JOIN THE COMMUNITY

We’re collating stories and growing a community of waste conscious people in the Hunter and Central Coast.

Share your story with us! Snap a photo, record a video, send us an email – tell us what you do at home and work to re-think waste.

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Roscoe holds a garage sale with Garage Sale Trail every year. He clears the clutter, finds new homes for old treasures and catches up with his community.

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Cathy has a passion for upcycling old clothing and sharing her skills with her community. Find out more about the work Cathy does at Upcycle Newcastle.

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Graham re-purposes old furniture at the Maitland Men’s Shed to find new life for unwanted things.

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Sarah Lazarovic’s take on re-thinking the waste hierarchy via the Story of Stuff.

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Another take on the waste hierarchy from Geelong Sustainability.

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More ideas for the waste hierarchy from Wasteland Rebel.

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Emma and Rebecca from Port Stephens Council are 90 days single-use coffee cup sober and counting.

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Anni, Whitney and Narelle from Central Coast Council are doing their best to reduce their reliance on single-use plastic items.

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Von from Tighes Hill collects soft plastics at home and takes them to her local supermarket for recycling when she picks up the weekly groceries.