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Activity date : Sunday, 17 March 2019
Location : 3195 Aspendale
Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : 10 Bags
Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : 3 Bags
Estimated kgs picked up : 13 Kg
Time spent for this event : 35 Hours
Number of collected bottles : 21
Container Volume % of total rubbish : 30%
Number of collected syringes : 0
Cleaned length : 300 m
Cleaned width : 30 m
Cleaned area : 9000 m2
Most common items collected : Cigarette butts
Plastic bags
Plastic chip bags and confectionary wrappers
Were there any nurdles? : 100+

St Patrick's Day and great weather brought our biggest crowd of volunteers (36) in a very long while!
We collected cigarette butts separately in cut-down drink containers for the first time.
At the end of the beach clean, we had removed half a bucket of butts - weighing 1.3kg!

We found a complete outfit for a beachgoer - undies, shorts, socks, goggles and a green ("Bag for Good") bag to carry it all.  

The Aspendale Crew also re-directed another 21 bottles or cans onto the recycling bin. 

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