Beach Cleanups

The trash on our beaches can be overwhelming. But joining a cleanup helps. Through participation, we can raise the awareness needed to bring about change.

Read how you can make a longer lasting and more meaningful impact: Beach Cleaning Ideas


Read more about some of our beach cleanups below:

  • Clean Up Diary: 14 June 2010

    Monday Morning Clean Up Diary by Max (aged 4) and Mummy (aged more) Rubbish left behind on the rocks and in the bushes 14th June 2010: In which Max and Mummy start to clean up one of the places they like to go on Lamma… Max with his first bag of rubbish, all taken from the rocks Max and Mummy ...
  • Cleanup Diary 27 Nov 2010

    Po Wah Yuen – sitting area by benches, beach and pagoda near fishermen’s village This time the destination was the little beach on the other side of the fishermen’s village, as well as the path to, and the area around, the nearby pagoda. On the way, however, we passed by the benches at the top of ...
  • Cleanup Diary 4 Dec 2010

    Path from Banyan School to Tai Peng New Village  No volunteers (again due to my failure to communicate, where did the week go?) but the Wilsons set off again to clean up some rubbish. This time it was the path up to our house. For quite some time, when coming up the hill laden down with shopping ...
  • Cleanup Diary 6 Nov 2010

    Lamma Community Beach Cleanup Nga Kau Wan It was a horrible rainy day, but nonetheless 14 people showed up for the first in a series of cleanups organized by Living Lamma members. The beach was awash with plastic bottles and polystyrene. There was also a lot of plastic sheeting, old rope and amah sacking that had been ...
  • Cleanup Diary: 10 November 2014

  • Cleanup Diary: 12 August 2017

    A large volume of palm oil washed up on Lamma beaches in early August 2017 Well done to workers and volunteers who tackled this hot and sticky mess on our beautiful beaches.
  • Cleanup Diary: 12th January 2014

    Brand on the Beach report to Government 36 adults, 12 kids and 4 dogs helped to remove 83 bags and boxes of trash from Pebbles Beach on north Lamma on Sunday 12th January 2014. 229 plastic bottles were picked up, 52 of which were from the Brand on the Beach winner, Vita Water, and 3 of ...
  • Cleanup Diary: 13 September 2014

    Each year the summer tide brings rubbish from the Pearl River Delta to the southern and western shores of Lamma Island. During the winter tide, the rubbish comes directly from Hong Kong Island to hit the northern and western shores. This does not mean that the beaches are ever spared from incoming trash and, as well as ...