05 Mar Trash to Treasure Competition – Clean Up Australia Day
PRESS RELEASE – CLEAN UP AUSTRALIA – THIS SUNDAY
To mark the occasion of Clean Up Australia day this Sunday 7th March 2021 Walgett Shire Council is promoting a competition to find the best local solutions for waste and recycling in the Walgett shire.
Australia’s largest community based environmental event, Clean Up Australia Day happens this Sunday 7 March 2021. Celebrating the 31st year of Cleaning Up Australia.
Walgett Council is promoting waste and recycling solutions based on the theme “Trash to Treasure”.
Council will award Prizes for the best recycling solution in the following three categories;
- $500 Best recycling solution for our business or farm.
- $500 Best recycling solution for our school.
- $500 Best recycling solution for our town or village.
Eligibility is open to residents of the Walgett Shire and prizes will be awarded for ideas that provide the best practical and economic solution to the recycling and waste issues facing our local communities. The closing date for entries is 31st March 2021.
Conditions of Entry – The Fine Print
Prizes awarded on the basis of one (1) prize allocated in each of three (3) categories. Total prize pool $1,500.
Prizes to be awarded for best practical and economic solution to recycling that provides a solution(s) that works for Walgett Shire.
Any unclaimed prize money to be donated to local charities.
Entry is open to any resident, who must reside within Walgett Shire for the duration of the event.
Walgett Shire Council employees are eligible to enter.
Applications must be received by email to email@example.com by 12pm on 31st March 2021
Judges decision is final.
Judging panel members and direct family are ineligible to receive a prize.
Judges (5) to be appointed by the General Manager, Walgett Shire Council.