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3207BP's Christmas Beach Clean
30 members turned out to a cool but clear morning to clean the beach along by the Port Melbourne Life Saving club.  To our surprise and delight, there was not much litter to be picked up.  The summer weather has not arrived as yet and the beach visitors numbers are low still which helps the beaches out.  Most of what was picked up was little bits of plastic and plastic straws.  (When will they get banned?)

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3186BP  Cleans Big in December
More than twenty volunteers braved the blustery conditions at the 3186 Beach Patrol group cleanup on Sunday 8th December. Our enthusiastic helpers of all ages collected 167 kilos of rubbish. That makes our beaches much more pleasant and removes lots of plastic that threatens wildlife.

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3184BP Inaugural Launch

Today was the first 3184Beachpatrol Beach clean on the Elwood Beach.   

We had a great start today.   25 people and 103.5 kg  ... and the local councillor.

Adam and Conny and Graham from 3182BP St Kilda along with Mike and Sadie from

3186BPP Brighton.  Also Guy from 3206BP.   There were another 5 signed up on

the spot which was great to see. Very well launched over all.

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