Reducing waste is important to schools, our communities and the environment. We have activities, resources and inspiration to help you reduce your school’s waste.

Curriculum Planning


What others have done

  • Hallett Cove Preschool - Case study about reducing waste through family involvement and learning activities
  • Pennington Junior PS - Case study about embedding student action in the school and community
  • Warriappendi School – How to use the Bokashi system to break down food scraps video
  • Gumeracha Primary School – How to set up a worm farm video
  • NRM Education – Making a simple worm farm video
  • St Margaret Mary's School – Improving waste management systems and creating edible gardens
  • Warriappendi School (with help from Wipe Out Waste) – Undertaking a waste audit of school bins video
  • West Beach Primary School – Student group tackling waste case study and video
  • Cowandilla Primary School – Sustaining a student led waste recovery system audio and post presentation discussion audio


Related links

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