Recycling Near You - Kerbside garden and/or food Services in the City of Holdfast Bay area
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Kerbside garden and/or food services in the City of Holdfast Bay area

Below is a list of Kerbside garden and/or food services provided by your council

Kerbside Organic Service

Recycling Container:

240L Bin with the Green Lid

Collection Frequency:

Fortnightly

Available to:

All Residential Properties

Materials Collected:

  • Grass Clippings
  • Small Branches
  • Twigs
  • Garden Prunings
  • Weeds
  • Leaves
  • Flowers
  • Fruit Scraps
  • Vegetable Scraps
  • All Food Scraps (including meat)
  • Paper and Cardboard
  • Untreated Timber
  • Small Timber Offcuts
  • dirty paper towel
  • dirty tissues
  • pet droppings
  • Hair
  • 100% compostable nappies
  • compostable packaging and containers
  • vacuum cleaner dust
  • cool wood ash
  • bones
  • bread
  • chilli
  • citrus
  • coffee grounds
  • grease (small amounts)
  • bamboo
  • small branches

Organic bin

Recycling Container:

240L Bin with the Lime Green Lid

Collection Frequency:

Fortnightly

Available to:

All Residential Properties

Materials Collected:

  • Grass Clippings
  • Small Branches
  • Twigs
  • Garden Prunings
  • Weeds
  • Leaves
  • Flowers
  • Fruit Scraps
  • Vegetable Scraps
  • All Food Scraps (including meat)
  • Paper and Cardboard
  • Untreated Timber
  • Small Timber Offcuts
  • Dog or Other Pet Poo (loose or in compostable bag)
  • Paper Based Kitty Litter

Organic bin

Recycling Container:

240L Bin with the Green Lid

Collection Frequency:

Fortnightly

Available to:

All Residential Properties

Materials Collected:

  • Grass Clippings
  • Small Branches
  • Twigs
  • Garden Prunings
  • Weeds
  • Leaves
  • Flowers
  • Fruit Scraps
  • Vegetable Scraps
  • All Food Scraps (including meat)
  • Paper and Cardboard
  • Untreated Timber
  • Small Timber Offcuts
  • Pet poo (loose or in compostable bag)
  • Paper based kitty litter

Other information

The following Items are NOT collected in your Kerbside garden and/or food services:

  • Household Garbage
  • Plastic Bags/Bin Liners
  • Building Rubble/Materials
  • Garden Equipment
  • Tree Stumps
  • Rocks, Bricks, Dirt, Soil or Sand
  • Painted, Stained or Chemically Treated Timber
  • Large Tree Trunks
  • Pot plant containers
  • Metal/Plastics

Replacement Recycling Container

If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact City of Holdfast Bay - Waster Administration Officer phone 8229 9999.