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November Clean-up: Thunder Point
This month we joined up with Tooram Cubs to see how many ciggy butts we would find if we cleaned up Thunder Point carpark. We found 1316 cigarette but...

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October Clean-up: Hopkins River
In the month of October 20 clean-ups took place involving 69 volunteers removing 98.3kg of rubbish/ 5869 items.   Our October group clean-u...

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September Clean-Up: Killarney
Our September group clean-up was conducted on Wednesday 25th September at Killarney beach with a BBQ lunch following. Great work Mel, Mandy and M...

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August Cleanup: Shelly Beach
This month 33 volunteers undertook 21 clean-ups to remove 9478 items at 3 sites.   We are working on a campaign to combat Cotton Bud Marine...

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July Cleanup: Belfast Coastal Reserve
The month of July was action packed, with Beach Patrol running a 'Splash Trash' marine debris art workshop in Port Fairy, an exciting&nbs...

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June Cleanup: Golfies, Port Fairy
Beach volunteers were busy in our area in the month of June undertaking 20 individual clean-ups on top of our group cleanup. 76 volunteers dedicated 6...

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Our monthly group clean up on May 25th with Ian Thompson and the Ocean Crusaders equipment allowed the removal of over 100kg of debris from the Hopkins River. 25 volunteers in kayaks and walking along the banks were able to collect a bicycle, a plastic chair, large areas of carpet as well as the more usual bottles, cans, fast-food rubbish and plastic.

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The Cutting Clean-Up

Beach Patrol Warrnambool- Port Fairy was very active in the month of April with 24 recorded beach clean-ups, 57.6kg collected and 6970 items removed (excluding Nurdles, so you could add on another 1500 to this figure).

 

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Blue Hole Clean-up

We chose to clean-up the Blue Hole after seeing all the photos/data that Bec Whitehead has been posting our our Beach Patrol Facebook group showing the awful amount of micro-plastics at the mouth of the river.

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Warrnambool - January
Over the summer period our beach volunteers took time to collect marine debris off our local beaches. We collected 2644 items off beaches between...

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