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  • Struggling firies call for drumMUSTER containers

    Last updated: 19-10-2012
    A group of local fire fighters are calling on farmers, growers and other agvet chemical users to bring in their empty drums after collection numbers reached an all-time low in the shire this week. For the past four years the Maindample CFA has been collecting drums at the Mansfield Works Depot to raise money for new equipment an...
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  • drumMUSTER kicking goals for Silo Challenge

    Last updated: 12-10-2012
    As the story goes in 1992 AFL superstar Billy Brownless stopped at Mirrool in NSW on his way to a wedding and kicked a footy over the town’s 32 metre high grain silos. From that day on locals and visitors continue to gather every year for one day in October and attempt the amazing kick again at the Mirrool Silo Kick Challenge....
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  • Elmore Racing Club set to harness drum power

    Last updated: 04-10-2012
    Victorians in the Greater Bendigo region are racing to improve their drumMUSTER efforts as a number of collection days are scheduled to kick off next month. The Elmore Harness Racing Club will hold its first drumMUSTER at the course to give local growers the opportunity to get rid of their empty and clean agvet chemical conta...
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  • Dalby sets its sights on next 20 millionth milestone

    Last updated: 03-10-2012
    The Dalby region is helping drumMUSTER get a head start on collecting another 20 million drums as the local council prepares for three musters next week. Collections will be held at Bell, Ducklo and Jandowae next Thursday to give local growers the opportunity to get rid of their eligible and clean agvet chemical containers. L...
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  • drumMUSTER Song hits YouTube

    Last updated: 03-10-2012
    drumMUSTER continues to dominate social media by launching its own YouTube channel. Our debut hit is the music video to the drumMUSTER Song to share with a brand new audience. After reaching 20 million drums we decided to let our hair down and share a bit of our past with those who have been with us for more than a decade. T...
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  • drumMUSTER collects 20 millionth drum

    Last updated: 19-09-2012
    When Coolamon farmer Malcolm McKenzie delivered drumMUSTER’s 20 millionth drum he had no idea what it meant for the thousands of people involved with the program in the past 13 years. For children’s charity Country Hope in Wagga, it meant Malcolm’s drums would go towards supporting families with children suffering from ca...
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  • MEDIA ALERT: drumMUSTER celebrates 20 million drum milestone at Henty Field Days

    Last updated: 14-09-2012
    drumMUSTER, the national program for the recycling of empty agvet chemical containers, will hold a special presentation at the Henty Machinery Field Days next week to celebrate collecting its 20 millionth container in the program’s 13 year history. ABC’s Landline host Pip Courtney will kick off proceedings before introducing...
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  • Bundaberg breaks records and smashes expectations

    Last updated: 12-09-2012
    Chemical drum recycling is booming in Bundaberg after the region collected its biggest haul of containers through drumMUSTER this financial year. Latest drumMUSTER results show sites in the Bundaberg Regional Council collected 71,797 drums through the national agvet chemical container recycling program. That’s more than 18,...
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  • Volunteer firies teach drumMUSTER lessons on open day

    Last updated: 12-09-2012
    Local farmers will get a lesson or two about recycling their chemical containersand fire safety during the Mangrove MountainRural Fire Brigade’s Open Day. The band of volunteer firies will host a drumMUSTER collectionin line with an open day at their headquarters on Bloodtree Road, on the 22th September. Mangrove Mountain R...
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  • drumMUSTER heads to Henty Field Days

    Last updated: 11-09-2012
    drumMUSTER is dusting off the boots in preparation for this year’s Henty Field Days where it’ll celebrate collecting its 20 millionth chemical container. The three day farm machinery exhibition will mark the start of a new era for the national recycling program which has kept 25,000 tonnes of plastic and metal out of landfi...
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