• Toodyay, WA named Australia’s Tidiest Town


    On 27 February in Sheffield, Tasmania, Toodyay in Western Australia was declared Australia’s 25th Tidy Towns overall winner. Toodyay had a very successful event, also winning the Dame Phyllis Frost Litter Prevention, Resource Recovery & Waste Management, and Environmental Protection and Innovation categories. Environment Minister Albert Jacob has congratulated Toodyay for claiming the title of […]

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  • Gloucester receive Highly Commended Award for Heritage and Culture


    Gloucester has represented NSW in the 2015 Australian Tidy Towns Awards held in Sheffield, Tasmania. The Mid North Coast community deservedly took out a highly commended award for Heritage and Culture, as a result of their ongoing maintenance and celebration of the towns museum and other historic buildings. The Australian Tidy Towns awards, sponsored by […]

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  • Our New Awards Program: The Blue Star Sustainability Awards


    THE BLUE STAR AWARDS ARE NOW OPEN FOR 2016. CLICK HERE FOR MORE! In 2015 KNSWB is launching a brand new awards program. The Blue Star Sustainability Awards represent a fresh take on rewarding group and individual excellence in sustainability, continuing our traditions of recognising good work done by wonderful people in the community. Since 1981, […]

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  • Gloucester Tidy Towns finalist going to National Awards


    The community of Gloucester has proven it’s the New South Wales Tidy Towns Winner and now its environmental efforts have put them in the running for this year’s Keep Australia Beautiful, Australian Tidy Towns awards. The local Tidy Towns Committee as well as Environment and Waste Coordinator, Tania Parkinson from Gloucester Shire Council will be jet setting to […]

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  • Clean Beaches Awards Ceremony 2014 Photo Gallery


    On Friday 12 December we held our 2014 Clean Beaches Awards Ceremony. Below you’ll find photos from the events and each winner receiving their certificates. If you would light high-resolution files of any of the photos, or if you would like to purchase prints, please get in touch with Laura Oxley at media@knswb.org.au or on […]

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  • Clean Beaches Award Winners 2014


    On Friday 12 December the Clean Beaches winners of 2014 were announced at the Bondi Golf and Diggers Club – coincidentally, a venue overlooking the beach that was announced as the Overall Winner at the Ceremony! The NSW Overall Clean Beach is… Bondi Beach! Below is the list of all the winners and highly commended […]

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