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YHA Australia: Building Sustainability

Traveling in Australia on a budget means making use of the expansive network of YHA hostels. But it’s not just about saving money; travelers also choose to stay with YHA because of their sense of community and, increasingly, their sustainable eco-tourism credentials.

We take a look behind the scenes at two of YHA’s most contrasting sites; the purpose-built sustainable building in The Rocks, where travelers can stay in the heart of Sydney Harbour for a fraction of the cost of the 5-star mega hotels that surround it, and a remote location in Pittwater (just an hour north of Sydney) that is only accessible by boat and where sustainable living is a necessary fact of daily life.

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Park City: A Collective Impact

Championing a community re-shaping the impact of climate change. How the residents of one of America’s favorite mountain resorts, famed for its powder snow and the Sundance Film Festival, led their town to commit to hitting net-zero by 2030, creating one of the most ambitious climate change goals in North America.

In this film, we find out coming together created bold ideas, solutions, meaningful actions in a town of 8500 residents who welcome over a half a million visitors each year.  A celebration of just how much this community cares.

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Denmark: The Joy of Going Green

Did you know that two of the world’s top three sustainable holiday destinations are in Denmark? It’s the vibrant capital city of Copenhagen and Denmark’s second city Aarhus, also known as the city of smiles. 

This film sees us on the road with ex-pat Brit Adrian Mackinder to find out why these green cities are world-beaters. Now a resident of Copenhagen, our host shows us the very best of Danish innovation, determination and creativity – in getting around green, growing, and eating organic – and making the idea of taking personal responsibility fun.  

Discover the secrets of Denmark’s green lifestyle, where locals go swimming after work, restaurants have their own farms, and cycling is more than a mode of transport – it’s a way of life. Let us take you on a journey and show you just how easy it is to choose green when visiting Denmark – the Land of Everyday Wonder. 

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Edmonton: Meeting Sustainably

Events in Edmonton take less energy.

Canada’s northernmost metropolis is emerging as a leader in sustainable meetings with a customizable program that guides event planners through a series of responsible choices. As a city with two solar-powered signature venues and a focus on regenerative tourism, Edmonton provides opportunities for delegates and visitors to leave the city better than they found it.

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