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During the holiday period, our automated depots and over-the-counter return points have varied opening hours. Contact your local return point or our network operator call centre on 1800 290 691 to check location specific hours before visiting.

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NSW you’ve returned 8,823,657,874 drink containers so far!
8,823,657,874 containers returned
That’s equal to 729.9 return trips between Sydney and Melbourne!
That’s equal to 729.9 return trips between Sydney and Melbourne!
That’s equal to 35.9 trips around the coastline of Australia!
That’s equal to 35.9 trips around the coastline of Australia!
That’s equal to about 335% of a trip to the moon!
That’s equal to about 335% 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).

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