CRN Australia 2016 Annual National Forum

17-18 November 2016
Marcoola, QLD

This year’s Community Recycling Network (CRN) Australia forum will be held at the Surf Air Beach Hotel, with the theme being “Waste to Wages”.

The forum is an open gathering which attracts attendees from the community recycling, waste management, social enterprise and local government sectors.

The event will cover topics such as:
– High end e-waste, 3D printing and the makerspace revolution
– The social enterprise marketplace
– Mattress recycling: product stewardship
– From house to home: providing recycled furniture to refugees
– Deconstruction for optimum reuse
– Container deposit scheme update.

More information, including the booking link, are on the CRN website “Forum” page.

Garage Sale Trail 2016

22 October 2016

Now in its sixth year, Garage Sale Trail is a free, council-powered day of garage sales that attracts over 300 000 bargain-loving shoppers across Australia.

The day helps people sell their unwanted items, while at the same time bringing communities together to think about reuse and rethink the idea of what waste really is, all while having a good time.