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Use your rates notice to collect your two free native plants and help keep Brisbane clean, green and sustainable.


Brisbane - Clean, Green, Sustainable 2017-2031 outlines future targets and commitments to create a cleaner, greener and sustainable city.

From 1 November, a container refund scheme will give people an incentive to collect and return containers for recycling for a 10 cent refund.


Check out our blog on greener gardening and recycle your way to a better backyard.

The Waste Smart Kindy program is a free online course for early learning educators to gain professional development in waste education.

Council's Love Food Hate Waste team will be at local shopping centres with free samples of banana bread and tips on how you can reduce food waste.


Celebrate National Recycling Week in style at the Recreate Fashion Show and Twilight Market in King George Square on Friday 16 November 2018.

17 November 2018
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Join in the fun and raise money for charity at the World’s Biggest Garage Sale. Pick-up a bargain and help reduce waste going to landfill.

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