Don’t throw your 10c containers away – recycle them to raise funds for the Cowboys Community Foundation and reduce landfill!

Every eligible container returned through Containers for Change (Qld, WA) is worth 10 cents – and this can add up quickly.

Collecting containers is a simple, effective way to raise funds for our charity!

All proceeds from container returns will support our programs, improving access to education, training and employment opportunities to improve the lives of North Queenslanders.

Cowboys Community Foundation Scheme ID: C10607514

There are a number of ways you can get involved!

Recycle & donate at HOME

  1. Collect your eligible containers – most aluminium, glass, plastic, steel and liquid paperboard drink containers between 150ml and 3L are eligible.
  2. ​​​​​​​Take them to a container refund point* – search for a Containers for Change location
  3. Collect your refund or donate – you’ll receive 10 cents for every eligible container you return – if donating your return to our charity, please quote our scheme ID C10607514.
  4. Your donation will support our life-changing programs, including NRL Cowboys House!

*A free home collection service is available in selected Queensland suburbs – check yours here.

Recycle & donate at WORK

We’re calling on the business community to fundraise for us with your recycled containers!

This can involve a dedicated collection bin supplied and based on your premises that’s emptied weekly by the collection centre (by arrangement).

If you’re interested in getting involved, please email enquiries@cowboysfoundation.org.au or call 07 4773 0700.