National Recycling Week 2020

Whitehorse News - November 2020

National Recycling Week helps you reduce your waste and recycle right – 9-15 November.

Recycling Week is a Planet Ark initiative designed to raise awareness around recycling and encourage the community to recycle right. To celebrate, Council has organised a couple of activities to encourage residents to get involved.

Virtual Recycling Tours

In collaboration with Manningham Council we are offering virtual tours of Visy’s Recycling Sorting Facility in Heidelberg, on Thursday 12 November, with a morning and evening session available. Registrations can be made via the What’s Happening page.

Kids Colouring in Competition

Get the kids involved by entering the National Recycling Week colouring competitionto be in the running to win prizes. The contest is open to children aged 13 and under with age catergories of 3-6, 7-10 and 11-13. Visit our website to download the colouring sheet, terms and conditions and further information on how to submit your entry via email.

Entries close at 11pm on 15 November 2020.

To find more information, access recycling resources or download the colouring sheet, visit our website on Recycling Education Resources page.