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Christmas period waste collections


With the need for extra recycling over the holiday period, we will be providing a weekly collection service for yellow recycling bins from Monday 23 December 2019 through to Friday 3 January 2020. Simply put your yellow bin out on your regular collection day. Domestic garbage collections will continue as normal (collections commences at 4am on Christmas Day).

For missed garbage bin pick-ups, call JR Richards on 1300 787 223 (closed on weekends and public holidays). Waste management facilities at Port Macquarie and Comboyne will be closed on Christmas Day only. Wauchope, and Kew will be closed on Christmas Day  and Good Friday. Cairncross is closed Sunday all year round, Good Friday and Christmas Day.

Bulky Kerbside Pick-Up Collections

Kerbside pickups are on a pay as you go system. The last collection for 2019 will be Monday 16 December. There will be no kerbside pick-ups between Tuesday 17 December 2019  and Friday 10 January 2020. Kerbside bookings will recommence Monday 6 January for pick-up the week commencing Monday 13 January 2020.

This page was last updated on: 27 November 2019