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Project Description


Understanding and managing your waste.

Duration of activities: ~ 45 minutes
Available for: Grade 5 & 6


  • conduct a ‘food miles’ audit on a meal to work out which meal traveled the least distance to get to you and discover DURABLE alternatives to DISPOSABLE ones as you ‘Swap Shop’
  • judge the DUMP AWARDS for products with excessive packaging, audit the waste in an average lunch-box and discuss BULK BUYING
  • investigate plastic alternatives like corn-starch cutlery and portable music devices made from vegetable based plastics
Book an Incursion


Contact the Education Bookings Team
(03) 9389 0144

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