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Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum5 days ago
First waste assessment complete for Finnian’s Irish Tavern Port Macquarie, now it’s time to cut costs & help the environment! Join Finnian’s and make some simple changes to reduce your food waste. The “Your Business is Food" program is FREE, provides information, advice and resources to reduce food waste. If you’re a restaurant, café, club or hotel contact a local project officer now. Hastings region: shannon@impactenviro.com.au or Coffs Harbour erika@ecoengage.com.

#waronwaste #lovefoodhatewaste
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum6 days ago
Bees Wax Wrap Workshop Port Macquarie Library
Friday 9 November 9:30-11:30

Learn how to make your own bees wax wraps and keep your food fresh and plastic free!

If you want to kick the single-use disposable habit then homemade beeswax wraps are a great alternative. You can use them in the place of cling wrap to cover food and keep it fresh, plus they're reusable and can easily be refreshed if the wax starts to wear. They can be used for wrapping veggies, sandwiches, baked goods and small snacks. Come along to a workshop and learn how to make, use and care for bees wax wraps, $20 Per Person, includes workshop & 3 wraps to take home.

To book

https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=356630&
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum2 weeks ago
Very nice!
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Gardening Australia
Would you become a compost donor?♻️ ShareWaste is the new app that’s connecting people and turning food waste into a nutrient rich resource #sharewaste #compost #nowaste
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum3 weeks ago
In our region, this is an all the time event! Take any of these items (and smoke detectors) to your local Community Recycling Centre. Find out where at http://www.midwaste.org.au/community-recycling-centres/
NSW Household Problem Wastes, Port Macquarie-Hastings Council Coffs Coast Waste Services Kempsey Shire Council MidCoast Council Midcoast Waste Services
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum4 weeks ago
The great team from C.Ex Coffs Harbour - they are part of the Your Business is Food waste avoidance program. PM us for more information on how your business can be involved and save money
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum2 months ago
Do you have an old gas bottle lying around? Drop it off for FREE at your local CRC - Community Recycling Centre. Find where here - http://www.midwaste.org.au/community-recycling-centres/
Gas cylinders will have any remaining gas recovered, and the steel will be sent for recycling. Many are retested and recycled into the hire market.
Let's all help keep our resources out of landfill!
Port Macquarie-Hastings Council, Midcoast Waste Services Coffs Coast Waste Services NSW Household Problem Wastes

Reuse Reduce RecycleMidwaste Regional Waste Forum (Midwaste) comprises six Councils located on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales. Bellingen Shire, Coffs Harbour City and Nambucca Shire form the northern sub-region, Kempsey Shire and Port Macquarie-Hastings form the mid sub-region and Mid Coast Council comprise the southern sub-region. Together, the 6 Midwaste Councils encompass approximately 21,000 square kilometres.

Major industries in the region are farming and logging and the coast is a popular destination for tourists, families and retirees. Seasonal variations in population, due to the influx of tourists during the peak holiday periods, add a level of complexity to the region’s waste management. Waste generated from the additional population influences both the composition and the quantity of waste generated during the holiday seasons.


MIDWASTE is Proudly supported by these regional councils
Kempsey Shire Council
Port Macquarie-Hastings Council
Coffs Harbour City Council
http://midcoast.gloucester.nsw.gov.au/
Gloucester Region
Bellingen Shire Council
Midcoast Council - Taree region
Taree Region
Nambucca Shire Council
Midcoast Council - Great LakesGreat Lakes Region

This program is supported by the NSW EPA Waste Less, Recycle More initiative funded from the waste levy.

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