Waste education resources

This page lists an event calendar along with organisations that offer educational resources, information, games, and activities relating to waste minimisation and recycling.

Schools education and resources calendar

March

Clean Up Australia Day – Friday 5 March 2021 (Schools) Sunday 7 March 2021 (Communities)

Global Recycling Day – 18 March 2021

Earth Hour – 27 March 2021

April

Stop Food Waste Day – 28 April 2021

May

International Composting Awareness Week  – 2 – 8 May 2021

June

World Environment Day – Saturday 5 June 2021

July

Plastic Free July – 1 – 31 July 2021

August

Keep Australia Beautiful Week – 16 – 22 August 2021

October

International E-waste day – October 13

November

National Recycling Week – 8 – 14 November 2021

Garage Sale Trail – 13 & 14 November 2021

Waste and recycling resources

Schools Recycle Right Challenge

Healthy Land and Water

Kids Teaching Kids

Queensland Sustainable Schools

Planet Ark recycling week

Queensland Early Childhood Sustainability Network

Growing up Greener

ABC Science - great garbage quiz

Suez - Educational Tours

Grants and funding

Grants and Sponsorship - Redland City Council

Junior Landcare Garden Grant

Everyone's Environment Grant

Coca-Cola Beverage Container Recycling Community Grant

Community Benefit Funding Programs

Suez Community Grants

Signage and infrastructure

Ecobin

SULO - Wheelie bins online

Tumbleweed

Brian's Worms

Business and events

Sustainable Events Guide - Waste [PDF, 2.0MB]

Planet Ark Business Recycling

Reduce, reuse, recycle

Recycling Near You

Buy Nothing New

Redlands QLD Freecycle

WWF, Sustainable shopping tips

Reverse Garbage

Garage Sale Trail

Mobile Muster

Living Smart