2016 Winner: Water Warrior Award
Bulimba State School (Year 4) and Tangalooma EcoMarines
Bulimba State School and Tangalooma EcoMarines have partnered to inspire students, teachers and the community to care for local waterways and marine life through education, raising awareness and informed action.
Their Save the Bay initiative involves an enthusiastic and dedicated group of student EcoMarine Ambassadors who engage in weekly activities to enhance the school community's appreciation and understanding of waterways and the environment.
The students and teachers focus their work on reducing plastics, recycling and cleaning up the local waterways.