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 Darebin City 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.

Darebin Resource Recovery Centre

Address: Kurnai Avenue
Reservoir VIC 3073
Website
Items collected: Mon to Sun 8:30am - 3:30pm (03) 9460 7241

Customer Service Recycling Stations

Address: Northland Shopping Centre; Gower Street, Preston; Edwardes Street, Reservoir; Separation Street, Northcote
VIC
Phone: (03) 8470 8888
Email
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Items collected: Ring Pulls Corks Mobile Phones & Accesories Household Batteries CDs/DVDs/Videos X-rays Fluoro Tubes Cameras Light Globes

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: