About AWRE

The waste, recycling and resource recovery industry is continuing to transform and has quickly become the nucleus for driving Australia towards a cleaner, more sustainable future. AWRE is THE premier national platform for waste professionals to join forces and work towards this common goal.

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From exhibiting at the annual event to connecting with our audience through our digital opportunities, AWRE brings together the entire industry all year round.

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Exhibit in 2024

Australia’s longest running marketplace for buyers and suppliers. Over two-days, you’ll waste less sales energy by directly connecting with large numbers of highly engaged visitors.

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Discover the latest in waste, recycling and resource recovery


The collection and transportation of waste is often the first link in the supply chain. Feel the power of the latest truck and vehicle models which keep the industry moving.


Sustainable, smart solutions such as sensor bins, solar bins and compostable bins to keep public and business spaces clean and connected, along with traditional industrial and household collections.

Food & Organics Waste

Convert food and organic waste into reusable resources, including the latest aerobic digesters and composters

Software & Technologies

Technological innovation in the waste and recycling industry is a driver for future success. Explore software and alternative technologies to keep your business operating efficiently now and into the future.

Machinery & Equipment

A successful waste management operation demands the best equipment. Discover the latest machinery and equipment providing the backbone to the industry.


eWaste is being sent to landfill at three times the rate of general waste. Find tailored solutions to safely and responsibly collect, recover and recycle your eWaste.

Waste Management

Businesses today are focused on reducing waste management costs whilst committing to environmental sustainability. Find the right partner to manage all your waste and recycling needs.

Food Packaging

Food packaging innovation that reduces waste sent to landfill are a major focus for the future in Australia

Why you need to join AWRE in 2024

Read the latest industry and event news

Dec 6, 2023

The Power of Collaboration: AIP and APCO Join Forces

In a strategic move aimed at strengthening the Australian and New Zealand packaging landscape, the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) and the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) have jointly announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). The agreement signifies a collaborative effort to align sustainable packaging practices throughout industry.

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