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 Warrnambool 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.


Address: 207 Koroit St
Baptist Church
Warrnambool VIC 3280
Phone: 55611066
Items collected: SWAP IT operates on a token system and is a great place to exchange children's clothing or nursery items. SWAP IT is open on THURSDAYS 9.15am-12pm (except shcool holidays and first Thursday of each term)

Warrnambool Op Shops

Address: 7 Op Shops in Warrnambool's CBD
Items collected: Lifeline - 719 Raglan Pde Vinnies - 180 Fairy St RSPCA - 120 Fairy St Salvos - 197 Lava St Oz Child - Lava St Foster Care - 213 Koroit St Red Cross - 158 Koroit St Op Shop - McMeekin Rd (industrial estate) Collect most re-use items that are in good condition. Lifeline, Vinnies & Salvos also collect furniture in good condition.

Mailor's Flat Demolition & Antiques

Address: 814 Caramut Road
Mailors Flat VIC 3275
Phone: 5565 9444
Items collected: Will purchase discretionary items - demolition materials and antiques.

Long Gone Antiques & Collectables

Address: 115 Fairy Street
Warrnambool VIC 3280
Phone: 5561 1943

Swizzy's Emporium

Address: Ozone carpark
Warrnambool VIC 3280

Totally Barking Vintage

Address: 180 Liebig Street
Warrnambool VIC 3280
Phone: 5562 2050

Fletcher Jones Markets

Address: Flaxman St
Warrnambool VIC 3280
Items collected: Retro and vintage items arts and crafts. All available in the beautiful surrounds of the Fletcher Jones' Gardens. Bring a picnic and browse through all the stalls on offer.

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: