Staff at Australian Outdoor Living offices around the country banded together this week to participate in Clean Up Australia Day. Employees from Australian Outdoor Living picked up rubbish in the suburbs around their offices, with most taking time out of their lunch break to do so. National Marketing Manager Alex McConville said it was inspiring to watch his team brave the 38 degree heat for a good cause. \u201cIt was great to see everyone roll up their sleeves and get to work,\u201d he said. \u201cIt was obviously pretty warm in Adelaide that day, but that didn\u2019t stop them from putting on the gloves and grabbing a bag.\u201d Queensland Office Manager Michelle Arthur said her team was more than happy to get out of the office and do their bit. \u201cWe were even lucky enough to have the CEO, Chris Taylor in our branch \u2013 he came along to assist and to ensure we all stayed safe,\u201d she said. Australian Outdoor Living CEO Chris Taylor (centre) with staff from the company's QLD branch. Mr McConville said he and his team felt obligated to do their part to help clean up the country. \u201cI think everyone needs to chip in a bit, we\u2019ve only got one planet and it\u2019s our duty to keep it clean,\u201d he said. According to Clean Up Australia, Australia has picked up an estimated 350,000 ute loads of rubbish since the event\u2019s inception 29 years ago. 2019 is set to be the biggest year yet for Clean Up Australia, with more volunteers signing up than ever before. WA office staff braved the heat to help clean up Australia. Read here to see Australian Outdoor Living celebrate Harmony Day. Australian Outdoor Living is passionate about helping people love their life outdoors. We offer a range of products, including: Outdoor blindsArtificial grassRoller shuttersConcrete and fibreglass swimming poolsCarportsTimber deckingPergolas, verandah and patios Have you been thinking about renovating your home? Fill out the free measure and quote form at the top of this article and a member of our dedicated sales team will be in touch.