Roper Gulf Regional Council is thrilled to announce that Borroloola has won the 2023 Tidy Towns Recourse Recovery awards, a testament to our outstanding use of the container deposit scheme. Nestled in the heart of the Northern Territory, Borroloola has showcased an unwavering commitment to waste management, with an impressive 1.8 million units passing through the container deposit scheme during the 2022-2023 financial year.
The container deposit scheme, designed to promote recycling and reduce litter, has proven to be a resounding success in Borroloola. This achievement highlights our community's dedication to fostering a cleaner and greener environment, providing an incentive for residents and businesses to actively participate in recycling efforts and contributing significantly to our resource recovery initiatives.
A big congratulations is extended to all Borroloola staff involved in the implementation and management of the container deposit scheme. Their tireless efforts have made this initiative a success and serve as a commendation for their dedication to creating a sustainable future for our town.
The 2023 Tidy Towns Recourse Recovery award stands as a proud moment for Borroloola, showcasing the town as a shining example of effective waste management and community engagement.