The beginning of July heralds the start of Plastic Free July – a worldwide movement started in WA in 2011 whose vision is to have a world without plastic waste. Plastic Free July encourages people to be more aware of their plastic use and supports changing our behaviour to choose to refuse plastic especially single-use […]
Want to do something positive for the local community and the environment by connecting through nature? Then National Tree Day is your opportunity to do just that! Since it started in 1996, more than 3.8 million people have planted 24 million trees and shrubs and those numbers are growing every year. This year Fords Creek […]
Up2Us Landcare has moved offices and is now located at its new home of 24 Highett Street, Mansfield along with Ferguson’s Travel. If you are passing by feel free to pop in, say hello and have a look at our new space!
We all know plastic isn’t so fantastic – a material made from petroleum designed to last forever, yet usually used only once before being thrown away taking hundreds of years to break down and causing negative impacts to the environment especially our marine life. Currently only around 5% of single-use plastics such as plastic bags, […]
Its not long now until the 1st July and the retirement of single-use plastic bags from Marks IGA Mansfield and FoodWorks Mansfield checkouts. To help make sure you’re ready for this positive, sustainable change, both supermarkets have a wide variety of plastic-free options to choose from – reusable bags, cardboard boxes, paper bags and trolley […]