Waste education project contributors 2019
The 2019 school waste education resources were developed on advice from representatives of the organisations listed below. The quality of these resources is a testament to their professionalism, wisdom and goodwill—and their enthusiasm to promote sustainable waste education in all schools.
Grateful thanks to the representatives of the contributing organisations and groups.
Queensland Local Government Authorities
Queensland Waste Education Group (Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association Australia)
Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority
Queensland Department of Education including schools and Outdoor and Environmental Education Centres
Queensland Catholic Education Commission
Independent Schools Queensland
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
Sustainable Schools Network
Healthy Land and Water
Reverse Garbage Qld
Waste education service providers (industry-based and not-for-profits)
Sustainability education academics from Queensland and NSW universities
Education Services Australia
Parents and Citizens Association Queensland
State Library of Queensland
ResourceSmart Schools Victoria
Rethink Waste Tasmania
Australian Association for Environmental Education Queensland
Early Childhood Association of Queensland
Science Teachers’ Association of Queensland
Subject area specialists
Grateful thanks also to the subject area specialists who contributed to the school resources.
Linda Venn (Mt Spec Education)
Sally Lawrence (Black Cockatoo)
Nicola Flanagan (Nicola Flanagan Consulting)
Amy McGaw (Health Teacher and Sustainability Programs Coordinator, Toowoomba East State School)
Amanda Raymont (Integrated School Health)
Rebecca Nicholas (volunteer)
Hilary Macleod (GeeekGrrrl-volunteer)
Marilyn Roberts (volunteer)
A special thanks goes to Diego Matter (MWD Web Design) – waste warrior extraordinaire – who not only volunteered his time to build this web site but also donated the domain, hosting and ongoing technical support.
We will use your email only for correspondence relating to the resources on this website.