Looking after the environment!

19 July 2016 | General Interest



It’s all about choice!

Continue down the same road, or open our eyes to the overwhelming need to change our behaviour.

Mary MacKillop Place has made a choice, and it is clear, do everything we can to help our fragile environment.

Actions speak louder than words; Mary Mackillop Place has put into place many new initiatives that have already made a huge difference.


Our first project has been to reduce waste and recycle as much as possible.

We have,


Installed recycling stations around our site.

Removed plastic lined desk bins and replaced with individual waste stream bins, individuals have taken responsibility for the correct waste disposal at their workstations.

enviro bags



Dramatically reduced our consumption of single use plastics.

This is just the first step in a long journey of being environmentally aware and making sensible changes, to ensure a sustainable future for generation to come.