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WHAT'S HAPPENING

Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum3 days ago
Great work Food Smart families 🙂 Love Food Hate Waste NSW Port Macquarie Hastings Sustainability Network Port Macquarie Hastings Library Service Port Macquarie Community Gardens Port Macquarie-Hastings Council
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum1 week ago
Gross pollutant trap taken to a new level.....do we have any on this side of the country?
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum4 weeks ago
3 x $50 VISA Gift Cards to be won in Coffs Harbour –just answer 10 ‘true or false’ questions about illegal dumping to enter the draw*. Click here to start: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/M_W_Illegal_Dumping
* Coffs Harbour residents – this is just for you!
$50 VISA Gift Vouchers will be sent to three people randomly selected from eligible survey participants. To be eligible you must live in Coffs Harbour, be over 18 years of age, and provide your full name and address in a completed survey before the closing time of 5pm Wednesday 25th July 2018. Name and address details will only be used for sending Gift Vouchers and will not be kept or used for any other purpose. Coffs Coast Waste Services
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum1 month ago
Of course AVOIDANCE is best and must come first, but this is a pretty cool use for what is already out there
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
We Need This
People are taking responsibility for their plastic waste by turning it into useful "bricks."
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum1 month ago
Do you run a hospitality business?
Save money and boost your profits now!
The “Your Business is Food” program is FREE and provides you with information, advice and resources that help you reduce food waste from your restaurant or hotel.
If your business is in the greater Port Macquarie or Coffs Harbour area and you would like to find out more about how to get involved contact a project officer now at: Port Macquarie contact shannon@impactenviro.com.au; Coffs Harbour contact erika@ecoengage.com.au
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum
Midwaste Regional Waste Forum1 month ago
Learn how to make your own beeswax wraps and keep your food fresh for longer and plastic free! Book now at http://www.midwaste.org.au/bee-wax-wrap-workshop/ Cundletown Community The Green Tuncurry MidCoast Council Taree Community Garden

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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