Environmental Education

Asbestos Information Sessions

Thirty minute information sessions are available to all Latrobe City residents on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11am and 4pm, by appointment.
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Follow Your Waste Education Tours

Half-day tours to a landfill, transfer station, materials recovery facility and commercial composting operation are available for free, to schools and community groups from 1 September to 31 May.

Worm Farms

Advice and support is available for establishing worm farms (vermicomposting) that meet the needs of schools and businesses producing large volumes of organic waste.

Waste Audits

Assistance is available to perform waste audits which provide baseline information for schools and businesses initiating sustainability programs.
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Storm Water Education

Oportunities are available for secondary school students to observe connections between water in the built environment and creeks and waterways, including an inspection of a gross pollutant trap.
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Bushland Education Tours

Led by volunteers, tours of two different urban bushland reserves are available to school and community groups by arrangement with Reserve Committees of Management.

For further information contact:

Peter Collins
Sustainability Education Officer
Phone: 03 5128 5337
Email: Peter.Collins@latrobe.vic.gov.au