Category Archives: ResourceSmart

Tawonga Primary School Recognized for Being ResourceSmart

On April 23rd, Cr. Sarah Nicholas (Alpine Shire) and Linda Anania (ResourceSmart Hume Region Facilitator – North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group) visited Tawonga Primary School and presented them with an award recognizing their great achievements in the ResourceSmart (RS) program.  Through this program, the school has managed to considerably decrease the amount of…

News from ResourceSmart

To date 2018 has proven to be a very busy start for ResourceSmart in the North East region, with some new schools signing up and a number of schools doing Waste Audits and planning ways to improve on their waste management and smarter use of resources.  Some of the major goals being embarked on by…

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…

Banksia Award for Resource Smart Schools Program

We’re delighted to let you all know that ResourceSmart Schools took out the ‘Education for Sustainability’ category award at the Banksia Sustainability Awards which was held in Sydney on 13 November. The Education for Sustainability Award recognises leadership and achievement in raising awareness of sustainability issues, and promoting change in values and behaviour in sustainability….