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Colgate Community Garden Challenge Vote for your school!

On this page you can vote for your nominated school to help them earn additional Garden Points in the Colgate Community Garden Challenge. 


Get involved in the Colgate Community Garden Challenge! 



For the chance to win one of five (5) recycled community garden sets, Australian pre-, primary, intermediate and secondary schools are invited to recycle oral care waste and earn online votes in the Colgate Community Garden Challenge. The more Garden Credits, the more chances to win! 

1 unit of oral care waste = 10 Garden Credits. 

1 online vote = 1 Garden Credit. 

Entries close 30 September 2019. Find out more information about the Colgate Community Garden Challenge here. 

For full terms and conditions and eligibility, please read the full terms and conditions here. 

Cast vote!

Vote for your chosen pre-school, primary or secondary school here! 


Grand Prizes

There are five (5) community garden sets up for grabs, each worth over $6,000! (Total prize value: $33,677.15) Each community garden set includes:

  • Three (3) garden beds
  • Two (2) custom-made benches
  • One (1) $500 Bunnings Warehouse gift voucher to buy gardening supplies

The three schools which accrue the most Garden Points in total (based on the weight of the total amount of shipments & total number of votes) will each win a recycled community garden set.

Schools will receive one entry in the final prize draw for sending in at least 1 eligible shipment during the promotion period for the chance to win one of two recycled community garden sets. 

Participants are only eligible to win one (1) community garden set. 

Monthly prizes

For every month from March to September, all schools that send a shipment of oral care waste to TerraCycle will receive 1 entry in the monthly prize draw for that month for the chance to win a prize pack of  60 upcycled pencil cases, valued at $340.80 per pack! (Total prize value: $2,385.60).

Limit of one entry in the monthly prize draw per participant per month. Participants are eligible to win one (1) pack. 

Additionally, for each approved item of oral care waste received by TerraCycle, schools will earn $0.02 to allocate to themselves or a nominated non-profit organisation. 

Click here to read full Terms & Conditions. 

Each shipment must weigh up 20kg maximum. Total prize pool $36,062.75. Authorised under NSW Permit No LTPS/18/30896 , SA No T18/2301 and ACT Permit No TP18/02559


Rank Participant Score
1. Bunbury Primary School - Bunbury, WA 6230 15483
2. Westbourne Park Primary School - Adelaide, SA 5041 12921
3. South Geelong Primary School - Geelong, VIC 3220 10053
4. CSIROCare Black Mountain Early Learning Centre - Acton, ACT 2601 10014
5. Yuluma Primary School - Innaloo, WA 6018 9201
6. Ettalong Public School - Ettalong BEach, NSW 2257 8839
7. Gladesville Public School - Gladesville, NSW 2111 7161
8. Rosetta Primary School - Hobart, TAS 7010 7093
9. Birralee Primary School - Doncaster , VIC 3108 7014
10. Mercedes College - Springfield, SA 5062 4291
11. Kinglake West Primary School - Kinglake West , VIC 3757 4146
12. The Patch Primary School - The Patch, VIC 3792 3961
13. Helensvale State School - helensvale, QLD 4212 2054
14. Normanhurst West Public School - THORNLEIGH, NSW 2120 1871
15. Brisbane Independent School - Pullenvale, QLD 4069 1616
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