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The North East Waste and Resource Recovery Implementation Plan

A plan to meet the region’s waste and resource recovery needs The Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, the Hon. Lily D’Ambrosio, has recently announced the approval of the plan on July 6, 2017. The final north east waste and ...

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Winner…Wooragee Primary School

As a representative of the Hume Region ResourceSmart Schools project, it was a great pleasure to be able to present Wooragee Primary School with the ‘2017 Hume Region Primary School of the Year’ award last Tuesday.  The award noted their ‘fantastic community involvement and the advances they have made in their ResourceSmart journey’.  They have…

Don’t Be Shy….apply for The Kazzie Award

Applications close 19 July 2017 For more information and to apply visit kazzieawards.com.au   The Kazzie Award has been created to honour Karen Curnow (Spehr) to recognise and celebrate women working to protect the environment and prevent litter. The memorial fund established soon after Karen’s death in June 2017 extends her lifelong work of providing…

North east implementation plan released

A plan which will guide waste management and resource recovery infrastructure in the North East for the next ten years was approved yesterday, on the 6/07/2017, by the Minister for Energy, Environment & Climate Change, the Hon. Lily D’Ambrosio. To download the media release click here

Waste Education Conference – Melbourne

Sustainability Victoria (SV) and Metropolitan Waste and Resource Recovery Group (MWRRG) are running a 2 day Waste Education Conference in September designed for educators delivering waste/recycling and litter programs. The theme of the conference is sharing and celebrating project success stories. Sessions on how best to pitch your project, influence and gain support, communicate your…