Join in to tackle rubbish

Courtesy of Torch Publishing - 13/2/2008

Join in to tackle rubbish

torch_13022008Canterbury Cr Karl Saleh and Canterbury Hurlstone Park RSL’s corporate manager David Starr get an early start for Clean Up Australia Day

Volunteers are being called to lend a hand in cleaning up the country this Clean Up Australia Day on Sunday, March 2.

Several community groups are joining forces with Canterbury City Council to coordinate one of the area’s biggest environmental events on the calendar.

Residents can make a difference by registering at one of the 12 sites across the City of Canterbury this year.

Additional sites can be registered with the Clean Up Australia Day head office on the toll-free hotline 1800 282 329.

To volunteer, call Council on 9789 9485. For ideas on how to reduce waste and recycle, call 1300 791 222