Plastic Free Canberra Show


Getting plastic waste sorted at the Royal Canberra Show


The Royal Canberra Show supports the ACT Single-use Plastics Ban and is taking up the challenge to reduce plastics.


The following items will no longer be supplied at the Show:


  • single-use plastic cutlery
  • single-use drink stirrers
  • expanded polystyrene food and beverage containers
  • single-use plastic straws*
  • single-use plastic take away food containers
  • single-use plastic plates and bowls.


* Plastic straws can be made available to members of the community who may need them.


More background information can be found here.