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Publications written by Grahame Collier, listed in chronological order (descending)

Published papers: The following papers were published in either peer reviewed journals or conference proceedings.

Collier G. Herriman J. Storey  and Smith P (2012) Relating for Sustainable Outcomes. Local Government and Shires Associations. Click here to download (pdf format)

Herriman J. Smith P. Collier G and Storey H. [2012] Working relationships for sustainability - Better attending to work-based relationships to bring about our sustainability goal. WME Vol 23 Number 1. February 2012 Click here to download (pdf format)

Smith P., Collier G., Storey H. & Herriman J. (2012) 'Relationships for Sustainability - The role of relationships in education and sustainability', ozEEnews No.119. Click here to download (pdf format)

Collier G [2011] WME Environment Business Media Magazine. Five articles on behaviour change, as follows. All available on line at http://www.wme.com.au/magazine       

  • Rewiring for Behaviour Change  [April 2011 edition, cover story] Click here to download (pdf format)
  •  Ready, Set, Change  [June 2011edition]  Click here to download (pdf format)
  •  Knowledge is not enough  [August 2011 edition]  Click here to download (pdf format)
  •  Who’s got control of behaviour?  [October 2011 edition]  Click here to download (pdf format)
  •  When’s Enough Enough? Understanding Norms  [December 2011 edition]  Click here to download (pdf format)

Smith P, Collier G,and Storey H [2011] As Aussie as Vegemite: Building the Capacity of Sustainability Educators in Australia. Australian Journal of Environmental Education: Vol. 27, 2011: 175-185  and World Environmental Education Congress Journal  Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Kuiper G. and Collier G. [2010] Evaluating a Print-based Sustainability by Stealth Guide in the project Home Industry. Evaluation Journal of Australia. Vol 10.No.2  Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier, G. [2010] Proving our worth – A critique of our evaluation efforts Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier, G. [2010] Give graffiti a go. Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier, G. and Armstrong, P. [2010] Building our Capacity – National Professional Development Initiative for Sustainability Educators. Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier G. and Smith P [2009] Beyond Lip Service: A Council Approach to Planning for Behaviour Change Australian Journal of Environmental Education, vol. 25, 2009 page 129 Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier G and Smith P [2009] Shifting Towards Sustainability: Sustainability Workshops for  Lane Cove Residents. Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier, G & Smith, P [2008] It’s All About Behaviour: To inform the creation of a Residential Environmental Action Strategy for the City of Sydney - [available at: http://www.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au]

Collier G. So What’s Wrong with the Use of Education? Paper presented at Ozwater 2007 Conference [March 2007]  Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier G and Smith P. The Australian Association For Environmental Education: A Professional Association Adapting In A Changing World. Paper presented at the world environmental Education Conference, Durban South Africa July 2007 Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier G. Other Perspectives on Learning for Sustainability Learning for Sustainability Conference Melbourne June 2006  Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier G. Engaging Communities Waste 2006 Conference Coffs Harbour July 2006  Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier G. It’s all about behaviour! Paper presented at the From Waters Edge To Red Centre Conference [Second National Water Education Conference] Alice Springs March 2006  Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier G. The State of the Nation: Environmental Education/Education for Sustainability. Paper presented as President of the Australian Association for Environmental Education a the national Conference Bunbury WA October 2006. Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier G. and Webber L. What Has Peer Education Got To Do With A Slippery Fish? Paper presented at the Australian Association of Environmental Education Conference Bunbury October 2006.  Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier, G &  C Cheeseman: Using education to advantage. Water Volume 33 No. 1  2005
 Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier, G: My Point of View: Can Educating the Community Really Help Improve Water Quality and Reduce Demand? Water. Volume 31 No.8 2005
Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Collier, G. Reflections on Sustainability: Questioning the Knowing and the Doing. Geographical Education. Special Sustainability Edition.2004 Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Deere D. Collier G. Porter C. and Jarman I. Educating the Australian Community About Water: The State of Play and Future Needs. Water [Australian Water Association] June 2004.

Collier G. Examining the Links – Integrated Sustainability Education. Environmental Education for the Future Conference, Sydney 2003.

Collier G. Building Sustainable Communities: Education and Regulation in Partnership. Sydney Environmental Education Network Conference. Katoomba 2002

Collier G. Knowing It Works: Being Smart about the Evaluation of Education about Waste. Waste 2002 Conference. Sydney

Collier G. Driving Improved Environmental Performance in Industry Through Integrating Education and Legislation. Association of Environmental Education Conference. Katoomba NSW 2002.

Collier G. Perceptions and the Product. NSW Waste Management Conference and Expo, Sydney. 2001.

Smith P. and Collier G. The Strategic Use of Education in Stormwater Management. Stormwater Industry Association Conference 2001

Collier G. Moving Industry Towards Cleaner Production: A Case Study of EPA Action. Australian Association of Environmental Education Conference, Melbourne 2000.

