It was our absolute pleasure to meet Margaret-Anne at Reverse Garbage Marrickville today! Margaret-Anne, at the age of 74, is the oldest participant in the CAN TOO fundraising initiative and the highest fundaiser to date! The CAN TOO charity trains individuals to participate in running and swimming events in return for fundraising sponsorships. Funds raised … Continue reading Margaret-Anne visits RG for help to raise funds for Cancer Research
Always developing and researching new ways to increase the reuse of materials and decrease the amount of valuable resources heading to landfill, Reverse Garbage is set to launch a new reuse social enterprise – ‘ReConsidered’ – an exciting shopfront space located in the heart of Redfern. “ReConsidered seeks to inspire others to literally reconsider the … Continue reading ‘Junk’ to be ReConsidered with New Shop by Reverse Garbage
Reverse Garbage celebrated the 2014 Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras in the ‘thick of things’, marching along in our Reverse Garbage float made entirely of reuse materials. The theme for Reverse Garbage’s Mardi Gras float was “Love the Planet. Love Each Other” – an important message for all of us and how we treat … Continue reading Reverse Garbage afloat at the 2014 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras
Wishing everyone a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Thank you to all our customers, volunteers, donors, suppliers, collaborators and friends for your continue support throughout 2013. We look forward to a fabulous year with you in 2014. Christmas & New Year Trading We will be closed on Christmas Day (25th December), Boxing … Continue reading Merry Christmas and RG Trading Hours!
Such amazing savings on reuse materials you’ll think this sale is nonsense! Kicking off at the same time as National Recycling Week (11 November 2013), Reverse Garbage have put together some fantastic discounts and deals to promote and encourage reuse! Take advantage of some fantastic bargains and save on your budget with the following deals*: … Continue reading November Nonsense SALE – now on!
Reverse Garbage’s very own – and very talented – ‘Miss Death’, creator of the almighty stryofoam gorilla who watches over our warehouse, shares with you her fabulous knitting and applique skills in hands-on workshops where participants learn how to weave and knit their very own reuse creations! Most importantly, participants will help Reverse Garbage utilise … Continue reading Miss Death’s Adult Reuse Classes
The Ministry of Clouds presents Memento Mori for the Sydney Fringe Festival 2013! A memento mori is an object that reminds us of the inevitability of death, of our human failures, and they are also often tokens of loss. In the dressing table drawer there is a bag of old keys, sitting there, just in … Continue reading Keys needed for The Ministry of Clouds ‘Momento Mori’ – Sydney Fringe Festival
Reverse Garbage’s very own – and very talented – ‘Miss Death’, creator of the almighty stryofoam gorilla who watches over our warehouse, shares with you her fabulous knitting and applique skills in hands-on workshops where participants learn how to weave and knit their very own reuse creations! Most importantly, participants will help Reverse Garbage utilise … Continue reading Miss Death’s Adult Reuse Workshops
Vulture Capitalism has seen the corporation become more powerful than the state, and yet its work is often done by stealth, supported by political and media elites. The result is privatised wars and outsourced detention centres, mining companies pillaging precious land in developing countries and struggling nations invaded by NGOs and the corporate dollar. Profits … Continue reading Timetable of Events: Profits of Doom Month
On Friday 12 July it will be 100 Years since the Commonwealth government acquired the site that is now the Addison Road Community Centre. Come on a walking tour and discover the amazing history of the Centre, from its unique indigenous history, to its utilisation as a military facility through to today as a thriving … Continue reading 100 Years Celebratour of ARCCO