Save the date
November is not just about Movember – the month-long event that raises awareness of men’s health issues – it’s also the time to recycle, to remember those who’ve lost their lives in conflicts and to improve the welfare of children around the world. Here are the dates to keep in mind.
NATIONAL RECYCLING WEEK
13-19 November Become greener Recycle at home, work and school – not just this week but every day. To discover the various ways that you can contribute, visit recyclingweek.planetark.org.
11 November Take the time Observe a minute’s silence at 11am at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra (or wherever you are) to mark the 99th anniversary of the Armistice that ended the First World War. Go to awm.gov.au.
WORLD CHILDREN’S DAY
20 November Make a difference Change the lives of vulnerable children by donating to UNICEF’s Change for Good program. Use the envelopes on your Qantas flight or visit unicef.org.au/changeforgood.