• Statewide Waste and Resource Recovery Infrastructure Plan (SWRRIP) – amended

    The SWRRIP (amended version) was republished in April 2018. It is available at www.sustainability.vic.gov.au/SWRRIP The Statewide Waste and Resource Recovery Infrastructure Plan (SWRRIP) provides a long-term vision and roadmap to guide future planning for waste and resource recovery infrastructure in Victoria. It is a central component of Victoria’s Waste and Resource Recovery Infrastructure Planning Framework […]

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  • Victorian Government announces recycling assistance package

    The Victorian Government has announced a recycling assistance package to help local government and industry respond to shifts in global recycling markets. The $13 million assistance package will support all councils impacted by China’s decision to restrict the import of recyclable materials – giving them and their contractors time to develop longer-term solutions, including renegotiating […]

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  • Clean Up Australia Day 2018

    Community Clean Up Day – Sunday 4 March 2018   Schools/Youth Clean Up Day – Friday 2 March 2018           Business Clean Up Day – Tuesday 27 February 2018   Clean Up Australia inspires and empowers communities to clean up, fix up and conserve our environment. In the past 27 years, Australians have devoted more […]

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  • Consultation on amendment to State Waste Plan

    Victorians can have their say on amendments to Victoria’s 30-year plan to manage waste and resource recovery infrastructure. The Statewide Waste and Resource Recovery Infrastructure Plan (SWRRIP) has been updated to align with the seven Regional Implementation Plans, identifying when and where key projects may be needed in the future. Visit the Engage Victoria website […]

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  • GVWRRG Board Revamp

    The Goulburn Valley Waste and Resource Recovery Group (GVWRRG) welcomes four new Board Members including a new Chair. The Minister for Energy, Environment & Climate Change, the Hon. Lily D’Ambrosio announced on Friday 5 May 2017 that Seema Abdullah, Leigh Wilson, David Lowe and Eric Lording would join four continuing members on the Board. The […]

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  • Clean Up Australia Day 2017

    Volunteers were out in force for Clean Up Australia Day on Sunday 5 March. During a week of action more than 566,000 volunteers came together to clean up local parks, waterways, sporting fields, bushland and roadways at more than 6,200 locations across Australia. Now in its 26th year, Clean Up Australia Day also included Schools […]

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  • Love Food Hate Waste

    The Love Food Hate Waste campaign aims to raise awareness about avoidable food waste from Victorian households. The campaign focuses on raising awareness of the large amounts of avoidable food waste and provides tips and hints for householders to reduce waste and save money. Love Food Hate Waste is brought to you by the Victorian […]

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  • Implementation Plan Launch

    Last week the draft Goulburn Valley Waste and Resource Recovery Implementation Plan was launched at the Echuca Resource Recovery Centre in the Shire of Campaspe. Over 50 business and local government representatives attended the event that marked the beginning of public consultation on the draft plan. Pictured from left to right are Jason Russell (CEO Campaspe […]

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  • Employment opportunity

    PROVISION OF INTERNAL AUDIT SERVICES The Goulburn Valley Waste and Resource Recovery Group are seeking Expressions of Interest for a suitably qualified Internal Auditor to provide audit services to the organisation for a three year period. As the Internal Auditor you will be required to perform functions including systems, procedural, operational, compliance and policy related auditing. […]

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  • Market sounding assessment

    The North East, Goulburn Valley and Loddon Mallee Waste and Resource Recovery Groups are legislated to develop Regional Waste and Resource Recovery Implementation Plans (regional implementation plans), which includes a schedule of the existing and future waste and resource recovery infrastructure that is required to manage the regions’ waste. From 30 October to 27 November […]

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