Parkes Shire residents are urged to join the nation-wide effort to help conserve the environment as part of this year’s Clean Up Australia Day on Sunday 5 March 2023 in Parkes.
With registration opening at 8am, participants will be allocated a clean-up site or can discuss cleaning up a particular area with the Site Supervisor on the day. Participants are asked to wear sturdy shoes, sun-safe clothing, and bring their own gloves, sunscreen, and water bottle.
Vests will be available for participants to wear on the day. Hand-sanitiser and other precautions will be in place in accordance with a Covid-safety plan for the event. Social distancing will be requested as necessary.
Residents who are unable to participate are urged to donate to Clean Up Australia. All funds raised go towards educational resources and clean up materials intended for the community, schools and youth groups across Australia. To donate, please visit www.cleanup.org.au.