Illegal dumping campaign comes to an end with a bang
Buller District Council’s illegal dumping summer campaign has come to an end with a bang.
To demonstrate the extent of the issue, 470 kg of illegally dumped rubbish collected by contractors at Shingle Beach and North Beach was displayed outside the Clocktower in Westport on Saturday 28 January 2023.
Recycling bin audit programme shows improvement in people’s habits
Buller District Council’s recycling bin audit program is delivering positive results reducing recycling contamination in the district. The data collected indicates that checking people’s recycling bins and educating residents is improving recycling behaviours.
Buller District Libraries summer reading programme open for registrations
School-aged children and young people in Buller are invited to sign up for this year’s summer reading program until 30 December. As part of the program, children will undertake a Story Quest reading adventure; travelling tales, collecting treasures along the way, and getting the chance to win some great prizes.