We’re creating a clean and green Brisbane for you and your family to enjoy for years to come.

Use this page to find out more about rubbish, tips and bins, Brisbane's natural environment and how to make your home and community a cleaner and greener place.

Right now

Easy being clean and green

Take your eco-warrior spirit to the streets with more to see and do for Brisbane’s greenest thumbs at events happening across the city in the coming weeks.

Be a recycling boss

Easily find out what can and can't go in the recycling with our free recycling app.

Hub opening

Downfall Creek Bushland Centre has a new community composting hub opening. Join us at a welcome and information day on Sunday 19 May.

Gardens open day

Come along to the Brisbane Botanic Gardens Open Day on Sunday 26 May for ask a gardener drop in sessions, composting tips, themed walks and so much more!

Started composting

Did you know many of your kitchen scraps can easily be composted to create rich nutrients for your garden instead of going to landfill?

Take the challenge

Take on the Six-week Food Waste Challenge with Laura Geitz and other residents to help reduce food waste, while saving time and money.

Environment centres

Learn more about Brisbane's natural environment by visiting one of our environment centres.

Free native plants

Attract native critters into your backyard with the free Native Plants program. See what native plants attract birds, bees and other insects.


Keep up to date 

Want to find out about all things clean and green in Brisbane? Sign up for our monthly Clean and green Brisbane e-newsletter and see our suggestions for around how you can make a positive impact on our environment.