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Waste management facilities

Council has three waste management facilities: Surf Beach Waste Management Facility, Brou Waste Management Facility and Moruya Transfer Station.

All three facilities accept solid waste. Fees apply at all sites, and limits apply at Moruya Transfer Station.

Council's waste management facilities will accept, free of charge:

  • separated steel (including whitegoods), metals
  • vehicle batteries, household batteries
  • expanded polystyrene
  • empty clean chemical drums (drumMuster)
  • domestic quantities of co-mingled recycling (paper, cardboard, plastic containers, bottles, cans etc,)
  • cooking oil, motor oil and empty motor oil containers
  • mobile phones
  • fluorescent light globes/tubes
  • TVs and computers.

Surf Beach Waste Management Facility also accepts problem waste at the Community Recycling Centre, free of charge.

Operating hours

Surf Beach Waste Management Facility

Where: Off George Bass Drive at the roundabout at the Surf Beach bypass.

Phone: 4471 2462

Operating hours:

  • Monday to Friday: 7am to 4.45pm
  • Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 8am to 3.45pm
  • Closed: Christmas Day, New Years Day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday
  • EFTPOS preferred

Surf Beach Community Recycling Centre

Where: on site at the Surf Beach Waste Management Facility.

Operating hours for the Community Recycling Centre are:

  • Monday to Friday: 7am to 4.45pm
  • Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 8am to 3.45pm
  • Closed: Christmas Day, New Years Day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday.

You can drop-off your household problem wastes (household quantities - 20kg or 20L only) for free at our community recycling centre.

We will accept:

  • paint
  • gas bottles
  • fire extinguishers
  • fluoro globes and tubes
  • household batteries and car batteries
  • smoke detectors
  • motor oils and other oils.

Buy-Back Centre

Where: Located at the Surf Beach Waste Management Facility.

  • Temporarily closed to the public.
  • Outside of this temporary closure, normal operating hours are:
    • Thursday, Friday and Monday: 8.30am to 4.30pm
    • Saturday and Sunday: 8.30am to 3.30pm
    • Closed: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and public holidays.

Moruya Waste Management Facility - Transfer Station

Where: Off Yarragee Road, Moruya.

Phone: 4474 5924

Operating hours:

  • Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 8am to 3.45pm
  • Closed: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Christmas Day, New Years Day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday
  • EFTPOS preferred

Domestic loads only. Loads in excess of 2m3 will not be accepted and will be diverted to the other sites.

Brou Waste Management Facility

Where: North of Dalmeny, off the Princes Highway on Brou Lake Road.

Phone: 4476 8310

Operating hours:

  • Monday to Friday: 7am to 4.45pm
  • Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 8am to 3.45pm
  • Closed: Christmas Day, New Years Day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday
  • EFTPOS preferred

Contact us

If you need more information about any of our waste management facilities, please contact Waste Services on: