JOIN PLASTIC FREE PLACES 

If you need help - join us. We can help you choose the right alternative products, as well as help you reduce your packaging costs and waste. We'll make it quick and easy.

Our program is free for food retail* businesses in Cairns, Port Douglas, Townsville, Rockhampton/ Livingstone, Mornington Peninsula and Adelaide.

 

Outside of these areas, our program can offer online consultations for food retail businesses* for a nominal fee. We're a not-for-profit - these fees just cover our time and costs to offer this service.

*Please note that we only work with retail food and beverage businesses such as cafes, restaurants, food trucks etc. If you’re unsure if your business falls under this category, please contact us before registering below.

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Choose your Plastic Free Places location to join for free

In order to qualify for free assistance, you must be a food/drink retail business operating within the local borders of the following areas. Click on the logos to join. 

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Cairns & Douglas

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Townsville

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Rockhampton & Livingstone

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Adelaide

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Mornington Peninsula

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Register for an online consultation

If you're not in one of our communities, you can still work with us online. Register for one of the consultation options below, and we'll we'll connect with you for a 45 minute private online session, have a look at what packaging items you're using, and help you choose the best alternatives and solutions that suit your needs. We'll email to confirm a time and send you a link to pay by PayPal.

45 minute online consultation - $100

 

Our online consultation will assist you identify what plastic products your business is currently using and the best alternatives for your situation. Included is preliminary research into the supply-chain for your local area, so the information and advice provided is as relevant as possible.

45 minute online consultation + action plan - $160

As well as the online consultation process outlined in the standard option, we will also provide you with a personalised action plan based on your session, enabling your business to smoothly implement the changes. This includes additional research into possible product switches, advice on communicating changes, and ways to reduce your overall reliance on single-use packaging. 

* By registering, you agree to our Terms of Service:

  • The advice we give you is our opinion and we are not liable for consequences that arise from decisions by you to act or not act, regarding our advice.

  • Your participation does not amount to us providing an accreditation to your business, and you agree you won't use our name in any marketing of your businesses. 

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