- Friday, 06 July 2018 11:37
This Plastic Free July lets all make a conscious effort in reducing the amount of plastic we use in our life!
Did you know? a plastic bag can take up to 1000 years to decompose and that over 1 million disposable cups end up in land fill every minute!
Making small changes to your everyday routine and habits can create such a positive impact towards our beautiful environment and lifestyle here at Manly Beach!
Manly Beach is already leading the way with lots of local businesses banning plastic shopping bags and straws as well as encouraging shoppers to shop smart ways.
The amazing team of volunteers at Plastic Free Manly are committed to protecting this paradise we call home and do such an incredible job of spreading awareness of plastic reduction.
Have a read through their chart below with some easy ways you can reduce the amount of plastic in your everyday life!
Easy changes such as using a reusable coffee cup each morning, saying no to plastic straws, shopping with reusable bags and being conscious and aware when throwing out your rubbish. These small changes can make such a big difference! So simple!
With a variety of community events on around the Northern Beaches, check out the following links to see how you can get involved.
Visit Plastic Free Manly’s website: CLICK HERE for more information on plastic reduction.
Visit Northern Beaches Council website: CLICK HERE for more information and local events.
Plastic Free July is global CLICK HERE to keep informed of events further afield.
If you’re vacationing to Sydney Australia, why not stay at Manly Beach? A short 20 minute ferry ride across Sydney Harbour, this seaside village holiday location is ranked as Trip Advisors Best Beach in NSW. With accommodation options at all levels, located on both the ocean and the harbour, you’ll the Sydney getaway and see that there is plenty of things to do in Manly.