Students cash in containers for their school’s P&C

MEDIA RELEASE Following the recent launch of its Container Refund Scheme (CRS) pilot program, P&Cs Qld is proud to announce that the first school collections under the pilot were made recently from Chatswood Hills State School and Bellevue Park State School. The school’s student bodies have been praised for their remarkable efforts which have seen 1,000 […]

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31 schools to kick off CRS Pilot Program!

MEDIA RELEASE The Queensland Minister for Education, Hon. Grace Grace MP launched P&Cs Qld Container Refund Scheme (CRS) pilot program on November 2, officially congratulating the 31 Queensland state schools that will start collecting containers on-site for cash. The P&Cs Qld CRS pilot program will see waste collection points located on school grounds. The P&Cs […]

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P&Cs Qld backs vital first steps to tackling cyber bullying in schools

Media Release President of P&Cs Qld, Ms Gayle Walters, a member of the Anti-Cyberbullying Taskforce formed by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, welcomed the Queensland Government’s announcement that all 29 recommendations of the report had been accepted and $3.5 million would be committed towards tackling the issue. “Parents, students and the school community have been eagerly awaiting […]

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Board election results

At the QCPCA annual general meeting, held on 7 September at the Sofitel Hotel Brisbane, Tamra Costello, Matthew Rowan and Sally Whelan were elected to the Board. Both Tamra and Matthew have volunteered as QCPCA Board Directors for the past two years and, under the QCPCA Constitution, were eligible to nominate for re-election for a […]

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