The Two Hands Project team, Paul Sharp (founder) and Silke Stuckenbrock (co-founder), were lucky enough to have the opportunity to sail around the Whitsundays as part of a week long Two Hands Project.
Paul was interviewed by Channel Whitsundays while there:
We found alot of bottle caps, bottles and toothbrushes during our clean ups.
It’s a a remarkable thing to note that – of all the beaches that the Two Hands Project team have seen in Australia (and we have seen quite a few) – several of the beaches in the Whitsundays were the worst affected by plastic pollution.
We also got the chance to go diving and snorkelling too, so it wasn’t all clean ups and no play ;)
We were taken around the Whitsundays by local Ben Ware: awesome guide, passionate on solving the problem of plastic pollution in the Whitsundays and genuine all round decent human being. You can see more of what Ben does on his Facebook Page: Whitsundays Plastic Pollution.