• Member Venues

    These venues have committed to reduce their plastic straw use by either only giving them out on request, or by introducing an alternative. Get in touch to see your venue listed here!

    Currumbin RSL

    165 Duringan Street, Currumbin, QLD

    Supporter since 2016. They have stopped using plastic straws, and have introduced composting to their kitchen operations. They say:

    "We want to be part of the solution of impacts to the environment that the hospitality industry contributes to"

    Saint Monday Cafe

    26 High Street, Yackandandah, VIC

    Supporter since 2016

    Young Henrys

    76 Wilford Street Newtown, NSW

    Supporter since 2016. Young Henrys don't use straws in their tasting bar & are supporters of the campaign.

    Blue Wren Cafe

    2372 Princess Highway, Merimbula, NSW

    Supporter since 2016, use only paper straws.

    Paddock to Pantry Wholefoods

    68 High Street, Cobram , VIC

    Supporter since 2016

    Lovebucket Bar

    309 Karangahape Road, Auckland, New Zealand
     

    Supporter since 2016. Cocktail Bar that designs cocktails to be drunk without using straws. Straw free!

    The Grace Darling Hotel

    114 Smith Street, Collingwood, Melbourne

    Supporter since 2016.

    Tom McHugo's

    87 Macquarie Street, Hobart, 7000

    Supporter since 2016. Zero plastic straws AND composts kitchen waste.

    Society

    22 Montpelier Retreat, Battery Point, TAS 7004

    Supporter since 2016. Have always used stainless steel straws in all their drinks and cocktails.

    The Alabama Hotel

    72 Liverpool Street, Hobart, TAS 7000

    Supporter since 2016. Have always used stainless steel straws in their drinks.

    Orchard Street

    Various locations around Sydney- www.orchardstreet.com.au

    Supporter since 2016

    Billy Hill Organic Store and Cafe

    3378 Huon Highway Franklin. Tas. 7113

    Supporter since 2016. refuses to give out straws!

    All Inn Brewing Company

    Supporter since 2017. They say: 'As a socially responsible company we'd rather trade a little comfort for a healthy planet, straws are an unnecessary evil'

    Helen's Heavenly Bulk Foods

    2/29 James Street Burleigh Heads QLD, 4220.

    Supporter since 2017. Introducing re-usable straws to their customers.

    Mr. Paisley's Cafe

    88 Cawarra road, Caringbah NSW

    Supporter since 2017. Use biodegradable straws and push the use of Keep Cups. They say- “At Mr Paisley’s we want to part of the solution, not a part of the problem. It just comes down to caring about what you do and what sort of impact your willing to leave."

    The Left Bank

    15 riverside Road, East Fremantle, WA

    Supporter since 2017. Stopped giving out straws in their venue. They say:

    "The use of plastic straws is within our control, so we decided to make the smart and responsible choice to stop their use! A small act that can go a long way….and we love turtles!

    Artezen

    1/234 Naturaliste Tce, Dunsboough 6281

    Supporter since 2017. Tackling disposable straws and coffee cups!

    The Big Goose

    233 Mornington Tyabb Road Moorooduc Vic 3933

    Supporter since 2017. The Big Goose says: "No to straws! We have a responsibility to our animals to keep them safe and healthy. By eliminating straws from our cafe we not only protect our animals we help the environment at the same time!"

    Freddie Wimpoles

    125 Fitzroy St, St Kilda, 3182, Melbourne VIC

    Supporter since 2017. Uses biodegradable straws.

    The Henry Austin

    29-31 Chesser St, Adelaide, 5000 SA

    Supporter since 2017. Doing things a touch differently- everything is structured around sustainability.

    Mountain Goat Beer

    80 North Street, Richmond , VIC

    Supporter since 2017. Don't- and never have- served straws in their bar.

    The Glass House

    Brooke Street Pier, Hobart, 7000

    Supporter since 2017. Use stainless steel straws in all drinks.

    The Merton Hotel

    38 Victoria Road, Rozelle, NSW, 2039

    Supporter since 2017. Use stainless steel straws in all drinks.

    Bar Liberty

    234 Johnston Street, Fitzroy, VIC, 3065

    Supporter since 2017. They say: "At Bar Liberty we have always believed in reducing waste. When we opened straws were the first to go as we saw them as not only wasteful but also not needed in our drinks. "

    Gurdy's

    349 King Street, Newtown, NSW, 2042

    Supporter since 2017. They do not give out plastic straws

    The Newtown Hotel

    174 King Street, Newtown, NSW, 2042

    Supporter since 2017. They only give out straws on request and will transition to a plastic alternative. They say: "We are committed to eliminating plastic straws from our venue and aim to make our customers think twice about unnecessary waste" 

    University of Woolongong UniBar

    Building 12, University of Woolongong, NSW, 2522

    Supporter since 2017. They say "We decided to remove plastic straws because they're unnecessary. Something that can have a life span of 2 secs and takes 200 years to break down sounds pretty ridiculous to us"

    Occy's Food & Brews

    Shop 12/34 Dunn Bay Road, Dunsborough, WA, 6281

    Supporter since 2017. They say "We decided to remove plastic straws because they're unnecessary. Something that can have a life span of 2 secs and takes 200 years to break down sounds pretty ridiculous to us"

    The SG

    32 York Street, Sydney, 2000

    Supporter since 2017. They say: "We've been thinking about it for ages and just thought F'it let's just do it."

    Preachers

    5 Knopwood St, Hobart, TAS

    Supporter since 2017. They took the Straw Free July challenge and have decided to continue not serving plastic straws

    Touche Hombre

    233 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, VIC

    Supporter since 2017. They took the Straw Free July challenge and have decided to continue not serving plastic straws

    Gilligan's

    57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns, 4870

    Supporter since 2017. They took the Straw Free July challenge and have decided to continue not serving plastic straws

    Shadowboxer Bar and Kitchen

    302 Toorak Road, South Yarra, VIC

    Supporter since 2017. They took the Straw Free July challenge and have decided to continue not serving plastic straws

    The Theater Royal Hobart

    29 Campbell Street, Hobart, 7000

    Supporter since 2017. They took the Straw Free July challenge and have decided to continue not serving plastic straws

    The Queensberry Hotel

    593 Swanston Street, Melbourne, VIC

    Supporter since 2017. They took the Straw Free July challenge and have decided to continue not serving plastic straws

    CK Coffee Bar and Wholefoods

    17 Brisbane Road, Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast, 4557

    Supporter since 2017.

    Harold Park Hotel

    70A Ross Street, Glebe, NSW, 2037

    Supporter since 2017. Took part in the Straw Free July challenge and decided to adopt the no straw policy permanently! They say: "Until Australia gets up to international standard with true biodegradable plastics we will have paper straws when requested, but drinks are now served as standard with no straw."
     

    Nightjar Festival

    Geelong and Torquay

    Supporter since 2017.
     

    Borruso's Pizza and Pasta

    1/59-65 Strathallen Avenue, Northbridge, NSW

    Supporter since 2017.
     

    Small Bar Erskine

    48 Erskine Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000

    Supporter since 2017.
     

    Small Bar Crows Nest

    85 Willoughby Road, Crows Nest, NSW, 2065

    Supporter since 2017.
     

    Small Bar Kirribilli

    1-3 Broughton Street, Kirribilli, NSW, 2000

    Supporter since 2017.