Info Kit(web).pdfWelcome to the Re-thinking Waste in Schools Challenge wiki space!

This wiki has now been upgraded to an education wiki (no charge!) and it is now ad free!

If you haven't signed in to wikispaces prior to the workshop you need to go to and sign in with user name, password and your email.
You then need to access your email account. If it is ntschools webmail account go to and accept the invitation and link back to wikispaces. Then you will see a message at the top of the wikispaces that says click here to accept membership of the rethinkingwastechallenge wikispace.

The navigation is on the left hand side. As members you are also able to edit and use the discussion tab at the top of every page.

Use the discussion tab for this page to introduce yourself and explain briefly why you are keen for your class/school to be involved in the challenge eg. what are you most concerned about? what are the environmental impacts that your school is having? what are you most excited about?

Information about the Re-thinking Waste in Schools Challenge is available on the NT Keep Australia Beautiful website

Here is the Re-thinking Waste in Schools Challenge Information Kit

Information kit available on Keep Australia Beautiful Council (NT) websitInfo Kit(web).pdfInfo Kit(web).pdf

Here is the report template
Report template is available on Keep Australia Beautiful Council (NT) website

NEW!! Keep Australia Beautiful Week 24 - 30 August

- your preschool and primary school can score points for the environment during the week. Take the challenge and enter. Find out more at

How can we ensure that our projects are sustainable ?

  • A Whole School Approach can help to make this project sustainable whole school approach.ppt
  • For more information on Sustainable Schools and the Whole School Approach you may wish to use schools presentation1.ppt
  • Other resources that will be helpful can be found on the
Sustainable Schools and the Rubbish Free Lunch espace courses. Simply log in using your ntschools user name and password.

This is a serious problem and I must admit I am not so keen to put the rubber gloves on!