Reuse Centres are generally either community-based not-for-profit organsiations or 'tip shops'.  They are great places too look for just about anything, including materials used in arts, crafts, home renovations and education.  Some reuse centres also run educational workshops.

Re-use Centres in the City of Canada Bay Council area

Don't send your usable unwanted household items to the tip - drop them off at a Re-use Centre in your local area. Make your waste become someone else's treasure!

Re-use centres in your area.

The Bower Reuse and Repair Centre Co-operative

Address: 142 Addison Road
Marrickville NSW 2204
Phone: 02 9568 6280
Items collected: Acceptable items: reusable household and light commercial goods including furniture, fridges, building materials, tools, hardware, desks, electrical appliances and lots of similar stuff. For more information contact the Bower to check on acceptable items.

Reverse Garbage

Address: 152 Addison Road
Marrickville NSW 2204
Phone: 02 9569 3132
Items collected: Acceptable items: re-usable household and commercial quantities of plastic and foam, paper and cardboard, building materials, computer parts, containers, display materials, fabrics, knick-knacks, haberdashery, leather, metals and office furniture. For more information or to arrange free pick up call Reverse Garbage on 9569 3132

Outside your Local Government Area

The following organisations may not have come up in the search results for your local area, but may still be in a relatively convenient location for you: