The Latest News about our Campaigns

NSW CDS - WORLD'S BEST PRACTICE?

Premier Mike Baird promised to give NSW the world's best practice Container Deposit Scheme, instead the EPA has proposed a system that will be one...
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Youth Ambassador James King

The Boomerang Alliance welcomes 15-year-old grade 10 student James King on board as our new Youth Ambassador! We are excited to see the environmental movement...
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WA jumps into the Container Deposit pool

Fantastic news today! We are welcoming the State Government’s announcement and the Opposition’s support for a Container Deposit Scheme (CDS) in Western Australia. It is...
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Turn Back The Toxic Tide: Campaign Launch

We are excited to announce our newest campaign to build on the momentum of the recent CDS victories in NSW and QLD! The "Turn Back...
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Cash for Containers announced in Queensland!

QUEENSLAND ANNOUNCES CASH FOR CONTAINERS! The Boomerang Alliance congratulates the QLD Government for deciding to introduce a Container Deposit Scheme by 2018. It follows the...
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A message from Midway on the impacts of plastic pollution

This is a message that has been sent to all Australian MPs for World Ocean Day
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Queensland LNP backs Cash for Containers

We are very excited by the announcement by the Queensland LNP that it would implement a 10cent refund system for drink bottles and cans. It...
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NSW Container Deposits historic Decision – a win for the community

Today is a great day! The NSW government has just announced that it will proceed with a genuine container deposit system (CDS). This is an...
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Senate Calls for all states to introduce a CDS by 2020

Late last month the Australian Senate released its report “Toxic Tide” investigating the impacts of plastic on the Australian marine environment. In a wide sweeping...
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World's largest surfboard made from recycled litter

On Saturday April 25th, the Queensland Cash for Containers team joined forces with Scouts Queensland and took to the beaches to create a statement the...
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