Latest News

  • Regional NSW Shines at the Blue Star Sustainability Awards; Orange takes top honours

    11/11/2015

    The first Keep NSW Beautiful Blue Star Sustainability (Regional) Awards were announced on Saturday 7th November 2015 as a cornerstone of a weekend celebration in Gloucester, NSW. The Blue Star Sustainability Awards have grown out of the iconic Sustainable Cities, Clean Beaches and Tidy Towns award programs. The Awards are designed to promote environmental sustainability, […]

    Read More
  • “Do The Right Thing” – National Recycling Awareness Week

    10/11/2015

    “Do the right thing… put your rubbish in the bin!” We’ve all heard the phrase, or a slight variation, with a key message that has been promoted since Australia began incorporating recycling into everyday habits: make sure you put your rubbish in the bin; more importantly, in the right bin! National Recycling Awareness Week is an opportunity […]

    Read More
  • Chief Executive’s October Report

    21/10/2015

    Recently, The NSW Premier Mike Baird unveiled his new 30 “State Priorities” and 12 “Premier Priorities,” which will allow the government to measure and deliver projects that create a stronger and healthier NSW.  I was pleased to see that one of the 12 Premier Priorities, Keeping our Environment Clean, is directly tied to litter reduction. […]

    Read More
  • KNSWB & NSW EPA launch pilot litter workshop

    21/10/2015

    The NSW EPA this term are funding a five week pilot program of a Litter module as part of the KNSWB EnviroMentors service. This is the debut of an incursion-based litter education workshop, devised and delivered by KNSWB’s fully qualified teachers. The pilot program will visit 25 schools in both metropolitan and regional areas over the course of the five […]

    Read More
  • Come along to the Keep NSW Beautiful Cocktail Reception

    21/10/2015

    The Keep NSW Beautiful Cocktail Reception is an opportunity for us to personally thank and celebrate our supporters for the important part they play in keeping NSW beautiful. It will be an evening of networking over canapés and drinks and a chance for partners and associates to network with state and local government members, industry […]

    Read More
  • Vale Don Chambers

    21/10/2015

    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 […]

    Read More