Beach Patrol Activities

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Two volunteers's casually collected rubbish in four separate locations around Hampton including: Castlefield park with 2.9kgs of rubbish collected including 4 recyclables and dumped rubbish which was reported to the Local Council, Simpson Reserve Park with 4.5kgs of rubbish collected including 7 recyclables, Rolfes Dairy Park with 1.7kgs of rubbish collected including 5 recyclables and 1 garbage bag of e-waste reported to the Local Council. Last was Bluff Road Coles Council owned Carpark 13kgs of rubbish collects including 26 recyclable.All prevented from entering our drains, the canal and the sea.

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A catch up blog for the past 4 months.  May Aug, Sept, Oct 2019

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Elsternwick Park Love Our Street (EPLOS) 3186 - a safer Nature Reserve for our creatures

Seventeen volunteers ignored the looming clouds and removed 27 Kg of litter from the reserve today. Drink containers were clustered under a clump of trees, perhaps a party after dark. With young birds of all sorts now fledging and learning to fend for themselves, we’re glad we cleared these threats.

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Corporate clean up day on the Werribee River removes 750kg rubbish

Based at Prouse Place Werribee for 3 hours 18 volunteers removed 750 kg of rubbish including, 450+ bottles & cans, 15 shopping trolleys, 12 full bags of take away food litter, plastic bags, plastic items, balls, toys,clothing, two car wheels, one ironing board, garden irrigation piping, two tents & two bikes.

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3188 Beach Clean November 2019

Green Point carpark area was our destination for our November clean. It was a very cloudy morning but the rain held off. 39.6kgs of rubbish collected; 113 recyclables and 1 syringe. A big Thank you to the 10 volunteers who were able to come along to help keep our beaches clean. Most interesting item found for the November clean was a Halloween Skull decoration.  This month we welcomed 3 new enthusiastic members to the team. 

Our Next Clean will be on Sunday the 1st of December 2019, starting at 9 am till 10 am. We will be heading back to the "Dog Beach" (Jetty Road) and celebrating Hampton Beach Patrol Christmas Party- Coffee at the Cafe afterwards, all welcome to come and join the fun.   

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Rain didn't stop 18 volunteers along with 3 dogs from collecting li

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Love Our Street 3184: Casual Cleans October - reported on Litter Stopper app

Members' reports of individual actions add to our group efforts to keep our community clean and to protect our oceans from pollution. Please use Litter Stopper and report to your nearest group.

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LOS 3184 Elwood Street Clean - a rainy day clean

Mad on this rainy morning? Well, seven of us were able to come along to Elwood shops (Glenhuntly Road) and nearby.
At least over 5 kg of litter didn't end up in the ocean: 600+ cigarette butts, 23 drink containers that should be returned if Victoria had a Container Deposit Scheme, lots of confectionery wrappers, lollipop sticks and Slurpee straws/straw packaging.
The heaviest rain help off till coffee time. 🐧🐧💚💚 Thanks everyone.

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More and more small plastics and wrappers, bottles, cigarette butts....

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We had 20 people attend this month.  We collected 15 kg altogether including appox. 20 bottles that could have been recycled.  Thanks to our volunteers for braving the cold weather!

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