Collier G. and Csanki S. Using Education as a Stormwater Option. IMEA/SIA Stormwater Management Seminar. Sydney 1999.

Young G. and Collier G. Education and Community Programs. 8th International Conference on Urban Stormwater Drainage, Sydney 1999

Collier G. Wasting Less: Education for Change. Australian Association for Environmental Education: OZEE Newsletter Issue 72 April 1998.

Collier G. Waste Minimisation and Education: Some Perspectives and Challenges. Waste Educate 98 Conference Sydney.

Collier G. Getting the Community Working. Waste 97 Conference Coffs Harbour. November 1997.

Davy J. Parker R and Patterson J  Personal Community Health - Heinemann Education, 1992 [G. Collier contributing author to chapters on HIV and AIDS]

Collier G and Mazin R. Education About AIDS in Schools. First International Symposium on Education and Information about AIDS Mexico 1988.

Collier G. "So you’re worried that teaching about sexuality might be dangerous". Youth Studies Australia, 1987. Vol 6. Number 4.  Republished in Youth Work and Youth Issues / Hobart, Tas: Australian Clearinghouse for Youth Studies (ACYS) Publishing, 2010

Collier G. Children and Sexuality: What Can a Parent Do? Journal of the Health Education Association of Victoria, Summer 1986.

 

Publications Written: The following publications were written by Grahame Collier and published by the employing authority as indicated below.

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Local Government and Shires Associations. [2011] Evaluation of Urban Sustainability Program and other related material:  Available online at:
http://www.lgsa-plus.net.au/www/html/2955-research.asp 
http://www.lgsa-plus.net.au/www/html/2312-urban-sustainability-support-alliance.asp
http://www.lgsa-plus.net.au/www/html/3283-general-sustainability.asp
or Click here to download this report   (75 p. pdf format)

Australian Water Association [2011] Australian Curriculum Project – Water Education in Schools Business Plan. Available from http://www.awa.asn.au/AustralianCurriculumProject  Click here to download this report (40p. pdf format)

Ashfield Council [2011] Evaluation Reports GreenWay Sustainability Project. Reports 1 and 2. Click here to download Report 1 (pdf format) and here for Report 2 (pdf format)  

Coffs Harbour City Council [2011] Our Living Coast Evaluation Report 1. Click here to download report (pdf format)

Ryde City Council [2011] Evaluation of Catchment Connections Report.  Click here to download report (pdf format)

Ministry of Health [2011] report on Consultation with Local Government on the Draft Public Health Regulation 2011; plus supplementary report. Click here to download report and here for supplementary report (both pdf format)

Centroc [2010] Evaluation Report :That's a Good Idea! Mentoring Program Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Centroc [2010] Understanding Sustainability for Councillors – A range of training has been delivered for Council staff and councillors. This is an example of the evaluation of one program. Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Sydney Metro CMA [2010]  Life Cycle Costing Data and Tools For Water Sensitive Urban Design Assets. Work on this project occurred with Dr Andre Taylor and Dr Shaun Leinster. Click here to download this document (pdf format)

 Sydney Environmental Education Network and Sydney Metro CMA, [2010]  Talking up Biodiversity Workshops . Click here and here to download these workshops (pdf format)

Local Government Sustainability Training Package [2010] Grahame Collier had significant input into the development of the range of training material in this package [available from the Urban Sustainability Support Alliance (USSA) website at: http://www.lgsa-plus.net.au/www/html/3551-sustainability-training-package.asp ]

National Professional Development Inititative for Sustainability Educators [2010] All papers scoping this project were developed by Grahame Collier [available from www.npdise.com.au ]

NSW Health  Public Health Bill 2010: Consultation with Local Government Report [2010] [Written with Hazel Storey, The Storey Agency] Click here to download this article (pdf format)

The Web Youth Service Amphetamine Type Stimulus Project  [2009] The Ripple Effect: An Evaluation Report  Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Mid Georges River Sustainability Initiative [2009] Mill Creek - Tread Lightly Education Program  Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Mid Georges River Sustainability Initiative [2009] It’s Our Yeramba Education Program  Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Bankstown City Council [2009] Community Engagement for Birrong-Greenacre Local Area Plan. Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Investa [2009] Your Home Buyers Guide Evaluation Report - ‘It’s All In One Place’ Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts. Better Water Workshop Series Final Evaluation Report - Volume 1 February 2009 Click here to download this article (pdf format)
More information about the Better Water Workshops can be found at: http://www.environment.gov.au

AIDS Council of NSW  [2008] Organisational Review of the NSW Sex Workers Outreach Project -Discussion Paper. Detailing and discussing the results of a significant consultation. Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Sydney West Area Health Service. The Needle and Syringe Program - Service Model 2008 Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Local Government and Shires Associations: 2008 Making Sustainability a Reality. Local Government Intensive Sustainability Training Evaluation Report Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Aerial Agricultural Association of Australia. [2008] Spraysafe Exam Development Overview Report Click here to download this article (pdf format)

