The City of Fremantle passed a local law this month, that will prohibit the release of balloons.
This local law effectively reinforces the fact that letting balloons escape into the environment is effectively littering and will attract a fine. The local law will now go to the WA parliament for final approval.
Balloons that are released are very harmful to our wildlife, marine life and our ecosystem.
Here’s a conversation I had with Jenni Seaton on Curtin Radio about it: