Waste management

The NYLGA 2021-2026 NYLGA Waste and Resources Recovery Strategy (WRRS) and Action Plan was endorsed on 11 March 2022: Legatus_Regional WRR Strategy Action Plan_Final_04Nov21

The NYLGA were commissioned by the SA Regional Organisation of Councils (SAROC) and secured funding from Green Industries SA to progress regional waste management for Local Government. At the March 2021 SAROC meeting they received the following two reports

  1. Waste Management Infrastructure for South Australian Regional Local Government
    Final RWM Infrastructure Report for SAROC 2 March 2021
  1. Regional SA Waste and Resource Recovery Background Report by Rawtec
    Rawtec Regional SA Waste and RR Background Report_23Dec20

These reports will assist with future actions regarding Waste Management for Regional Local Governments in SA and for the development of the NYLGA Waste Management Action Plan.

Making and Using Organic Compost report  Compost Report April 2021

Implementing the Circular Economy in Regional South Australia report is the outcome of a research project led by a team from the University of South Australia, funded by Green Industries SA, with in-kind support from the NYLGA and Good Design Australia: CE_Report_Print

Community Volunteering
E-Waste Recycling at The Fathers Farm – Nuriootpa SA – The Barossa Council through their partnership with the Father’s Farm offer more options to ‘waste less, recycle more’.

Community Volunteering
Clare Valley SA Main Street Recycling Initiatives – The Clare Lions Club through their Recycle Group and Green Team are working with the local community and business in the Clare Valley and this video highlights a few.

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