Recycling Near You - Kerbside garden and/or food Services in the Whitehorse City Council area
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Kerbside garden and/or food services in the Whitehorse City Council area

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

Hard Waste and Bundled Branch Collection

Recycling Container:

Collected in bundles from the street

Collection Frequency:

Twice a Year

Available to:


Materials Collected:

  • Garden Prunings
  • Branches tied in bundles no more than 1.5m in length. Tree roots are acceptable

Kerbside Organic Service ( user pays)

Recycling Container:

240L Bin

Collection Frequency:


Available to:

All Residential Properties

Materials Collected:

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

Other information

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

Organic Recycling Tips

A great way of reducing the amount of household waste taken to landfill is to compost kitchen scraps and garden rubbish. It's easy and fantastic for your garden. Tiny organisms, insects and worms turn your waste into rich compost that's ideal for growing plants.

Replacement Recycling Container

If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Whitehorse City Council's Customer Service Centre phone 03 9262 6333.