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.
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
Any change to collection days is notified prior to the date. Please check the ‘Latest News’ section on the home page of the website, or The Advocate newspaper.
What should NOT go in your waste bin
- Garden waste
- Lawn clippings
- Medical waste
What CAN or should NOT go in your recycling bin (please remove tops and rinse all containers):
Free Silage Wrap Collection
Free silage wrap collection available to farmers in Tasmania, provided by Envorinex. Click here for further details.