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 Leichhardt 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.

Reverse Garbage

Address: 142 Addison Road
Hut 8
Marrickville NSW 2204
Phone: 02 9569 3132
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Items collected: Reverse Garbage accepts and pick up industrial, domestic and commercial discards, making them cheaply available to the community and reducing the amount of waste going to landfill.

The Bower Reuse and Referral Service

Address: 142 Addison Road
Addison Road Centre, Building 34
Marrickville NSW 2204
Phone: 02 9568 6280
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Items collected: Collects and resells household goods, items such as furniture, bric-a-brac and building materials. Leichhardt Council funds The Bower Referral Service. Residents can phone 02 9568 6280 for information on enterprises that may be interested in reusing/recycling unwanted household goods eg furniture, computers, mattresses, whitegoods.

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: