THE environment can breathe easier thanks to the efforts of those at the Kuluin Early Learning Centre to divert a huge 42%...


03rd Jan. 2016 6:01 AM

PERHAPS instead of wasting a fortune on services ratepayers don't want or need, we could consider investing in a service...

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19th Jan. 2016 6:01 AM

WITHIN a few years, councillor Neil Fisher hopes to see a region of recycling warriors.

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19th Jan. 2016 6:01 AM

CALLING on all schools in the region to register for the first Clean Up Australia Day Recycled Sculpture competition.

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02nd Feb. 2016 10:02 AM

Thousands of people turned out to the annual Swap Meet.

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07th Feb. 2016 12:02 PM

MARVIN the Worm is a new education program offered to the schools of Australia but currently we are focusing our efforts on...

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09th Feb. 2016 9:02 AM

NEW research suggests Australians are hoarding their old tech gadgets for some very simple reasons.

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15th Feb. 2016 11:02 AM

BUNDABERG is set to benefit with the opening of the region’s largest privately owned waste recycling plant.

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16th Feb. 2016 7:02 AM

ONE man’s trash is another mans treasure which is why Livingstone Shire Council is helping a local business turn the...

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24th Feb. 2016 8:02 AM

BYRON Shire residents have recycled 2,300 tonnes of food and garden organics in six months, the council has announced.

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25th Feb. 2016 7:02 AM

Councillor Neil Fisher unveils Rockhampton's new glass recycling plant, where the region's used glass bottles will become...

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26th Feb. 2016 5:02 PM

FINISHED a bottle of beer or a jar of jam recently? It could soon be used in construction projects throughout Central...

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01st March 2016 6:03 AM

Division 5 candidate explains why Queensland should adopt South Australia's policy

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10th March 2016 3:03 PM

Division 6 candidate Alan Cornick was happy to see candidates given the chance to retrieve their how-to-vote cards from...


12th March 2016 5:03 AM

The 2015 NSW State of the Environment report shows littering in New South Wales is reducing, recycling is increasing and...

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21st March 2016 3:03 PM

RESIDENTS can have a say on Council's draft Waste Reduction and Recycling Plan 2016-2024 from March 29.

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23rd March 2016 10:03 PM

AN IPSWICH child care centre is not just teaching its 200 tiny tots how to reuse and recycle, it’s also setting an example...

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26th March 2016 6:03 AM

COFFS Harbour High School has won the Park Beach Plaza’s Clean Up Australia Day Recycled Sculpture Competition with their...

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06th April 2016 5:04 AM

THREE years ago, The Big Banana Fun Park had no recycling facilities. Now, its diverting 22.4 tonnes of waste from landfill...

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07th April 2016 6:04 AM

KIDS get to operate a garbage truck, explore the botanic gardens and make recycled art and craft at the Upcycle Your...

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09th April 2016 10:04 AM

Star of the Sea students talk about why they love recycling.

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22nd April 2016 1:04 PM

Star of the Sea Catholic Primary School has inspired its students to learn about recycling by creating a school garden from...

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22nd April 2016 2:04 PM

Mike Baird outlines 'single largest initiative ever undertaken to reduce litter in NSW'

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08th May 2016 8:05 AM

IT IS an idea that easily be replicated in the Lismore area - the EcoBag.

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09th May 2016 5:05 AM

YAMBA’S paper bag crusaders have stepped their EcoBag campaign up a notch in an effort to get more people to take...

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09th May 2016 1:05 PM

NEW technology is capable of processing 25,000 tonnes of food and garden waste annually, and will halve composting time.

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09th May 2016 4:05 PM

WHY has it taken New South Wales so long to introduce a container deposit scheme?

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10th May 2016 5:05 AM

Bipartisan support looks set to ensure the scheme will sail through parliament.

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12th May 2016 5:05 AM

A STATEWIDE cash for containers scheme looks certain to pass through NSW Parliament as Labor throws support behind the...

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12th May 2016 4:05 PM

RICHMOND Valley Council residents will be receiving new kitchen caddies for their organic bins.

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26th May 2016 6:05 AM

LIVINGSTONE Shire Council has joined forces with MobileMuster to encourage the CQ community to recycle their old mobile...

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03rd June 2016 4:06 PM

THE latest recycling calendars for the 2016-17 financial year are now available to residents of the Bundaberg region.

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07th June 2016 7:06 AM

IN CONJUNCTION with World Environment Day, the LNP has committed to a policy that would address cans and bottles littering...

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07th June 2016 7:06 AM

DEAR developer, thanks for not including recycling facilities at my townshouse complex.

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24th June 2016 12:06 PM

WASTEWATER transformed into clean, safe water available on-tap for household uses such as washing cars, bikes boats...

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29th June 2016 5:06 AM

A TIMBER dividing fence at Buddina has become a neighbourhood trading post where clothes are swapped for free.

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29th June 2016 11:06 AM

A TOOWOOMBA Scout group has refurbished its recycling station with the help of a Keep Australia Beautiful grant.

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09th July 2016 6:07 AM

A GROUP of Byron Bay women are revolutionising the town with a new reusuable shopping bag system.

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11th July 2016 8:07 AM

ALMOST one in five recycling bins contain items recyclers reject.

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13th July 2016 12:07 PM

PAGE MP Kevin Hogan praised the efforts of a group who uses recycling to combat homeless issues in the region.

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21st July 2016 5:07 AM

MEMBER for Burnett Stephen Bennett has welcomed an announcement that a Container Deposit Scheme would be introduced to...

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22nd July 2016 12:07 PM

An inspection of over 6000 bins shows we need to remember what goes in the bin

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23rd July 2016 12:07 PM

WORM farming is a great way to reduce your household food waste.

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26th July 2016 10:07 AM

WHO hasn't raced down the driveway with the bin only to find that you're too late - Or you've put out the wrong bin?

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27th July 2016 1:07 PM

THE decision has been made, now the finer details will be put in place. We ask an environment expert what the CDS could...

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28th July 2016 5:07 AM

Dealing with our waste is not a problem that is going to get smaller

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28th July 2016 12:07 PM

CHERBOURG has led the South Burnett in the way of recycling for the past two years, but increased demand now has them...

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28th July 2016 2:07 PM

KERBSIDE recycling could save ratepayers’ cash in the long run and extend the life of Kingaroy’s current landfill.

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28th July 2016 3:07 PM