Did you know over 3 billion takeaway cups and lids are wasted every year in Australia? There's a simple act you can do to your every day to reduce your waste and impact on the enviroment. The answer? BYO cup when you get your next caffeine hit. Here are a list of cafes who will give you a discount each time you say "no" to single use cups.

Parramatta

  • Adora Handmade Chocolates - Corner Charles and Union Streets, Parramatta 2150. Discount: $0.40.
  • Chambers Fine Coffee - 169 Macquarie Street, Parramatta 2150. Discount $0.30.
  • Darcy Street Project - City Centre Carpark Shop 4/71 George Street, Parramatta 2150. Discount: $0.50.
  • Esquire Cafe - 2/103 George Street, Parramatta 2150. Discount: $0.20.
  • Mulberry Tree Cafe - Shop 5/20 Macquarie Street, Parramatta 2150. Discount: $0.50.
  • Red Mango Cafe - 5/186 Church Street, Parramatta 2150. Discount: $0.30. 
  • The Grounds Keeper Cafe - Parramatta Park George Street, Parramatta 2150. Discount $0.50.
  • Valentine Ave Cafe - 20 Wentworth Street, Parramatta 2150. Discount: $0.20

Darcy Street Project. Image: Carla Dibbs

Rydalmere

  • Big Tree House - 88 Calder Road, Rydalmere 2116. Discount: Double stamp on loyalty card
  • Cocoa Rush Chocolates Shop - 267 Victoria Road, Rydalmere 2116. Discount: $0.50.

 

Telopea

  • Courtyard Dining & Espresso - 3A Telopea Street, Telopea 2117. Discount: $0.50.

 

Oatlands

  • The Bells Road Social - 1 Bells Road, Oatlands 2117. Discount: $0.30.
Cocoa Rush in Rydalmere

Cocoa Rush. Image: Carla Dibbs

Dundas Valley

  • The Container Cafe - Shop 3/28 Yates Avenue, Dundas Valley 2117. Discount: $0.10.

 

North Rocks

  • Pronto Rocks Cafe - North Rocks Shopping Centre, 328 North Rocks Road, North Rocks 2151. Discount: $0.20.