2022 Calendar of Events

February 16, 2022

Welcome to 2022! 2022 is set to be another exciting year for Keep Australia Beautiful Council NT (KABCNT). Despite the challenging times due to COVID-19, we’ve got some exciting stuff in the pipeline. Check out our events below: Here’s what we’ve got planned for 2022 29th – 31st July 2022 – Sustainable Community Tidy Towns

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2022 Clean Hands – Clean Community Campaign

February 3, 2022

Territory Tidy Towns Sustainable Communities Program The Territory Tidy Towns Sustainable Communities program is our flagship program and is the perfect vehicle to engage Aboriginal communities. Under our program we link the Aboriginal community ‘Key Stakeholders’ together in collaboration and provide ‘Dot Point Plans’, education, strategies and ideas to Community Council Team, community school, community

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Eco Friendly Disposal of Face Masks

January 24, 2022

Eco Friendly Disposal of Face Masks Single Use Masks are essential in reducing the spread of COVID-19 but pose a serious risk to our environment if not disposed of correctly. More than 129 billion face masks are used globally each month, according to research from the University of Southern Denmark. That works out to about 3

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Parap Primary Great Northern Clean Up

September 30, 2021

Parap Primary School Eco-Warriors are Green Superheroes! In September 2021, Parap Primary School Eco Warriors gave back to the local community by collecting rubbish from the Parap Village Shops area. As part of the Eco-Schools Australia program, the Parap Primary Green Flag accredited Eco Warriors are passionate about the environment and caring for the Northern

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Wallace Rockhole wins two national 2021 Australian Sustainable Communities Tidy Town Awards

September 9, 2021

  Keep Australia Beautiful has announced the winners of the 2021 Australian Sustainable Communities -Tidy Towns Awards. The Tidy Towns name has always been synonymous with community pride, cohesion and above all, community action. The awards reach beyond tourism to encourage, motivate and celebrate the sustainability achievements of grassroots rural and regional communities across Australia.

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2021 Territory Day: “Bang It & Bin It”

August 27, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE: 27 August 2021 Keep Australia Beautiful Council NT are encouraging Territorians to be bushfire aware this year and to act responsibly, bin their spent fireworks cartridges and associated litter appropriately after Territory Day fireworks celebrations. Bang it, and then bin it!   That’s the advice from Keep Australia Beautiful NT, for Territorians and

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IPCC Sixth Assessment Report: Climate Change 2021

August 12, 2021

It is unequivocal that human influence has warmed the atmosphere, ocean and land. According to the IPCC Report released in Geneva, on 9th August 2021, climate change is widespread, rapid, and intensifying. Faster warming The report shows that emissions of greenhouse gases from human activities are responsible for approximately 1.1°C of warming since 1850-1900, and

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NAIDOC Week 2021

July 9, 2021

Here at KABC(NT) we’re proud to recognise and acknowledge NAIDOC Week 2021 which will be held from Sunday 4 July to Sunday 11 July. We love this year’s theme ‘Heal Country’ which calls for stronger measures to recognise, protect, and maintain all aspects of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and heritage. This year, NAIDOC

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POSTPONED! Sustainable Communities Tidy Towns Awards 2021

May 31, 2021

In consideration of recent developments in Victoria, Keep Australia Beautiful has made the difficult decision to postpone the 2021 Australian Sustainable Communities Tidy Towns Awards that were scheduled for 4 – 6 June. The health and safety of event attendees is the first priority of Keep Australia Beautiful, and we strongly feel this is the

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