22 08, 2019

Balcombe Grammar Re-Visits The Replas Environmental Centre For A Tour

By |2019-08-22T01:40:37+00:00August 22nd, 2019|News|0 Comments

Another group of students from Balcombe Grammar visited the Replas Environmental Centre on August 1st as part of their Year 8 studies. They students were surprised to learn about the effects of plastic on our society, not just in Australia, but globally. They enjoyed learning about the recycling manufacturing process, and getting to touch and [...]

22 08, 2019

St Peter’s Sustainability Group Tour the Replas Environmental Centre

By |2019-08-22T01:40:44+00:00August 22nd, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

The Students Sustainability Group from St Peter’s College visited the Replas Environmental Centre on August 1st. The students learnt new ways they could become part of the solution of making a greater difference by recycling soft plastics. The students previously believed the soft plastics could only be disposed of. They enjoyed seeing all of the [...]

22 08, 2019

Teachers At St. Bernards’s College Are ‘Blown Away’ At Replas Environmental Centre

By |2019-08-22T01:18:13+00:00August 22nd, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

On the 24th of July we had a group of teachers from St Bernard’s College tour the Replas Environmental Centre as part of their professional development. The teacher’s described being “blown away” by the information presented. They learnt a lot about the plastic recycling crisis, the scale of the problem and what we could all [...]

16 06, 2019

Balcombe Grammar Year 8 Students Learn About Sustainability at REC

By |2019-06-16T23:14:26+00:00June 16th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Year 8’s from Balcombe Grammar visited the Replas Environmental Centre to learn more about sustainability. The students enjoyed learning about different plastics and watching the videos. They enjoyed walking around all the different products made from recycled plastic and were excited to see how much plastic is recycled within things like park benches. The students [...]

16 06, 2019

Over 100 St. Kevin’s Students Explore Replas Environmental Centre

By |2019-06-16T23:14:19+00:00June 16th, 2019|News|0 Comments

We had 100 very excited Grade 3 and 4 Boys from St Kevin’s College visit the Replas Environmental Centre today. The students (and adults) learnt the do’s and don’ts of recycling all the different types of plastic. The teachers and parent helpers thought the content of the tour was great and very informative. The students [...]

5 06, 2019

St Francis de Sales Primary School Learn More About Recycling at Replas Environmental Centre

By |2019-06-05T00:22:52+00:00June 5th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

Grade 5 & 6 students from St Francis de Sales Primary School visited the Replas Environmental Centre to learn more about recycling. The students and teachers found the tour highly informative and were shocked to learn about how much plastic is produced around the world and how little is actually recycled. The students enjoyed the [...]

28 05, 2019

VCAL Students from St John’s Regional College Take The REC Tour

By |2019-05-28T04:29:52+00:00May 28th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

VCAL students from St John’s Regional College visited the Replas Environmental Centre as part of their personal development studies. Their teachers are challenging them on thinking about the future and the environment they want to leave for future generations. The students were gobsmacked to learn about the huge scale of plastic production around the world [...]

22 05, 2019

Narre Warren North Scout Group Explores the Replas Environmental Centre

By |2019-05-22T05:14:21+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

On Monday 20th of May the Narre Warren North Scout group visited the Replas Environmental Centre. The children ranged in age from young cub scouts up to 14 years old. And some of their parents tagged along for the ride. The students were so engaged about the plastic pollution problems facing our world, with one [...]

22 05, 2019

St. John’s Regional College Visit the Replas Environmental Centre

By |2019-05-22T05:08:46+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

As part of their personal development studies, eleven Year 12 students from St John’s Regional College visited the Replas Environmental Centre. The tour focused on how we can communicate and raise awareness in the community for our plastic waste problem. The students were challenged throughout the tour about why we need these recycling solutions . [...]

20 05, 2019

Toorak College Grade 4 Students Learn and Engage at The Replas Environmental Centre

By |2019-06-12T22:51:43+00:00May 20th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

Today we had four classes of grade 4 students from Toorak Primary visit the Replas Environmental Centre to further their studies on recycling. The students got to learn all about the impact plastic waste has on our environment through the tunnel experience. The students were also lucky enough to have a workshop with Regina, an [...]