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  • Take the Pledge takes to Parramatta in December

    19/11/2015

    The KNSWB team will be in Prince Alfred Square and the local Parramatta area from 9am to 12pm on Friday 18th December encouraging locals and tourists to Take the Pledge. Our event media partner, Channel 7 will be there as well filming a news segment with some Channel 7 personalities. Take the Pledge is KNSWB’s […]

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  • Congress: Less Litter. Live Better

    KNSWB Litter Congress: 2016 Call for Papers

    19/11/2015

    The KNSWB Congress is the sole conference dedicated to addressing the issue of litter in Australia. The two-day program will consist of keynote and case study presentations, and interactive panel discussions. A series of small group workshops and off-site tours will be offered on the day prior to the conference. Click here to read the […]

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  • Great prizes available at the KNSWB Cocktail Reception Silent Auction

    19/11/2015

    KNSWB will be running a silent auction at our cocktail reception next week, and the prizes are rolling into the office. Why not fill those gaps in your holiday shopping with an auction item or two? The funds raised will go back into KNSWB’s programs, which are designed to help communities continue their great, grassroots […]

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  • 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, […]

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  • “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 […]

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  • 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. […]

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