Hinchinbrook Shire Council is proud to be a member of the Reef Guardian Council’s. The Reef Guardian Council programme has been designed to recognize and foster environmental stewardship for the Great Barrier Reef from local government and the general community. The programme seeks to raise awareness and encourage best management practice in local government activities, while recognizing that effective protection and management of the Great Barrier Reef requires partnerships at all levels of government, industry and the community.
- Clean Up Australia Day – March each year
- World Wetlands Day – 2 February each year
- World Environment Day – 5 June each year
- National Recycling Week – 2nd week of November each year
- Weed Busters Week – 2nd week of October each year
- Tidy Towns and Clean Beach Challenge.
- National Tree Day
- Keep Australia Beautiful Day
Other programs include: