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 Surf Coast 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.

Lorne Transfer Station

Address: 370 Erskine Falls Road
Lorne VIC 3232
Items collected: Good quality used household items, excluding electrical items. Items are accepted at the sole discretion of the site attendant. Surf Coast Shire Council reserves the right to refuse to accept any item deemed inappropriate for re-use by the site attendant.

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: