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18 11, 2020

Northern Beaches named NSW Sustainable City for 2020

2020-11-18T11:09:11+11:00November 18th, 2020|Tags: , , , , |

The winner of the prestigious Keep Australia Beautiful NSW 2020 Sustainable Cities Awards was announced on Thursday 12 November 2020. The Overall 2020 Sustainable Cities Award was presented to Northern Beaches Council by Her Excellency the Honourable Margaret Beazley AC QC, Governor of New South Wales. Northern Beaches Council was also the winner of the Recycled Organics and Environmental Communications Awards, joint winner of the Response to Climate Change Award and was Highly Commended in the Coastal and Waterways Protection Award and Don't Be a Tosser! Litter Action Award, which is proudly supported by the NSW Environment Protection Authority (NSW [...]

14 10, 2020

Australia’s most Sustainable Community announced

2020-10-14T14:42:15+11:00October 14th, 2020|Tags: , |

Keep Australia Beautiful has announced the winners of the 2020 Australian Sustainable Communities -Tidy Towns Awards. Running nationally since 1990, the Australian Sustainable Communities - Tidy Towns Awards have evolved to encompass projects and initiatives with a focus on environmental sustainability and resource management to reflect a growing awareness of the importance of community-led environmental action. They set out to acknowledge the hard work undertaken by individuals and groups in rural communities and share these best practices and ideas to improve Australia’s vibrant rural towns. The awards consist of nine special category awards followed by an overall National winner. The [...]