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How to use Terracycle in Albany

How to use Terracycle in Albany

Green Skills Albany has been participating in the Terraycle Australia program since early 2017. In the last year, we’ve diverted over 25 kilos of waste from landfill. The items are posted to Sydney, where all parts of the materials are recovered for composting, recycling or upcycling. Our Albany office is currently a drop-off point for […]

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MYO Beeswax Wraps for Christmas

MYO Beeswax Wraps for Christmas

Ready to ditch Plastic Cling Wrap? Introducing: Beeswax Wraps. The natural, reusable, smells-so-good alternative. Our latest Beeswax Wraps Workshop was held just in time for Christmas (and in plenty of time for Plastic Free July)! Normally reserved for 12+ years, we opened it up to younger kids, as a special treat for their parents and grandparents. Check out […]

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Sew Cool! Making a Difference: Workshops and Markets

Sew Cool! Making a Difference: Workshops and Markets

It was a bright and colourful scene at the Sew Cool! sewing workshops. Community members of all ages came along to learn how to pick through old discarded clothing and piece together some funky new styles. A table stacked with delightful old clothes, table clothes and doilies for attendees to pick through and create their […]

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Albany Community Development Enterprise Centre nearing completion!

Albany Community Development Enterprise Centre nearing completion!

Green Skills Albany has been busy in 2017 extending their office building to create a large community space that will be available for hire by community groups and individuals to run workshops, life skills classes and community events. Pictured above is Diane Evers, former Green Skills state manager, who had the vision for this project […]

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Toilet Paper for Christmas

Toilet Paper for Christmas

The storeroom at Green Skills Albany is stacked up with the limited 2017 Christmas edition Who Gives A Crap toilet paper! We have both recycled paper ($50, brown box) and 100% bamboo ($60, white box). Green Skills members receive a $5 discount on these prices, bringing the price to only $45 or $55 for 48 […]

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