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Community Launch Canberra's Recycling Facility

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Materials Recovery Facility

John Cory Road

Hume, ACT 2620

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You are invited to attend the official community opening of the upgraded Recycling Facility in Canberra. This is a a great opportunity to see the Materials Recovery Facility run by Re.Group and the ACT Government. You will see how the upgraded technology and equipment helps sort, bale and process your recycling!

You can experience the plant in action, ask questions and join the celebrations with complimentary food and drinks. You will learn about how the ACT Government's waste and recovery targets, and all about product life cycles (glass, plastics, metals and paper/cardboard).

There will be a FREE ACTION bus departing from Platform 10, Canberra City bus interchange at 12.30PM and returning to the city again at 2.30PM. You can also park at Hume in the designated car-park.

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Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

You should bring along a digital copy of your Eventbrite registration, but no other ID is needed. All ages are able to come to the community open day. Children will need to be supervised by parents or carers on the site. There are some stairs to negotiate to enter the education room.

What do I need to wear to the event?

You should wear comfortable warm clothing, and particularly covered toe shoes. As this is a working site, you will need to walk up and down stairs and over some rough ground. Do not wear sandals or thongs.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

A FREE ACTION bus will transport you to and from the event. It leaves from Platform 10 on Northbourne Avenue at the city bus interchange. It leaves at 12.30PM and will return to the city from Hume at 2.30PM.If you can indicate on your registration whether you want to catch the bus, it will help us ascertain demand.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

You can contact ACT NoWaste with any questions on email: no_waste@act.gov.au or Access Canberra on 132281.



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