Keep Australia Beautiful Week

Tips & Facts

Do The Right Thing

Litter costs the public pocket an estimated $300 million to $350 million annually (NSW EPA).

For example, in Victoria the cost for local government to provide litter maintenance and street sweeping services is in excess of $98 million (Sustainability Victoria).

Western Australians spend up to $30 million on litter clean ups (Keep WA Beautiful).

In South Australia, KESAB estimates the figure to be up to $20 million.