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Council's Waste Services conducts a range of projects throughout the year to support the objectives of waste minimisation - to avoid, reduce, reuse and recycle. You can explore these projects and get involved by participating in them.

Information about recycling at work

Recycling at work

You can download our guide for helpful office recycling tips, and drop-off points and contacts for commercial recycling.

Business Recycling Guide (675 KB)

Information about Clean Up Australia Day

Clean Up Australia Day

Council proudly supports Clean Up Australia Day each year in March. You can get involved in helping your community by joining an existing site or organising a clean up site of your own.

Clean Up Australia Day

Link to Garage Sale Trail website

Garage Sale Trail

Garage Sale Trail is a weekend-long festival of garage sales across Australia held in October, and encourages reusing, recycling and community spirit. You can register your own garage sale.

Garage Sale Trail website

Visit Planet Ark's website to find out about National Recycling Week

National Recycling Week

National Recycling Week is held in November each year. There are plenty of ways you can get involved, whether it's hosting a swap party for friends or setting up a new workplace recycling system.

National Recycling Week on Planet Ark's website

Home composting and worm farming workshops

Home composting and worm farming workshops

Council holds free home composting and worm farming workshops each year to give you practical tips to start or improve your composting or worm farm at home. You can also read information about what to compost, how and why.

Home composting and worm farming workshops