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 Southern Grampians Shire 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.

Hamilton Recycle Centre

Address: Elijah Street, Hamilton adjacent to the Hamilton Landfill
Phone: 0422 117 505 or contact Council on 5573 0256
Items collected: Opening hours are: Monday to Friday 12.00pm – 4.00pm Saturday and Sunday 10.00am – 4.00pm Residents can bring any items suitable for re-use to the new centre, instead of paying for them to be disposed in the landfill. Items will then be available for sale and will include furniture, tools, building materials and anything that can be given a second life.

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: