Clean and green blog

Keep up to date with everything clean and green! Use this blog to find tips, tricks and more regarding reducing, reusing and recycling as well as information about Brisbane natural environment.

Latest posts

The festive season is a time to celebrate with family and friends, often with a fantastic feast, but these special occasions can also lead to a lot of wasted food. Read our tips.

Whether you are new to gardening or have an experienced green thumb, we have some tips to help your garden beat the heat and stay happy and healthy over the summer. 

Thanks to the creative suggestions from Brisbane residents, OzHarvest’s three food rescue vehicles now have new names.

Are you dreaming of a green Christmas? If all you want for Christmas is to be clean and green, then we've got the perfect early gift! Try our top five tips for a more sustainable Christmas.

It’s almost December and while we love parties – we hate the waste associated with them! If you’re hosting or frequenting a party this summer, a grazing platter is a surefire way to appease a hungry crowd. 

Find out the best ways you can repurpose your leftover holiday ham, turney, chicken and beef.

It’s Australian Food Safety Week (9-16 November), a timely reminder that food storage is not only important to your health but also your wallet.

Read about Brisbane award winners for the Cleaner Suburb Awards, who go out of their way putting their best green foot forward to ensure our wild and green spaces are protected and waste is reduced to keep our city clean and green for future generations.

It’s been another big year for all of Brisbane’s Green Schools. We’re feeling proud of our young sustainability champions from Brisbane City Council’s 2019 schools, classes and programs.


Last updated:11 November 2019