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WASTE MANAGEMENT STRATEGY REVIEW WORKSHOPS

Rural City of Wangaratta are running a series of collaborative workshops to inform residents about the waste management strategy and seek input from the community on a number of key themes that will shape the new strategy. This is a workshop for community members and business owners with an interest in waste and sustainability in…

National Recycling Week – 13 to 19 November 2017

What Goes Around: Why Buying Recycled Matters There are lots of ways you can get involved in National Recycling Week at work, school and the home. Explore this year theme “What Goes Around: Why Buying Recycled Matter”. Planet Ark founded National Recycling Week in November 1996 to bring a national focus to the environmental benefits…

Sustainable Living Festival 2017 – WODONGA

Join the City of Wodonga to find out what positive actions you can take to accelerate the uptake of sustainable living for your home or business. There is a month long Sustainable Living Festival with a huge program including pop-up workshops, talks, demonstrations and exhibits to learn the tools to reduce, reuse and save money….

Grants and Funding

Resource Recovery Infrastructure Fund Round 2 Round 2 of the Resource Recovery Infrastructure fund  has up to $5 million in grants available for projects based in non-metropolitan Melbourne and dealing with waste from that region. Rural and regional councils and private enterprises with projects in non-metropolitan Melbourne are able to apply for Round 2 funding…