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:

  • Cleanup Diary: 31 October 2014

    Cleanup of Yung Shue Wan with Banyan House Bringing kids to the beach should not be all about rubbish, but equally, we cannot bring them up to ignore the problem. When I started cleaning the beach at Yung Shue Wan, I could hear mothers walking past with their kids telling them it was too dirty or dangerous ...
  • Cleanup Diary: 5 November 2014

    Student reporters investigate the 42-day cleanup Young reporters from Bradbury School came to clean Yung Shue Wan beach and ask questions about the 42-day cleanup in autumn 2014.
  • Cleanup Diary: 7 November 2016

    Thank you to staff from Hong Kong Football Club for joining a Pak Kok beach cleanup.
  • Cleanup Diary: 8 October 2017

    Cleanup Diary: 8 October 2017
  • Cleanup Diary: 9 April 2016

    Cleanup Diary: 9 April 2016
  • Palm Oil Spill: August 2017

    Lamma Island beach palm oil pollution cleanup operation This weekend Sat 12 Aug and Sun 13 August 2017 For more on spill see Hong Kong Free Press 8 August 2017 There are still a large amount of palm oil on the beaches of Lamma. We are asking members of the public to clean up the beach at Yung ...
  • Press Release: Winner Brand on the Beach 2013

    Vitasoy Water wins the most popular “Brand on the Beach” award. (HONG KONG) 6 th March 2013: For three months, volunteers collected and sorted waste found on beaches by brand label. After 3 clean ups, 1112 plastic bottles with 761 different identifiable brand labels were found. Vitasoy Water is the brand which has the most bottles (23% of ...
  • Press Release: Winner Brand on the Beach 2014

    Vita Water wins the most popular “Brand on the Beach” award for second year HONG KONG 8th January 2014: For a year, volunteers collected and sorted waste found on one small beach facing Hong Kong Island by brand label. They picked up 2,872 plastic bottles from 150 brands. And the top 10 brands, all of which ...