Community

Return and Earn is a great way for communities to raise money and help improve their environment
NSW you’ve returned 1,838,094,803 drink containers so far!
1,838,094,803 containers returned
That’s equal to 152.0 return trips between Sydney and Melbourne!
That’s equal to 152.0 return trips between Sydney and Melbourne!
That’s equal to 7.5 trips around the coastline of Australia!
That’s equal to 7.5 trips around the coastline of Australia!
That’s equal to about 70% of a trip to the moon!
That’s equal to about 70% of a trip to the moon!
Keep it up NSW Keep it up NSW
Disclaimer: Counter updated daily. Average container size approximately 146mm as calculated by Tomra Cleanaway. Sydney/Melbourne driving distance via M31 is approximately 878km each way (source). Calculated mainland coastline length of Australia 35,877km (source). Calculated distance to moon 384,400km (source).
Disclaimer: Counter updated daily. Average container size approximately 146mm as calculated by Tomra Cleanaway. Sydney/Melbourne driving distance via M31 is approximately 878km each way (source).
Disclaimer: Counter updated daily. Average container size approximately 146mm as calculated by Tomra Cleanaway. Calculated mainland coastline length of Australia 35,877km (source).
Disclaimer: Counter updated daily. Average container size approximately 146mm as calculated by Tomra Cleanaway. Calculated distance to moon 384,400km (source).
  • Schools and Return and Earn

    Schools

    Return and Earn can provide a great way for students and the school community to get involved in recycling, reducing litter, and raising money for their school.
  • Schools and Return and Earn

    Sports clubs

    There are many ways sports clubs can earn some extra cash with Return and Earn such as organising a fundraising event with your local return point.
  • Schools and Return and Earn

    Community organisations

    Organising a collection drive or becoming a Donation partner are just a few possible ways community organisations can get involved in Return and Earn.
  • Schools and Return and Earn

    Local councils

    Local councils plays an important role in Return and Earn by providing information to their community, managing fund sharing arrangements and more.