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Have your say on single-use plastics in Queensland!

We may all be in self-isolation but that won’t stop us from taking action!If you are with us and think it is about time to say see-ya-later to single-use plastic products like straws, cutlery, plates and stirrers. Have your say now! The Queensland Government is...

Plastic Free July Green Drinks Special

  This month we’re shaking up Cairns Green Drinks into a Plastic Free July special event not to be missed! We’ll be running the usual Green Drinks agenda (free yummy food, drinks by donation, tunes and interesting folk) but with an added Plastic Free...

Cairns Plastic Free Business Directory

We’ve started a plastic-free business directory for Cairns and would love your input! Do you own a single-use plastic free business? Can you think of a business that you frequent that should be on the list? Fill out the form below and let us know – we will...
Plastic Free July 2017

Plastic Free July 2017

  Plastic in the ocean is estimated to outweigh fish by 2050. Get your friends and family to sponsor you to go plastic free this July. Raise awareness, create change in your circle of influence and help raise money for the Cairns and Far North Environment Centre....

Response Guide: Qld Gov Survey on plastic bag ban

  The Queensland Government has committed to banning single-use plastic bags in 2018 – hoorah! They have released a discussion paper and are seeking public input via an online survey into what a ban may look like in practice. The CAFNEC Marine Response Team...