Plastic Free July

July 19, 2017

You may have heard of Plastic Free July – a challenge that aims to reduce personal use of plastic (particularly single-use disposable plastic) for the month of July … and beyond! Did you know there are over 1 million people in over 130 countries taking part in Plastic Free July!? So join in and take the challenge.

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Plastic Bag Ban

May 29, 2017

A recent article from ABC Radio Darwin about the plastic bag ban stated: “Northern Territory environmental groups have claimed the Government’s legislation banning plastic bags has failed in its intent to reduce unwanted litter. Laws prohibiting single-use plastic bags less than 35 microns in thickness was introduced to the Territory in September 2011. But Heimo Schober,

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Is your Community a Territory Tidy Town?

May 22, 2017

Territory Tidy Towns is a free annual award program that aims to encourage NT regional communities to undertake projects that make a positive contribution to the community. So if you are taking part, show your support! Download and print the notice and put it up on your noticeboard/ office to show you’re taking part in

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Areyonga, the Beautiful

May 11, 2017

Having been named the Territory Tidy Town, the people of Areyonga recently showcased their community to the national Tidy Town judge ahead of attending the national awards in Tasmania . The day culminated with a community barbeque on the basketball courts where the local ladies choir gave an impromptu performance for the visiting judge. See Areyonga

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BE CROCWISE’ song/claymation from Berry Springs Primary School

November 25, 2016

Watch and listen and be blown away with the creativity from the children at Berry Springs Primary School! The  BE CROCWISE program is linked to the Eco-school program to help create awareness and reduce croc attack risk around the NT. Click here to find out more about BE CROCWISE and how your school can take part

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WIN a Green Garden Pack for your School!

August 14, 2016

Update: this competition has now closed.  Congratulations to Renae Haygarth on winning the prize and to Nightcliff Middle Primary School! Keep Your School Green and Beautiful to Win! You could win a $500 Green Garden pack for your school.  Comes with a Worm Farm, Compost Bins, Native Trees and everything you need to get keep

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