Each residence is provided with one 140 litre red lid garbage bin emptied weekly. Additional bins are available (extra charge applies), see the Residential Bins section for more information.
- only Council issued bins will be emptied
- excess garbage in bags or cartons will not be collected
- bins overflowing, weighing greater than 70kg and/or containing unacceptable material will not be emptied.
Council will Collect:
Small broken household items such as china and glassware
Plastic bags, garbage bags and non-recyclable plastic and food packaging.
Council will NOT collect:
Batteries - drop household batteries into the Problem Waste Recycling Stations or Community Recycling Centre
Garden waste - place in your green lid garden organics bin
Recyclable packaging - place in your yellow lid recycling bin