Recycling Near You - Drop off recycling facilities for Garden Cuttings in the Litchfield Council area
Garden Cuttings Recycling Hotline

A large amount of waste that goes to landfill is garden cuttings. This represents a wasted resource. In landfill, garden cuttings break down and release methane, a potent greenhouse gas, while producing liquid waste known as leachate that can impact on the environment.

Drop-off Recycling of Garden Cuttings

Berry Springs Waste Transfer Station

Address: Cox Peninsula Rd
Berry Springs, 0838, NT

The following items are accepted:

  • Grass Clippings
  • Small Branches
  • Twigs
  • Garden Prunings

Opening hours:

Mon - Sun 7am to 6pm

Fees and charges:

Do not apply

Howard Springs Waste Transfer Station

Address: Howard Springs Road
Howard Springs, 0835, NT

Phone: 08 8983 0651

The following items are accepted:

  • Grass Clippings
  • Small Branches
  • Twigs
  • Garden Prunings

Opening hours:

Mon - Sun 7am to 6pm

Fees and charges:

Do not apply

Humpty Doo Waste Transfer Station

Address: Spencely Road
Humpty Doo, 0835, NT

Phone: 08 8983 0652

The following items are accepted:

  • Grass Clippings
  • Small Branches
  • Twigs
  • Garden Prunings
  • Leaves

Opening hours:

Mon - Sun 7am to 6pm

Fees and charges:

May apply

Drop off locations for Garden Cuttings

1 drop off business matches on Garden Cuttings within approx 60km of Litchfield NT

Click the link for business details and map

Business Name Address Suburb State Postcode Lon Lat Distance (Km) Approved Provider
Environmental Recyclers NT /business/16709 PO Box 38642 Winnellie, NT, 0821 130.8647887 -12.4268262 Winnellie NT 0821 130.8647887 -12.4268262
Environmental Recyclers NT /business/16709 PO Box 38642 Winnellie, NT, 0821 130.8647887 -12.4268262 Winnellie NT 0821 130.8647887 -12.4268262

Pick up locations for Garden Cuttings

6 pick up businesses match your query on Garden Cuttings

Click the link for business details

Business Name Details Picks up Fees Approved Provider
Cleanaway Please contact Cleanaway on 13 13 39 to enquire about p... NT May apply
BiobiN Technologies The pick service is either structured for on call when ... NT May apply
Worms Downunder On-site systems available for purchase or lease. Nationally May apply
REMONDIS Australia Pty Ltd REMONDIS collects recycling and waste streams in bins r... Nationally May apply
Environmental Recyclers NT Click Business Name for details NT May apply
A Rescue Bin Hire Click Business Name for details Nationally (Metro Area Only) May apply

What are Garden Cuttings?

Garden cuttings include leaves, grass clippings, branches, hay, flowers, sawdust, woodchips and bark.

Environmental Benefits

Composting garden cuttings at home, or using council collection services can:

  • reduce greenhouse gas emissions from landfill
  • reduce leachate production in landfills

The use of compost in gardening, landscaping, horticulture and agriculture can:

  • reduce the amount of watering required
  • reduce the amount of synthetic fertilisers needed
  • improve the structure, fertility and health of soils
  • help to repair soils suffering from poor management

More Information

See Planet Ark's Reusing and Recycling Garden Cuttings Factsheet (download from Resources below) for further information about what you can do.

Visit the resource centre to find out more about home composting and worm farming.