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Jasper Waern and Ruben Shanahan prepare some seedlings for planting in the Pizza garden,especially created fro the transition kids at Wooli Primary School. Pic Sandy Scheltema

Living Sustainably Awards – closing date extended

Living Sustainably Awards – closing date extended to September 22

The Clarence Valley Council Living Sustainably Awards are open for 2021.

Aimed at recognising outstanding contributions or achievements which enhance environmental, economic and social sustainability, the awards are now in their eleventh year.

There are five award categories: Individuals, Businesses, Education, Community and Our Backyard. Achievements may include reducing water and energy consumption, innovation, promoting sustainable recreation, employment initiatives, acknowledging the significance of local Aboriginal culture and values, and communicating the message of sustainability.

The judging panel are keen to recognise these achievements and inspire others with the Living Sustainably Awards, and welcome nominations from across the community in all categories.

Nominate yourself, someone you know, a group, organisation or school.

Nominations close 4pm Wednesday September 22.

Go to www.clarence.nsw.gov.au/News-articles/Living-Sustainably-Awards