Formed in 2007 the Gippsland Climate Change Network Inc. (GCCN) has delivered arrange of local projects and provided support for climate change modification. GCCN provides feedback for many local council policies and projects and has worked with support from the Gippsland Waste and Resource Recovery Group.

A key deliverable was the Gippsland Low Carbon Growth Plan 2012 developed by Climate Works in 2011.This plan identified a range of potential emission reduction options across the Gippsland region some of which are still being implemented today.