21 May
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In celebration of Volunteer Week 2020!

In celebration of Volunteer Week 2020, Keep Victoria Beautiful (KVB) would like to say a big thanks to all of our volunteers without whom our programs would not be possible! Our patron, the Honourable Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria, has a message of thanks to all Victorians who generously contribute to our community through […]

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07 May
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Keep Victoria Beautiful opens entries for Melbourne’s most prestigious sustainability awards

The Keep Victoria Beautiful (KVB) Sustainable Cities Awards are now accepting entries for 2020 to celebrate the achievements of metro Councils, community groups, businesses, schools and individuals in keeping our city sustainable. These annual awards recognise projects that reduce litter, minimise waste, encourage recycling, promote heritage and culture, habitat, celebrate community spirit, sustainability and many […]

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07 May
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Join us for Ovation Across the Nation, and let us say a HUGE thanks!

We want to say a HUGE thanks to all of our supporters, #volunteers and those who have kept us safe during #COVID-19! So, to help launch #GivingTuesdayNow – the global celebration of generosity and giving – we are throwing a 15-minute virtual thank you party. Hosted by Keep Victoria Beautiful Chair, Cr Dick Gross AM […]

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20 Apr
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“Keeping Australia beautiful since 1971” – WMR feature

As part of our 50th Anniversary, we have been featured in the Waste Management Review magazine: “Australia’s most iconic anti-litter movement captured the world’s attention when it began 50 years ago and significant progress has since been made. We look back at the organisation’s history. What would the founder of Keep Australia Beautiful (KAB), the […]

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30 Mar
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Changes to all programs during COVID-19

The COVID-19 virus has taken most of us by surprise both with the nature of the virus but more so in relation to how we all need to reimagine how we continue to deliver our normal day to day operations. KVB is no exception. It is important to note that in these uncertain times, our […]

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24 Mar
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Are you doing your bit to strengthen and improve your community?

Has your initiative helped to inspire or empower your community? Are you contributing to managing litter or reducing waste in your neighbourhood or town? Have you embarked on a project that is preventing damage to or restoring the natural environment? Is what you are doing engaging young people in your community or playing a vital […]

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28 Aug
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Announcing the 2019 Tidy Towns – Sustainable Communities Finalists!

Thank you to everyone who had applied for the Keep Victoria Beautiful Tidy Towns – Sustainable Communities 2019 Awards! It is always heart warming to see the vast number of applications for the Awards each year, with 2019 being no exception. We thank you all for endeavouring to keep your patch of this beautiful State […]

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13 Jun
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The 2019 Sustainable Cities Awards Finalists announced

Thank you to all who had applied for the Keep Victoria Beautiful Sustainable Cities 2019 Awards! We have received a bumper number of applications from Councils and community groups for these year’s Awards. We are super excited to announce the 2019 Finalists, showcasing the amazing programs that are making a difference in their communities, keeping […]

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17 Apr
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Dimboola recognised at the National Sustainable Communities – Tidy Towns 2019 Awards

Keep Australia Beautiful has announced the winners of the 2019 Australian Sustainable Communities -Tidy Towns Awards. Running nationally since 1990, the Australian Sustainable Communities -Tidy Towns Awards have evolved to encompass projects and initiatives with a focus on environmental sustainability and resource management to reflect a growing awareness of the importance of community-led environmental action. […]

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22 Mar
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Saving our little pollinators is the ‘bees’ knees’

by Erin Lawson In my cupboard, I have a little jar of ‘connoisseur’ honey. I won’t lie, I bought it because the packaging was covered in simplistic line-drawings of Australian native flora, in muted grey colours against a parchment-style paper backdrop, and I was feeling a little bit patriotic. The glass jar was a bonus, […]

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