Loading Events
Find Events

Past Events

Events List Navigation

March 2019

Youth and Schools Clean Up Day

March 1, 2019

Register your school or youth group to take part in Australia's biggest clean up event! Find out more or register by clicking here.

Find out more »
August 2019

Keep Australia Beautiful Week

August 19, 2019 - August 25, 2019

Keep Australia Beautiful Week encourages Aussies to take the pledge, to pick up 1 piece of rubbish per day for the week. Let's work together to tackle litter. Roadside litter is the leading type of litter found in Australia and hugely detrimental to our environment. Cutting litter requires everybody to be involved; your local authority, waste contractors, shops, pubs, businesses, community members and travellers, all have a role to play. That’s why Keep Australia Beautiful is working with various community…

Find out more »
September 2019

Waste NoT Awards 2019 winners announced

September 18, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Entries in the 2019 Northern Tasmanian Waste NoT Awards have closed and the judges are now assessing all entries. Winners will be announced on 18 September 2019 - stay tuned and best wishes to everyone who took part!

Find out more »

Clean Up The World Weekend

September 21, 2019 - September 22, 2019

Clean Up the World was established in 1993 and is one of the largest community-based environmental programs in the world. Held in conjunction with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), this event mobilises an estimated 35 million volunteers from 130 countries annually.  Their vision is to inspire a billion people across all continents to tread lightly, clean up and conserve the planet. Find out how to get involved and register a Clean Up the World activity on the Clean Up the World website.

Find out more »

Kerbside Recycling Bin Assessments in the Cradle Coast

September 23, 2019 @ 8:00 am - October 31, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

Bin assessments identify and quantify by volume the types of recyclables and contamination found in kerbside recycling bins.  Assessments also provide an opportunity for personalised education to residents on their recycling habits. The major aim of the multi-year bin assessment program is to understand the quantity of kerbside recycling contamination and the materials causing the contamination, so as to prioritise regional education and awareness activities and ultimately reduce the volume of recyclable materials going to landfill. The next kerbside recycling…

Find out more »

National Op Shop Week

September 29, 2019 - October 5, 2019

National Op Shop Week raises awareness of the importance of supporting your local op shop to help your local community and the environment by reducing the amount of waste ending up in landfill. Find out more at the Op Shop Week website

Find out more »
October 2019

Meander Valley Council – registrations for 2019 hardwaste collection

October 1, 2019 @ 8:00 am - November 6, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

The annual  Meander Valley Council area Hard Waste Collection is an opportunity for residents to dispose of items that cannot be deposited in kerbside bins. Residents are required to register to receive the service. Registration information is used by Council’s contractors to ensure they have the appropriate number of vehicles and personnel available on collection day. Residents do have opportunities to add to or change their list of registered items before collection day, but should be aware that time limits…

Find out more »

Garage Sale Trail

October 19, 2019 @ 8:00 am - October 20, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

One big weekend of garage sales! Put second hand first on 19 & 20 October 2019. Register a garage sale or find a sale near you at the Garage Sale Trail website.

Find out more »

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Days – Northern Tasmania

October 26, 2019 @ 8:30 am - October 27, 2019 @ 4:00 pm

Are you spring cleaning ready for summer and have old chemicals in your garden shed or laundry cupboard? The Northern Tasmanian Waste Management Group is hosting FREE household hazardous waste drop off events: >>  Saturday 26th October 2019 - 8.30am - 11.30am  at St Helens Waste Transfer Station - Eagle St >>  Saturday 26th October 2019 - 12.30pm - 3.30pm at George Town Waste Transfer Station - 111 Mount George Rd >>  Sunday 27th October 2019 – 8.00am – 4.00pm…

Find out more »
November 2019

National Recycling Week

November 11, 2019 - November 17, 2019

Planet Ark founded National Recycling Week to bring a national focus to the environmental benefits of recycling. Now in its 24th year, this well-established annual event continues to educate and stimulate behaviour change by promoting kerbside, industrial and community recycling initiatives; and giving people the tools to minimise waste and manage material resources responsibly at home, at work and at school.

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events