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Record-breaking rainfall boosts EMRC-coordinated ‘Flood Aware Be
Posted 06 September 2021 Record-breaking rainfall boosts EMRC-coordinated ‘Flood Aware Be Prepared’ community awareness campaign

Flooding caused by the wettest July in decades has given extra momentum to a timely community awareness campaign promoting the benefits of advanced planning to increase community safety and reduce the risk of flood damage.

Avon Descent Family Fun Day events go ahead this weekend with grant
Posted 11 August 2021 Avon Descent Family Fun Day events go ahead this weekend with grant support from Lotterywest

The recent heavy rainfall looks set to make this weekend’s Avon Descent a thriller – with the series of riverside Family Fun Day events adding more excitement to the mix.

The EMRC is pioneering the Circular Economy in WA
Posted 24 June 2021 The EMRC is pioneering the Circular Economy in WA

The impetus behind adoption of a Circular Economy in Western Australia has been given a major boost by the Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council’s first Circular Economy Masterclass.

All the latest news and developments from the EMRC
Posted 02 June 2021 All the latest news and developments from the EMRC

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Ayurveda for Wellness – promoting good health in award-winning style
Posted 26 February 2021 Ayurveda for Wellness – promoting good health in award-winning style

With over 23 years’ experience as an Ayurveda Practitioner, Vidhu Sharma has a vision to promote Western Australia as a place free of illness, mental health issues, misery, worries and violence by promoting the benefits of a 5,000-year-old healthcare system.

EMRC and Grow It Local partner up to spread the good news on food and
Posted 15 December 2020 EMRC and Grow It Local partner up to spread the good news on food and garden waste

The benefits of diverting food and garden waste from landfill and converting it into a valuable organic resource is the focus of a new education campaign launched today by the Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council (EMRC) and Grow It Local.

EMRC’s round of applause for Town of Bassendean’s groundbreaking FOGO
Posted 22 September 2020 EMRC’s round of applause for Town of Bassendean’s groundbreaking FOGO launch

The Town of Bassendean has earned praise from the EMRC for becoming the first local government north of the Swan River to introduce a new household three-bin service for collection of Food Organics and Garden Organics (FOGO) material.

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