Category: Past Actions

Climate Emergency Declared by Bayside Council

The decision of Bayside Council to declare a Climate Emergency was greeted with a standing ovation from the public gallery – see image below.    Nineteen speakers from the packed gallery had spoken to call on the Council to support the recommendation in the tabled report from Council Officers to declare a climate emergency. They included school

March 2015 RAP Project

RAP it up: Baysiders act on recycling soft plastics by Teresa Murphy Cr Heather Stewart and Captain Trash launch the program. Baysiders can now recycle soft plastics, thanks to a program called RAP (Residents Against Plastics). Conceived by the Bayside Climate Change Action Group, the trial program was launched at the Bayside farmers’ market in