Plastic Free Peninsula are so excited to hear New Zealand is saying NO to plastic bags! The Government has listened and will phase out plastic bags by July 2019. The Ministry for the Environment has given us five weeks, a consultation period, to make comments about how we think this should work in New Zealand. … More New Zealand says NO to plastic bags!
Do your bit for Plastic Free July and come along to the next Plastic Free Peninsula beach clean-up. We’re having our next Miramar Peninsula Coastal Clean-up this weekend, Sunday 8th July 10am-12pm. Come and join us. Meeting at Worser Bay Beach (on the grass) at 10am. Encourage family and friends from the community to come along too … More Miramar Peninsula Coastal Clean-up
Some proud children gave out the cards on a friday afternoon in June. There were lots of questions and excitement. Where can I use them? Any cafe , bar or restaurant on the peninsula? How do I get a stamp? When you order a drink, just say no thank you to a straw and ask … More The reward cards are here!
We have been quiet for a while, but we are all ready to go with a new campaign: No straws on our shores! What’s the new campaign all about? The PFP team are always on the lookout for a way to make a change in habit about the way we use plastic. Plastic straws have … More No straws on our shores!
Our next beach clean up is coming up next weekend. Follow the event over on our Miramar Peninsula Coastal Clean-up Facebook Page. Our last one was a very successful beach clean-up with the awesome Plastic-Free Peninsula crew and the 70 volunteers who showed up to support the cause. About 100 kgs of waste was collected along our … More Beach clean up next weekend!
Help us do Good in our Hood. With your help we can do more good for the Miramar Peninsula. All you have to do is vote for us to receive a share of $4,000 from Z Miramar! Plastic Free Peninsula is one of the four groups being supported through Good in the Hood at Z Miramar. That … More Good in the Hood with Plastic Free Peninsula
Have you considered recyling for Christmas? We share some top tips for a greener holiday season? … More Recycling for Christmas
Our second beach clean up went really well. We removed 2000L of rubbish from under the Miramar Wharf. … More Miramar wharf clean up a success!
Join us for a Beach Clean up Sunday 30 October at 10 am. We will be cleaning up under Miramar Wharf. … More Beach clean up Sunday 30 October!
Here at PFP we are exploring the key concepts of Reduce, Refuse, Reuse and Recycle. Here are our top tips to reduce our impact on the environment. … More Tips to reduce our impact on the environment