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Take Your E-Waste to a Better Place

From 1 July 2019, e-waste will no longer be  accepted in any bin. Visit ewaste.vic.gov.au or contact your local council to find your nearest e-waste drop off point. WHAT IS E-WASTE? E-waste is any item with a plug, battery or cord that is no longer ...

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Detox your Home is coming to Wangaratta & Beechworth on 31 August 2019

Detox Your Home Returns again! 1446 kg of household chemicals were safely collected from 63 householders at the Wangaratta Detox Your Home event in 2018/19! Detox your Home is a safe, free and easy‑to‑use service to dispose of common household chemicals without ...

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NevRwaste News

Community litter and illegal dumping survey

The North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group, which plans for waste and resource recovery for the region, has received funding from the Victorian Government to develop a Regional Litter and Illegal Dumping Plan. The plan will be the result of a partnership between councils, alpine resorts, state government departments and agencies and community and…

Detox your Home is coming to Wangaratta & Beechworth on 31 August 2019

Detox Your Home Returns again! 1446 kg of household chemicals were safely collected from 63 householders at the Wangaratta Detox Your Home event in 2018/19! Detox your Home is a safe, free and easy‑to‑use service to dispose of common household chemicals without harming your health or the environment. Do the right thing for your loved…

Take Your E-Waste to a Better Place

From 1 July 2019, e-waste will no longer be  accepted in any bin. Visit ewaste.vic.gov.au or contact your local council to find your nearest e-waste drop off point. WHAT IS E-WASTE? E-waste is any item with a plug, battery or cord that is no longer working or wanted. From your phone to your fridge, your laptop to…

Beechworth Student Environment Day

Baarmutha Park in Beechworth hosted the 40th Student Environment Day event on a cold, but rain-free May 9th for around 200 students from the Indigo Shire area. This was the first time this event has been held in Beechworth and the participation rate was excellent. Participating schools were Beechworth PS, Beechworth Montessori School, St. Joseph’s…