, most of our activities are carried out by volunteers.
Our Office (FM Building)
CEN are located in Facilities Management Building on the Ourimbah Campus.
- Recycled rainwater for our Nursery and rinsing Waterwatch Equipment - courtesy of Newcastle University
- Energy Audit and Low Energy, CFC Free Fridge - sponsored by Energy Australia
- Computer screens having low energy requirements - paid for by CEN.
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