Signatory to the APC apc_logo_2013-vertical-s

QMDC is one of 900 national organisations to commit to minimising our waste and promoting the recovery of recyclable materials by signing up to the Australian Packaging Covenant (APC).

The APC is a voluntary commitment between government and industry to encourage the sustainable design, use and recovery of packaging.

While QMDC already recycles office paper, cardboard, ink cartridges and other supplies, the covenant gives the organisation an opportunity to review its effectiveness and to create a new policy around buying products with recycled content.

Additionally, it provides the opportunity to raise awareness with stakeholders and partner organisations to encourage them to adopt or improve their own recycling practices.

An action plan has been developed and is now part of our day to day activities.

Find out more about the APC here.
 

Upcoming Events

National Reconciliation Week

28 May 2018

QMDC is encouraging the community to take part in events acknowledging National Reconciliation Week. As an organisation that values and promotes reconciliation, we will be marking the occasion by supporting or attending…  + read more

Grazing Fundamentals and Land Management EDGE

30 May 2018

Choose from 1 of 2 workshops on offer on Wednesday 30th of May and/or Wednesday 30th & Thursday 31st May 2018. Download the event flyer here.  OPTION 11-day Grazing…  + read more

National Reconciliation Week - Public Forum & Lunch

31 May 2018

Time: 9:15am – 2:00pm, lunch at 12:30pm We would like to invite you to attend our National Reconciliation Week public forum and lunch. We will be gathering at Cobb & Co Museum with Traditional Owners…  + read more