This Sunday 9 December the RG crew will be heading outside of our Marrickville Warehouse and setting up a reuse outdoor sale area outside the Greening Australia Hut at The Addison Road Community Centre! Come along and enjoy the Sunday Markets and grab yourself a bargain on discounted furniture, home decorations, 50 cent books, DVDs, … Continue reading Reverse Garbage Outdoor Sale – this Sunday!
Forget the expensive wreaths in the shops – these will cost you less than $10 to make, with diverted resources from landfill, and you get to tell your guests: “I made this from reuse!”. The pink wreath was made from strips of City of … Continue reading I’m Dreaming of a Reuse Christmas … Xmas Wreaths
Christmas is almost upon us and across the globe millions and millions of dollars is being spent on new Christmas decorations and items, many of which will be discarded to landfill come the new year. As our RG Creative team shows, however, Christmas doesn’t necessarily have to be wasteful nor expensive with decorations creatively made … Continue reading I’m Dreaming of a Reuse Christmas … Reuse Christmas Setting!
Happy faces and wagging tales! The RSPCA NSW’s Living Ruff program were in need of carry bags to fill with pet food, pet toys and other items which are to be distributed to assist pets and their owners who are homeless. Reverse Garbage, whose staff are animal lovers, were very keen to support such a … Continue reading Donation to Support Humans and Animals in Need
Reverse Garbage, Australia’s largest not-for-profit creative reuse centre, was joint Winner of the Sustainability Leadership Award at Marrickville Council’s Target Sustainability Environment Awards held 28 November 2012. The awards recorgnise and celebrate sustainability achievements by local business and individuals in the local community. Reverse Garbage was recognised and congratulated for decades of hardwork in diverting … Continue reading Reverse Garbage Wins Sustainability Leadership Award
The Friends of Reverse Garbage SALE is on! From Saturday 11 November until Saturday 17 November, Friends of Reverse Garbage receive special deals and fantastic discounts on items in our Marrickville Warehouse. To become a Friend of Reverse Garbage, please enquire at our front counter. Terms & Conditions apply. See you soon!
Not happy with being unable to grow a moustache herself (no matter how hard she tried!) the Nudl God has attached a Movember moustache to her Reverse Garbage car in support of Movember this month. “Movember Lane was unveiled at The Addison Road Community Centre in late October and since then our Reverse Garbage staff … Continue reading Movember at Reverse Garbage & ARCC
Working in collaboration with Artist Vivienne Dadour, Reverse Garbage is excited to announce the availability of new adult art workshops entitled ‘Art in Reverse’. Utilising the interesting and diverse range of reuse materials at Reverse Garbage’s Marrickville site, participants will use a collection of reuse items to use as a still life for a series … Continue reading Art in Reverse – Creative Art Adult Workshops
A first for Australia, The Addison Road Community Centre is now home to ‘Movember Road’ in support of the Movember event which aims to raise vital funds and awareness of men’s health issues, specifically prostate cancer and mental health. The new Marrickville Council street sign for Movember Road was installed and unveiled at the Centre … Continue reading Movember Road at ARCC to support Movember!
It was a pleasure to meet with TAFE NSW Visual Merchandising Students who toured and shopped for reuse materials at Reverse Garbage last week. The students will be participating in the upcoming 16th Annual PAVE Gala in New York city and will exhibit, as part of the Gala Gallery Project, accessory items they have made from reuse … Continue reading TAFE NSW choose reuse for the 16th Annual PAVE Gala, New York