City of Ryde; Hunters Hill; Lane Cove and Willoughby City Councils
Lane Cove River - Our Backyard
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2008. Written with Kerry Hides Pearson [terra cordis]  [available at http://www.ryde.nsw.gov.au ]

NSW Department of Environment and Climate Change; Educator Needs Assessment Report and Project Strategy – Summary. 2006.  [Click here to download this article (pdf format)]

Inside Out: HIV Harm Reduction Education for Closed Settings. Produced for the World Health Organization Western Pacific Office 2006 . Written with Elizabeth O’Neil  [available at www.wpro.who.int ]

Sustainability Advantage program [modules on Staff Engagement and External Stakeholder Engagement], Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2006 [outline of program available at: www.environment.nsw.gov.au]

How to use Peer Education for Sustainability: Getting a Handle on a Slippery Fish. Produced for the Sydney Metropolitan Catchment Management Authority 2006  Click here to download this article (pdf format)

Evaluation of the Steps to Respect Primary School Kit. Produced for the Northern Sydney Central Coast Area Health Service. 2006 [Click here to download this article (pdf format)]

Smart Septic Solutions: Community Education Kit Written for the Municipal Association of Victoria 2005. [available at: www.clearwater.asn.au ]

Demonstrating ESD: Workshops for Councils about How to Operate More Sustainably 2005  [available at: www.lgsa.org.au ]

Program Evaluation Report Activity Bank and Workbook: December 2005 produced for Local Government and Shires Associations 2005 [available at:  www.lgsa.org.au ]]

Waste education facilities evaluation: Waste Alert Program: Maroochy Shire Council report: "My kids are now recycling Nazis" 2005 [available at: www.epa.qld.gov.au ]

Waste education facilities evaluation: reduce reuse recycle: Wagon Toowoomba City Council/EDROC Project: The Waste Wagon: it looks like a house inside: report 2005 [available at: www.epa.qld.gov.au ]

Waste education facilities evaluation: LAWMAC Kerby Project: "Kerby is a Champion?"  2005 [available at: www.epa.qld.gov.au ]

Waste education facilities evaluation: Wipe Out Waste Program: Gold Coast City Council: "Don’t thank me, thank the waste truck" 2005 [available at: www.epa.qld.gov.au ]

'Evaluation Report Kinks and Bends what's the go with relationships?: Preventing Sexual Violence an educational program exploring sexual violence in young people's social lives'. Violence Against Women Specialist Unit, NSW Attorney General’s Department, June 2004 [Click here to download this article (pdf format)]

Waste education facilities evaluation project report: education is not an afterthought! 2004 [available at: www.epa.qld.gov.au ]

Getting it Right: A Suicide Training Package for Health Care Workers. Central Coast Area Health Service.2000

NSW Environment Protection Authority/ Department of Environment and Conservation 1994 to 2004

Learning for Sustainability: Education About Waste: What is Good Practice? [2004]

Does your Project Make a Difference? A Guide to Evaluating Environmental Education Programs and Projects [2004].

Reducing Unlawful Disposal of Waste; Littering, Illegal Dumping and Illegal Landfilling. A Position Paper [2004].

Managing Lead Contamination in Home Maintenance, Renovation and Demolition Practices. A Guide for Councils [2003].

New Pollution Laws and the Workplace. Training Kit [1999]

World Health Organization

WHO Series 10. School Health Education to prevent AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Diseases 1998

Collier, G. WHO/UNESCO Guide for School Health Education to Prevent AIDS and Other STDs. First International Symposium on Education and Information about AIDS Mexico 1988.

NSW Health

NSW HIV and AIDS Health Promotion Plan 1994 to 1996

NSW Department of School Education 1980 to 1985

Contact 19: Effective Communication

Contact 21: Self Esteem

Contact 22: Decision-making

Personal Development Bulletins

Ideas for Stress Reduction with Young Children 1984

Ideas for Education about Human Sexuality for Years 5 and 6

 

Publications: Grahame Collier had significant input into the draft

NSW Environment Protection Authority/ Department of Environment and Conservation 1994 to 2004.

Environment Success Stories: New Initiatives in Cleaner Production and Pollution Prevention

Integrating Environmental Education into the Curriculum

Focusing on Our Future: Strategic Direction and Priorities for Waste Education in NSW.

Litter Prevention Council Resource Kit

Stormwater Council Resource Kit

NSW Department of School Education 1979 to 1984

Ideas for Values Education

Pupil Behaviour and Discipline Support Materials 1983

AIDS and Other STDs Teaching Learning Material 1985 [while at Family Planning NSW]

Child Protection: Preventing Child Sexual Assault. Curriculum Statement K-12 and Support Materials 1998 [while at Family Planning NSW]

NSW Personal Development Association

A Staff Development Package to Help Teachers Explore their Attitudes Toward Disabled People