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: Palm Oil Spill 9 August 2017

    Lamma Island beach palm oil pollution cleanup operation This weekend: Saturday 12 August and Sunday 13 August 2017 For more on spill see Hong Kong Free Press 8 August 2017 There is 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 ...
  • Press Release: Winner of Brand on the Beach 2014 joins cleanup

    Vita Water joins cleanup on beach where volunteers count plastic bottles HONG KONG 5 March 2014: For an entire year, volunteers collected and sorted waste found on beaches by brand label. 2872 plastic bottles were picked up and identified by brand, with the top 10 brands accounting for 55% of the bottles recovered. These brands are ...
  • Short story: Beach Party 2013

    Beach Party by P. K. Pebbles My name is Pebbles, though for much of my existence I was without a name. That was before the lady with the pink hat came along. I like the name. It suits me. It’s something to aspire to. The P. K. stands for Pak Kok, a name of place rather than ...
  • YHKCC students visit Lamma 26 June 2018

    YHKCC students visit Hung Sing Yeh, Lamma to learn about environmental challenges through the Art of Awareness YHKCC students hold up paintings to create a circular exhibition on Hung Sing Yeh beach Thirty Year 10 and Year 11 students from the YMCA of Hong Kong Christian College (YHKCC) in Tung Chung visited Lamma as part of Service ...