Prevent Plastic Pollution

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  • Location: Alexandra Headland SLSC, Alexandra Headland 4572 Queensland

A family-friendly weekend of events to raise awareness of plastic waste, its effect on marine environments, and reduce every day dependence on plastics.

Friday 22 September
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM: Screening of 'From the Waste Up' film and presentations from the Surfrider Foundation Sunshine Coast and Sea Shepherd Marine Debris Campaign.

Saturday 23 September
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM: Workshops for all ages to upcycle and repurpose plastic waste and reduce the need to buy new plastics.

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM: Trivia Night to test participants knowledge of the waste cycle, the effects of plastic on marine environments, and the different ways to reduce plastic waste. Prizes for first, second and third place. *Please register for this event via Eventbrite https://prevent-plastic-pollution.eventbrite.com.au/

Sunday 24 September
9 AM - 11 AM: Beach Clean Sunshine Coast: Clean up: Sea Shepherd Marine Debris Campaign to survey and remove marine debris, including plastics. At La Balsa Park on Harbour Parade, Buddina.

See more info about these events on our website: http://www.usceco.com/portfolio/prevent-plastic-pollution/

Prevent Plastic Pollution
22 September - 24 September
Alexandra Headland SLSC

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c/- University of the Sunshine Coast, Sippy Downs
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Alexandra Headland SLSC, Alexandra Headland




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