Go Beyond the Hour
Earth Hour Energy Savings Challenge - take the challenge, reduce your bills, love the planet and win great prizes!
Be challenged to make sustainable changes around your home based on themes such as lighting, water, appliances etc
How does it work?
- Register to participate and select the challenges you might like to complete See the full list of challenges and activities.
- You will receive monthly emails with information about the new challenges and tips to help you on your energy savings journey.
- Keep a record of your activities as you go, by taking photos and sharing your activities.
- Submit your evidence online and earn entries into the monthly prize draws.
- Keep doing more challenges (until end September) - the more you complete and submit, the greater the chance to win!
Start at any time and do as many as you wish - but the more challenges you complete, the more entries you will get in our monthly draws and the greater your chance of winning a prize.
- Be appliance savvy (starts April)
- Warm up for winter with insulation and efficient heating (starts May)
- Long nights, efficient lights (starts June)
- Sweet solar savings (starts July)
- Water-wise and canny cooking (starts August)
- Get set for summer and stay cool (starts September)
Monthly Prizes: We have a great selection of prizes* on offer including:
- iTunes and Google Play $20 vouchers
- $50 Coles and Woolworth vouchers
- Sustainable kitchenware
- A range of gardening and cookbooks
- Gardening kits and tools
Power Bill Challenge
If you have been participating in the Energy Saving Challenge you can enter into the competition for the biggest saving on a power bill. Simply submit your most recent quarterly power bill by 30 September to be in the running for a set of great prizes:
- 1st prize - Whale watching voucher for three people - $360 value
- 2nd prize - Restaurant voucher - $300 value
- 3rd prize - Restaurant voucher - $250 value
Super charge your chance to win a major prize, do as many challenges as you can and see your energy savings lower your electricity bill. The biggest energy savers will win the power bill challenge.
See the full challenges and activity list
When you complete a challenge bask in that warm energy saving feeling!
*Only residents of the Northern Beaches local government area are eligible to receive prizes. Terms and conditions apply. Participants must register by 31 July.