Oak Flats Bowling & Recreation Club

Rana Environmental has been working with Oak Flats Bowling Recreation Club since November 2008. The Club has embraced sustainability and laid witness to a fundamental cultural shift within the organisation, in turn establishing a reputation as a leading practitioner of sustainability, not only within the Club Industry but also within the wider business community.

During this period the Club has achieved the following outcomes, contributing to significant cost savings, reduced environmental impact and enhanced community reputation.

Achievements

  • First business within the Illawarra, and Club within NSW, to attain Gold Membership of the Office of Environment & Heritage, Sustainability Advantage Program in 2014
  • Winner Australian Business Awards - Sustainability Category 2013
  • Winner Green Globe - Sustainability Small Business Awards 2013
  • First Club in Australia to be certified Carbon Neutral under the National Carbon Offset Standard in 2013

More information can be found at Oak Flats Bowling and Recreation Club.

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Dapto Leagues Club & The Grange Golf Club

Rana Environmental has been working with Dapto Leagues Club since February 2011. Following on from Oak Flats Bowling & Recreation Clubs success in being accredited as one of only seven businesses in NSW to progress to Gold Membership of the Office of Environment & Heritage Sustainability Advantage Program, Dapto Leagues Club have recently achieved Silver Membership.

Amongst an overall membership of 428 businesses, this outcome places Dapto Leagues Club in the top 17% of participating businesses.

Achievements

  • Winner ClubsNSW Clubs and Community Award – Environment Category 2015
  • Winner Illawarra Business Awards – Sustainability Category 2015
  • Finalist NSW Business Awards – Sustainability Category 2015
  • One of only three Clubs in Australia to utilise the globally recognised Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) framework to provide transparency in reporting the Club’s sustainability goals and target.

For more information, see Dapto Leagues Club or see Dapto Leagues Club in the media.

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