International composting awareness week webinars

Turn food scraps and coffee grounds into compost

To celebrate International Composting Awareness Week, which runs from Sunday 2 to Saturday 8 May 2021Council is holding online workshops for residents.

Better soil, Better life, Better future.

Are you choosing a better life with easy ways to save and re-use organic food scraps and garden vegetation?

  • Mulching your pruning and leaf litter to protect your gardens and potted plants.
  • Reusing food scraps, coffee grounds, tea leaves, shredded paper and cardboard to make compost.
  • Using compost as soil conditioner or make liquid fertiliser and watch your plants thrive!
  • Composting other organic materials including cardboard & shredded paper, fallen leaves, straw, mulch, pure natural fabrics cut or shredded finely (wool, linen, cotton, silk, hemp), and manure.

Find out more tips and tricks in the webinar.


  • Sunday, 02 May 2021 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, 05 May 2021 | 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM