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Congratulations to the 2007 Australian Banksia Award finalists

Congratulations to the ICLEI Members in Australia who were finalists for the 2007 Banksia Environmental Award.

The finalists to be congratulated include:
  • Serpentine Jarrahdale Shire - for its collaboration with Gosnells and Armadale for their ‘Switch your Thinking!’ program.
  • Melbourne - for its ‘Water for an Active Future in a Dry City’ initiative.
  • Clarence - for its ‘Clarence Floodplain Project’.
  • Townsville - for its ‘Paradise Protected - Magnetic Island’ wastewater recycling project.

The Banksia Environmental Award aims to recognize and reward environmental excellence, promote best practice principles, and contribute to action-learning and education in Australia.

For more information on the award, please visit the Banksia Environmental Foundation at www.banksiafdn.com.