Sustainability

Markets & Food Events
The Best Perth Markets To Shop At This Month

Whether you’re after a gift for a friend, a bite to eat, or just a casual stroll and a browse, you’re bound to find what…

Fashion
This Sustainable Sneaker Brand Will Plant 5 Trees For Every Purchase

If some fresh kicks are on the agenda this Christmas, for you or for your nearest and dearest, we reckon it’s time to skip the…

Planet
8 Game-Changing Investments To Help You Live Your Most Sustainable Year Yet

On a journey to live a greener life? Technology is proving itself as the key to protecting our beloved Mother Earth. Innovative products are…

Sustainability
How Kester Black’s Anna Ross Created A Sustainable Beauty Empire

When it comes to the beauty industry, sustainable and eco-conscious aren’t often the first words that come to mind, which is why…

Sustainability
Make A Difference And Support These 6 Businesses Doing Better By Our Planet

The winners of The Circle Awards AUS & NZ 2021 have officially been announced, and our carts (and hearts) are full of sustainable swaps…

Sustainability
Here’s What The Circular Economy Is All About, According To 5 Sustainability Experts

If you’re someone who has a reusable coffee cup (and remembers to use it), has a compost at home and regularly engages in meat-free…

Sustainability
Show Your Fave Zero-Waste Brand Some Love By Voting In The Circle Awards Now

Here at Urban List, we're passionate about putting our best foot forward, dedicated to being as conscious as possible when it comes to…

Planet
Lighten Up Your Fashion Footprint, These Are Australia’s Best Fashion Rental Sites

For a generation that lives for trends, limited edition, and instant gratification, it should come as no surprise that we millennials are…

Restaurants
15 Of Perth’s Best Vegan Cafes And Restaurants

Living a plant-based life is certainly nothing new, but, as you may have noticed, the popularity of the vegan diet has been on the rise…

Planet
Tuck Into Perth’s Best Vegan Breakfasts

Being vegan can often make going out for breakfast a little tricky, given it’s a time of day that typically lends itself to eggs and…

Food & Drink
14 Of Perth’s Most Environmentally Friendly Cafes And Restaurants

This month we're raising awareness about simple changes you can make in your life to live more sustainably. Find out how you can do your…

Planet
Get Growing At 8 Of The Best Community Gardens Around Perth

Indoor plants are having a moment right now, but as much as we love our fiddle leaf figs and our philodendrons, some plants need to live…

Local Escapes
Get To Know Voyager Estate Through Their 7-Course Discovery Menu

2020 is the year to explore our big, beautiful backyard and of course, while doing that, you’ll want to work your way through the best…

Local Escapes
6 Stunning WA Eco Retreats To Check Off Your Bucket List

A green getaway is more than just a fun alliteration—it’s the way we should all start thinking about how we travel. We’re…

Local Escapes
Meet The YouTube-Famous Regenerative Farmers Shaking Things Up In Margaret River

With the borders shut, it’s no surprise that the people of Perth are spending more and more time in Margaret River, but if…

Fashion
Get Back Into Denim With Levi’s Dreamy New Earth-Friendly Cottonised Hemp Jeans

I know, I know—this has been the year we all fully embraced loungewear. Office outfits, be gone. Bodycon? That's a nope from…

Planet
Round Up Your Mates And Head To Cottesloe For This Mega Beach Clean Up

As West Australians, we’re lucky to have some of the most beautiful, boast-worthy beaches right on our front doorstep—but this…

Shopping
Level Up Your Plastic-Free July With These 5 Life-Changing Essentials

Plastic-free July is all about making simple swaps that’ll hopefully turn into lifelong habits. 2020 has definitely thrown us a…

People
What You Need To Know About Perth’s Black Lives Matter Protest Happening Next Saturday

  This month, the country will see several solidarity protests for the death of George Floyd and as well as the deaths of Aboriginal…

Planet
Dust Off Your KeepCup, These Perth Cafes Are Accepting Reusable Cups Again

Just as we’d all gotten so good at remembering our reusable cups each time we went to our favourite Perth cafe, COVID came along and…

Planet
Where To Buy Plastic-Free Fresh Produce In Perth

If you’re on a plastic-free mission it can be a little disheartening when you arrive at the supermarket to find more than a third of…

Bars & Pubs
Bring On The Good Vibes Thanks To The Court’s Epic Party Packs And New Drive Thru Bottle Shop

While we can’t get back to The Court as we know it just yet, the team there has gotten creative and is bringing their fun and antics…

Planet
Treat Yourself And The Planet With Perth’s Best Vegan Deliveries

Coronavirus saw all sorts of Perth’s small businesses going above and beyond to make sure we could still enjoy our favourite meals…

People
Get To Know These Up-And-Coming Indigenous Artists In WA

These up-and-coming artists have some serious wow-factor with their remarkable Aboriginal art, but not as you know it. With mediums like…

Planet
Stock Your Pantry At The Best Bulk Foods Stores In Perth

If you like cooking, helping the environment or just prefer to shop local, the bulk foods store is your number one friend. There’s…

Sustainability
Have A Positive Impact On The World With Us As We Take On Sustainability

Today is an exciting day, one that has been in the making for a long time. It’s the day we launch a project that has engaged the…

What's On
Get Dressed Up For The Queer Punk House Party Coming To A Screen Near You

Bringing a whole new meaning to the phrase all dressed up with nowhere to go, Cherry Bomb and Lucy’s Love Shack are joining forces to…

News
Get Pumped, The East Perth Power Station Is Set To Become A Buzzing Waterfront Precinct

After sitting empty for almost 40 years, we’re finally a bit closer to seeing the East Perth Power Station come back to life, but this…

Food & Drink
Fire Up The Grill, You Can Now Get Short Order Burger Co Patties Delivered

Short Order Burger Co might have shut its doors for now, but a very clever company is teaming up with them (and plenty of other Perth…

Shopping
Get Yourself A Furry Friend, Here’s Where To Adopt A Pet In Perth

We don’t know about you, but every time we go for a coffee at Yelo or a gin at Frisk. Small Bar, we see everyone with their dogs and…

Planet
Embrace Slow Fashion With Perth’s Queen Of Sustainable Style

If you don’t know the name Kath Cizeika then chances are you know her label, Empire Rose. Celebrating 22 years in business this year,…

People
Get Caffeinated For A Cause At Fremantle’s First Equal Opportunity Cafe

If you’re after a good feed and a great coffee but you also want to support something worthwhile, Humble Pantry in Fremantle is the…

Bars & Pubs
Tuck Into Plant-Based Pub Grub At This Perth Nanobrewery

If you haven’t had a nosy around the Carousel foodie precinct yet it’s high time you got there. While you might think it’s…

Cafes
Donate To Charity And Get A Free Coffee This Friday

Kick off this weekend with a good deed and even better coffee.  The Antz Inya Pants cafes, Antz 965 and…

Art & Design
Get Creative At This Art Gala With A Difference

Participating in the arts is something most of us take for granted, but for plenty of young Aussies it’s not a given. That’s why…

Art & Design
Step Into The Kaleidoscopic Climate-Inspired Art Show Hitting Perth Next Month

With more plastic in the world than stars in our galaxy, we were stoked to hear about a seriously cool art show cropping up in Perth on 12…

Planet
Go Green At Home With These Simple Sustainable Hacks

In between life's responsibilities the last thing you want is to spend all your time, energy and hard-earned coin on a massive lifestyle…

Food & Drink
Set The Alarm, Roho Bure Is Giving Away Vegan Ice Cream This Saturday Morning

Saturday sleep ins are great, we agree, but when Perth's best vegan ice cream is being dished out for free, you set an alarm. To…

Planet
Wave Goodbye To Excessive Packaging With These 6 Eco-Friendly Brands

Ever got your favourite beauty products or fashion haul delivered to your doorstep overflowing with layers of wasteful packaging? Us too. In…

Food & Drink
Skip The Supermarket, Here’s How To Create A More Sustainable Christmas Table

Christmas is typically a time where most (ok, all) of us tend to overindulge in the food and drink department, stuffing ourselves like…

Planet
Perth’s Best Vegan And Vegetarian Burgers

We love nothing more than indulging in a jam-packed burger and we believe no one should be robbed of this juicy joy. Whether you are vegan,…

Planet
Where To Find Perth’s Best Vegan Pizza

Whether you’re already vegan, trying to cut back on meat and dairy, considering going vegan or have a plant-based loving friend, good…

Things To Do
Dine Under The Stars At This Delicious Long Table Degustation

We all know how amazing Perth is at sourcing local, sustainable produce—Western Australia is definitely a frontrunner in the…

Planet
Prepare To Drool, Everyone’s Fave NYC-Style Pizza Joint Is Expanding And Launching A Vegan Range

Size definitely does matter, and that’s why Perth’s cult favourite NYC-style pizza joint is expanding. And even the menu is…

News
This Incredible Map Lets You See Perth In A Whole New Way

Hunting down zero waste produce and products has always been a challenge; until now. Perth legend Bonnie Lacey has created a bulk food and…

Shopping
Empty Your Wallet On This Eco-Luxe Yoga Range Made With Recycled Fishing Nets

A love of fashion, health and the planet are what inspired Vanessa Lothian to create local, sustainable activewear range Earth + Society.…

Food & Drink
Trash Is For Tossers | A Simple Guide To Going Plastic-Free

Let’s chat about breaking a dirty, little habit. No, we don’t mean your daily 3pm chocolate binge, we’re talking about…

Originals
The Stylish Aussie Sisters Behind Twoobs Talk Podcasts, Mentors and Disrupting The Shoe Market

You’d be hard pressed to find someone who doesn’t adore sartorial sister act Jess and Stef Dadon. From their perfectly curated…

Fashion
Fall For The Winter Charms Of This New Sustainable Knitwear Label

Now that summer’s out and winter is on its way in, it’s time to embrace a few of the season’s greatest traditions: layers,…

Getting The Gig
How Vincent Tolefe Founded His Own Record Label At 23

As far as dream jobs go, they don’t get much greater than owning your own record label. Top that off with the fact that you’re…

Threads
Tkay Maidza Talks Streetwear, Killer Style And Never Blending In

Welcome to a special edition of Threads for music month at Urban List. Five days, five outfits, one ultimate source of music and…

What's On
Stop The Press, There’s A Vegan Night Market Coming To Perth

Plant-based friends, tofu junkies, flexitarians, soy lovers (or literally anyone that loves a good feed)—listen up. Vegan Nights, an…

Markets & Food Events
Where To Load Up On Magnum’s New Vegan Dessert

Praise be: Magnum has announced that vegans can now indulge in its creamy goodness. Nothing serves you better during an Australian…

Planet
The Ultimate Vegan Gift Guide

  You never realise how hard it is to buy for a vegan until you’re stuck doing it. Make things easy on yourself and treat your…

Restaurants
Perth’s Favourite Vegan Pizza Is Coming To Northbridge

Peace'za, everyone’s favourite vegan pizza joint is moving to the heart of Northbridge and if this isn’t the best early…

Style & Design
7 Sustainable Startups To Get Behind

These days, everyone has a sneaky side hustle; deliveries are dropped on your desk every three hours and people are flogging the latest and…

Cafes
Roho Bure Is Bringing Perth’s Best Vegan Ice Cream To Leederville

Hold onto your waffle cones ladies and gents because our fave vegan ice cream shop, Roho Bure is opening a second store in Leederville, just…

Food & Drink
Sweetwater Rooftop Bar Is Going Vegan This October

When we think of Sweetwater, a few different things come to mind; incredible views, delectable dishes and insta worthy cocktails. After the…

Health & Beauty
This Colourful Vegan Beauty Range Is Damn Insta-Worthy & Just Gimme

No lie peeps, we’re talking a WHOLE new level of Insta-worthy. Like glitter face masks, unicorn fruit whipped body butter that smells…

Planet
Our Ultimate Guide To Vegan Booze

Being vegan is kinda tricky. You find that a bunch of random things you’ve never looked twice at are, in fact, not vegan. For…

Hair & Beauty
10 Eco-Friendly Beauty Products Doing Their Bit For The World’s Oceans

Down in this beautiful pocket of the world we’re blessed with some of the most incredible beaches and marine life,…

Wellness
Vegan or Plant-Based: What’s The Difference?

The past few years have seen a crazy increase in the number of diets adopted by people all around the world. HCLF, Keto, IIFYM, intermittent…

Travel
New Sustainable Tours Are Running In Bali And They’re Worth Your Hard Earned Dollies

You’ve probably spent one too many long weekends in Bali, soaking in the sun while looking over the vast blue ocean and sipping on…

Hair & Beauty
12 Of The Best Australian Vegan Beauty Products To Invest In

Imagine if vegan beauty was more than a hashtag? Could the cute bunny on the packaging really make a difference? Here at The Urban List, we…