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Refuse and Recycling Collection

Weekly Refuse and Fortnightly Recyclables Collection is between 6.00am and 4.00pm

Sulphur Creek, Heybridge and Turners Beach – Monday

East Ulverstone – Tuesday

Ulverstone, Gawler, Forth and Leith – Wednesday

West Ulverstone – Thursday (except East of Queen Street – Wednesday)

Penguin – Friday (except South of the South Road overpass – Monday)

Note – Collections that would normally occur on Good Friday will be undertaken on the preceding Thursday.

Wheelie Bins – The Council provides a 120 litre waste wheelie bin and a 240 litre recycling wheelie bin to each residence. These are the property of the Council and must not be removed from the property.

 2019 Kerbside Recycling Collection Days Calendar

For more information contact the Infrastructure Services Department on tel. 03 6429 8900.

Collections on Public Holidays

Refuse and recyclables collections are not undertaken on the following Public Holidays:

  • Good Friday;
  • Anzac Day; or
  • Christmas Day

Any change to collection days is notified prior to the date. Please check the ‘Latest News’ section on the home page of the website, The Advocate newspaper or the Council’s Facebook page.

If you have any questions, contact the Council on 03 6429 8900 or email [email protected]

Refuse Collection

What should NOT go in your waste bin

  • Garden waste
  • Lawn clippings
  • Soil
  • Concrete
  • Medical waste

Recycling Collection

What CAN or should NOT go in your recycling bin (please remove tops and rinse all containers):

Rethink Waste Tasmania – Kerside Recycling Dos and Dont’s

+ Rethink Waste Tasmania Website

A-Z guide to recycling and waste

Fact Sheet – Where does my recycling go?

Watch a video about local recycling

Food Organics and Garden Organics (FOGO)

The Central Coast Council will be introducing a fortnightly Food Organics and Garden Organics (FOGO) kerbside collection service for all current domestic waste and recycling kerbside collection residents in October 2019.

FOGO will allow you to recycle your food and garden waste in a Council-supplied FOGO bin.

Download the fact sheet and watch the video below to learn how FOGO will work and what it means for you:

FOGO Factsheet

Free Silage Wrap Collection

Free silage wrap collection available to farmers in Tasmania, provided by Envorinex. Click here for further details.