Sustainability Hub Micro Factory Site Visits and Excurisons

Get ready to ignite eco-passion in your students as we embark on an exciting journey into the world of sustainability! Our programs are designed to do more than just educate; they're here to inspire and empower environmentally-aware minds while actively exploring creative solutions for waste reduction and diving deep into the concept of the Circular Economy.

Here's what our Sustainable Education Package includes:

Engaging Experiential Learning: Our approach goes beyond traditional classroom teaching. We offer hands-on, experiential learning that sparks curiosity and fosters a deeper understanding of sustainable practices. Through interactive activities, students will actively engage with real-world challenges related to waste reduction and circular economy principles.

Cutting-Edge Reprocessing Equipment: We provide access to innovative small-scale reprocessing equipment specifically tailored for educational settings. Your students will get the chance to see recycling in action, demystifying the process and gaining valuable insights into how plastics can be transformed and repurposed.

Alignment with Current Initiatives: We believe in connecting education with real-world impact. Our programs are directly linked to ongoing recycling practices and community-led waste reduction programs. This means that your students won't just learn about sustainability; they'll actively participate in the transformation of waste plastics into new, functional products.

Comprehensive Curriculum: Our curriculum covers a wide range of critical topics, ensuring a holistic understanding of plastics and recycling. Students will explore:

  • The Problem With Plastics: Delve into the effects of plastic pollution on our planet, raising awareness about the urgent need for sustainable practices.
  • Types of Plastics: Learn about the various types of plastics and their properties, enabling students to make informed choices.
  • Recyclability of Common Plastics: Understand which plastics can be recycled and how recycling processes work.
  • Repurposing 'Waste': Discover innovative ways to turn plastic 'waste' into valuable, functional products.
  • Circular Economy Principles & Practices: Gain insights into the Circular Economy, a transformative approach that aims to minimize waste and maximize resource efficiency.

By enrolling in our program, you're not just providing your students with knowledge; you're equipping them with the skills and mindset needed to become proactive stewards of our environment. Together, we're shaping a future where sustainability isn't just a concept—it's a way of life. Join us on this exciting educational journey towards a greener, more sustainable world!

Excursions take place at the Banish Sustainability Hub, right at Sydney's Central station. Prices start at $30 per person with a minimum of 20 children. 

This includes:

  • One facilitator
  • Machinery usage fee
  • Materials

To lock in a date please contact Lottie