Garage Sale Trail

Garage Sale Trail is a free festival of over 16,100 garage sales that happens in communities across Australia annually.
It’s fast becoming a national movement of reuse-loving, community minded individuals who come together on one weekend to clear out their pre-loved stuff, find treasure, meet the neighbours and have some fun.

National Recycling Week

National Recycling Week helps you reduce your waste and recycle right.

For more than two decades, Planet Ark has been stimulating and cultivating positive behaviour change through this highly regarded program. Held in the second week of November each year, we educate and inspire households, schools, workplaces and councils to rethink their rubbish by following the waste hierarchy – reduce, reuse and then recycle.

Meat-Free Meals Challenge

Try the Meat-Free Meals Challenge this November by aiming to eat two meat-free meals every week for a month.
To keep you inspired throughout the Challenge month, we have weekly prizes up for grabs for and you’ll also be emailed weekly recipe ideas and cooking tutorials starring Steph De Sousa herself.

National Bird Week

National Bird Week 2020 will take place between Monday 19 October and Sunday 25 October. BirdLife Australia organises and promotes Bird Week with the goal of inspiring Australians to take action and get involved in bird conservation efforts.


Enviroweek gives schools and students the chance to have fun while connecting with our local environment and community.

World Cleanup Day

World Cleanup Day is an annual global social action program aimed at combating the global solid waste problem, including the problem of marine debris.

World Water Monitoring Day

World Water Monitoring Day aims to build public awareness and involvement in protecting water resources around the world by empowering citizens to carry out basic monitoring of their local water bodies.

International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer

September 16 was designated by the United Nations General Assembly as the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer. The ozone layer, a fragile shield of gas, protects the Earth from the harmful portion of the rays of the sun, thus helping preserve life on the planet. The phaseout of controlled uses of […]

International Day of Democracy

The purpose of the International Day of Democracy is promoting and upholding the principles of democracy—all are invited to commemorate the day in an appropriate manner that contributes to raising public awareness. International Day of Democracy is an annual day that has been running for 10 years. It is a United Nations, (UN), day of […]

1 Million Women: Food Waste Free October

Food Waste Free October is a challenge for us all to eliminate food waste from our households.
Each week in October, our hand picked, food loving pro chefs will share 3 of their own delicious zero waste recipes to help us all stop food waste in the kitchen!