Council does its bit for Plastic Free July

Published on 10 July 2019

plastic free july

Council is decreasing its use of single use plastics. We have already stopped using balloons at events such as Kids in the Park and we are reducing our usage of single use plastics from our upcoming events, such as Burnie Bite & Brew @ Burnie Shines and New Year’s Eve.

Here are some simple tips to reduce your use of plastic - reusable wraps, reusable bags and travel mugs!

Reusable Wraps


Visit to discover ways to reduce single-use plastic waste every day at home, work, school, and even at your local café. For more information, visit