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Dates and Times

02 March 2021
11:00 - 12:30

Location

On-Campus
Building: Ngunnawal Garden

Organiser

Campus Estate Sustainability

Speakers

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Clean Up Australia Day

Join UC staff, students and the community at our UC Clean Up Australia Day event on March 2nd 2021

Meet at the Concourse at 11am for a safety briefing, collect your PPE and garbage bags before making your way around campus collecting any rubbish you find long the way then head to the Ngunnawal Garden for a thank you BBQ for participants.

There has never been a better time to tackle the surge in single use disposable items, such as takeaway coffee cups, food packaging, masks, and sanitised wipes; all of which are polluting our local parks, bushland, streets, waterways, and campus. 

In fact, research reveals more than 1 in 3 (34%) Australian households self-identified as producing more packaging waste during lockdown periods in 2020 compared to previous years, and more than 1 in 2 (55%) reported they are now more concerned about product packaging waste than they were in 2019.

#ecoUC #CleanUpAustralia #StepUpToCleanUp

Join UC staff, students and the community at our UC Clean Up Australia Day event on March 2nd 2021 Meet at the Concourse at 11am for a safety briefing, collect your PPE and garbage bags before making your way around campus collecting any rubbish you find long the way then head to the Ngunnawal Garden for a thank you BBQ for participants. There has never been a better time to tackle the surge in single use disposable items, such as takeaway coffee cups, food packaging, masks, and sanitised wipes; all of which are polluting our local parks, bushland, streets, waterways, and campus. In fact, research reveals more than 1 in 3 (34%) Australian households self-identified as producing more packaging waste during lockdown periods in 2020 compared to previous years, and more than 1 in 2 (55%) reported they are now more concerned about product packaging waste than they were in 2019. #ecoUC #CleanUpAustralia #StepUpToCleanUp
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