• Vale Don Chambers


    Don Chambers, the former Chair of Keep Australia Beautiful National Association, sadly passed away on 11 October while on a trip to Rome, Italy. He was 78. Don was an important part of the Keep Australia Beautiful family for more than a decade. He stepped down as national Chair in 2013, although he remained on […]

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  • Chief Executive’s September Report


    Last week, KNSWB celebrated our Blue Star Sustainability Awards event, handing out awards to the winners and the highly commended recipients in our Metro competition. The night was hosted by comic and writer Wendy Harmer in beautiful Manly, at the International College of Management, Sydney. The dinner was a great success, a night full of […]

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  • Donate to Keep NSW Beautiful


    Keep NSW Beautiful is the friendliest, most effective environmental group in NSW that’s been making communities beautiful since 1975. We work to bring community groups, schools, businesses, and government together in their common goals to reduce litter and improve environmental sustainability across the state. We run a series of programs designed to celebrate, recognise, educate, […]

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  • Sustainable packaging is the new ‘in’ thing


    Climate change, greenhouse gas emissions, pollution, water and energy usage are all environmental issues provoking international debate about the sustainability of the lifestyles of our modern world. Environmental sustainability, wherever possible, has become a mainstream concern for individuals, businesses and governments in order to preserve our planet’s future. Based on this study, Australia is neither […]

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  • Chief Executive’s June Report


    We have hit the halfway mark for 2015. For KNSWB this signifies the beginning of a new membership year. This coming year, we’re replacing our old Membership model with a new system of Members and Friends, which opens up the opportunity of joining our network to businesses, community groups, individuals, schools and other organisations. I’d […]

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  • Litter Prevention and Reduction Case Studies


    Since the Community Litter Grants program commenced in 2014, many community groups have been recipients of grants which they’ve used to reduce litter and improve their communities. Five of these groups have been featured in a series of videos presenting case studies of various activities which can be undertaken for litter prevention. The stories show that the […]

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