Community invited to get involved in Clean Up Australia Day

Greater Bendigo residents can lend a helping hand at six local sites on Clean Up Australia Day on Sunday March 6, 2022.


Clean Up Australia Day sites are located in Axedale, Long Gully Creek, Lake Eppalock, Huntly and two on the Bendigo Creek in Kangaroo Flat and White Hills 


Greater Bendigo Mayor Cr Andrea Metcalf said Clean Up Australia Day continues to be an important community event in Greater Bendigo.


“I encourage everyone to help clean up our beautiful landscape and creeks, better yet, let’s make sure rubbish doesn’t end up there in the first place,Cr Metcalf said.


“Clean Up Australia Day is a simple and powerful way to contribute to your local community and environment, so why not roll up your sleeves and get involved.”

2022 Clean Up Australia Day sites:

Bendigo Creek, White Hills

Saturday March 5, 10:30 am – 1 pm

Meet at the Poppet Head adjacent to Holdsworth Rd, White Hills 

Bendigo Creek, Kangaroo Flat

Sunday March 6, 6 am – 4 pm

Meet in the creek reserve opposite 3 Carpenter St, Kangaroo Flat

Long Gully Creek, North Bendigo

Sunday March 6, 10 am – 12 pm

Meet in the creek reserve, opposite 1 Redgum Ct, North Bendigo

Huntly Bushland

Sunday March 6, 9 am – 11 am

Meet at corner of East Road and Gungurru Road 

Randell's Cove, Lake Eppalock

Sunday March 6, 9 am – 10:30 am

Meet at Kimbolton Kiosk, before moving onto Strathfieldsaye Rd.

Event restricted to over 15 years, as collecting from the roadside.

Axedale River Reserve

Sunday March 6, 9:30 am - 12 pm

Meet at the river reserve near the Platypus Compass

Further information and details about time, meeting points and location of all public sites is available from

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