Clean Up Australia Day hits Ararat
Posted Wednesday 15 February, 03:51pm
The community is being encouraged to lend a helping hand this Clean Up Australia Day.
Photo Caption: Ararat Rural City Council Acting Parks and Gardens Officer, Trevor Quick gears up for Clean Up Australia Day in Ararat.
On Sunday, March 5 from 9am to 12pm an event has been arranged to tidy up Ararat and surrounds.
Trevor Quick will lead a team of dedicated volunteers to help clean up our municipality and all members of the community are welcome to join in.
Simply visit the Ararat & Grampians Visitor Information Centre between 9am and 12 on March 5 to collect clean up equipment or for further information contact 0408 178 169.
The first Clean Up Australia Day was held in 1990 and it has since become Australia’s largest community-based environmental event.
Over the years, volunteers have donated more than 31 million hours at over 166,000 locations across the country.