Plastic Free Places comes to Glenorchy

Glenorchy City Council is excited to announce that the ‘Plastic Free Places’ program has come to Tasmania! The FREE program works with our local food retailers as they adapt to a single-use plastic free future, ensuring Tassie remains clean and green. With the Tasmanian State Government announcing a proposed ban on some single-use plastic items, now is the perfect time to future-proof your business. Food retailers of Glenorchy – like cafes, bars, restaurants, kiosks & vans are all eligible for this fantastic program. Businesses will receive free tailored support on reducing single-use packaging, including money saving strategies, Instagram promotion, and signage recognising you as a sustainable business. If you, or anyone you know, own a food retail business, you can join today by visiting You can also show your support by tagging your local café to join, and by following Plastic Free Places Tasmania on Facebook.