Ocean Helper Update - August 2021

Reducing Waste Advice For August

Each month Tammi, our clean ocean campaigner, brings you a new and interesting advice to reduce waste & help protect the ocean in your everyday life. Here is tip number 8 for 2021:

Hello Beach Defenders, 

From early morning strolls on the beach, picking up litter as I go, to evenings eating fish & chips along the promenade. I love August!

Last month I suggested to check out WAKEcups, a global zero waste/ reusables brand with a goal to end single use plastic. If you are looking for something with a personal touch you can get a lot of their amazing items personalised, click here to check out what you can personalise.

This month we are challenging you to make the switch to a Stainless Steel Safety Razor. The choices we make each day impact the environment. Sometimes it’s a big decision… sometimes it’s as small as swapping your disposable razors for a safety razor. You can reduce your plastic waste and switch over to a more ocean friendly razor, if cared for these safety razors can last a lifetime, all you need to do is replace the blades once they are dull. It can take a little getting use too, and your first time shaving with a safety razor can feel a little daunting, but use them just like you would your normal disposable razor and you'll soon get the hang of it.

Save 50% when you order yours today and don't forget to get a pack of replacement blades here. 

Safety Razor Offer

Order your Safety Razor today and say goodbye to a lifetime of disposable plastic razors!

I've got a super simple challenge for you this month, as the tip is one around your shaving habits, why not take a look at your whole shaving routine, be you male or female, do you use shaving foam/ cream and does it come in plastic? Is there an alternative you could use, such as a soap bar or refillable option? 

What's on August 2021 - Ocean Helper

Thanks to your support in July we were able to donate over $65 to Shark Trust to help support their research and conservation effort. For August we will be supporting Surfers Against Sewage, their amazing team campaigns for cleaner and healthier oceans, and advocates for reducing plastic and protecting marine wildlife.

Surfers Against Sewage - Charity Donation for August

On the 7th we celebrated Lighthouse Day, taking a look at whether or not lighthouses are still relevant to modern society. They are an iconic staple of the coastlines but there aren't as many in use today. We also shared our Guide for a Plastic Free Picnic, so that you can make the most out of your long, warm August adventures. 

Plastic Free Picnic Guide

Coming up this month we have Rum Day on the 16th, so look out for our email on Monday about a very special offer for all you budding pirates! There is also Men's Grooming Day on the 20th, where we will be taking a deep dive into your shaving habits and how you can make small changes to be more sustainable. We are wrapping up this month with an End of Summer sale, so keep your eyes peeled for our email which will have all the information you might need. 

If you have a petition to share to support ocean conservation and marine wildlife protection, let us know and we would be happy to share or promote it! You can contact us either on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or via email directly -

Turtle Rescue Update

Sea Turtle 15 - Information and Facts About Sea Turtes

Thanks to your support, as of August 1st 2021 we have been able to rescue 28,145 sea turtle hatchling!

Browse our range of ocean inspired jewelry, homewares and accessories on - every single purchase saves at least one sea turtle hatchling AND we donate at least 10% of gross profits to marine charities.

Surf & Beach Bundles Available!

This month we released the Surf & Beach Bundles! Made up of a few of our customers favourite items and at an incredibly reduced price.

The Ultimate Surf Bundle: 

This bundle includes 1x Baseball Cap (worth $24.95), 1x Surf Necklace (worth $20) and 2x Beach Bracelets (worth $40). Save over 50% when you order today!

Ultimate Surf Bundle

Order your Ultimate Surf Bundle here!

The Ultimate Beach Bundle

This bundle includes 1x Turtle Rescue Baseball Cap, either white or pink (worth $24.95), 1x White Opal Sea Turtle Necklace (worth $79) and 3x Surf Bracelets, assorted colours (worth $60). Save 70% when you order today!

The Ultimate Beach Bundle

Order your Ultimate Beach Bundle here!

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