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

The container refund scheme gives 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.


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


If you’re a keen recycler and finding your bin full each fortnight, larger ones are available!


Find out how you can reduce food waste and keep Brisbane clean, green and sustainable through subscribing to our monthly e-newsletter. 

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


Find out about Council's lessons for primary and secondary students in the new school programs and resources brochure.

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