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Education Education

Council offers a number of free educational opportunities for the community to learn more about our region's water, waste and recycling. 

To view tours on offer, see below brochure.

Water, waste and recycling education tours

Upcoming free tours

Water cycle tours

Visit the region's water treatment plants and learn about the water and waste water treatment process.

Bookings are essential and can be made by contacting Carol McKeough via email or phone 1300 79 49 29.

Hervey Bay Maryborough

Date - Tuesday, 21 November, 2017

From 8.45am to 3.30pm

Pick up and drop off at Discovery Sphere, 166 Old Maryborough Road, Pialba

Includes morning tea and lunch.

Itinerary for Hervey Bay

Date - Thursday, 30 November, 2017

From 8.45am to 12pm

Pick up and drop off at Brolga Theatre, 5 Walker Street, Maryborough

Includes morning tea

Itinerary for Maryborough


Waste, recycling and waste water tours

Would you like to learn more about what happens to your rubbish, recycling and waste water?

A free bus tour around Hervey Bay will be held on Tuesday 14 and Friday 17 November, 2017.

Bookings are essential by Wednesday, 8 November, 2017 and can be made by contacting Carol McKeough via email or phone 1300 79 49 29.




Waste Recycling Education Trailer (WREC)

Bringing waste, recycling and water education to you!

Council's WREC Trailer offers ACARA complying lessons for grades Prep to Grade 6 and offers an interactive learning activity with our smart shopper touch screen.



Contact us

For further information or to book, phone Council's Education Officer, Carol McKeough on 1300 79 49 29 or email 


Last updated 06/10/2017