Recycling Near You - Drop off recycling facilities for electronic items in the Cairns Regional Council area

Ewaste Dropoff

Drop off recycling facilities for electronic items in the Cairns Regional Council area

Below is a list of recycling facilities/centres where you can drop off electronic items for recycling.


Babinda Library

24 Munro Street

Babinda, 4861, QLD

4044 3044

wasteservices@cairns.qld.gov.au

Website

Accepted Materials

Batteries - Single Use

Other Materials
Batteries - Rechargeable
  • AA, AAA, C, D and all other common household battery types
  • Removable battery packs from power tools, mobile phones and laptops
  • For domestic quantities <5kgs

    9:00am to 12:30pm & 1:30pm to 5:00pm Monday to Friday 9:00am to 12:00 noon Saturday


    Babinda Transfer Station

    Lot 1 Kruckow Road,

    Babinda, 4861, QLD

    (07) 4044 3044

    wasteservices@cairns.qld.gov.au

    Website

    Accepted Materials

    Mobile Phones

    Batteries - Single Use

    Batteries - Rechargeable

    Smoke Alarms

    Other Materials
    Mobile phones and accessories can be taken to Babinda Transfer Station for free as a part of the MobileMuster mobile phone product stewardship program.
  • Refer to our website for a comprehensive list of acceptable items.
  • 8:30am - 4:45pm Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (closed Christmas Day)


    City Library

    151 Abbott Street

    CAIRNS, 4870, QLD

    07 4044 3044

    wasteservices@cairns.qld.gov.au

    Website

    Accepted Materials

    Batteries - Single Use

    Batteries - Rechargeable

    Other Materials
    AA, AAA, C, D and all other common household battery types
  • Removable battery packs from power tools, mobile phones and laptops
  • For domestic quantities <5kg

    10:00am to 6:00pm Monday to Friday 9:00am to 12 noon Saturday and Sunday


    Council Chambers

    119-145 Spence Street

    CAIRNS, 4870, QLD

    07 4044 3044

    wasteservices@cairns.qld.gov.au

    Website

    Accepted Materials

    Batteries - Single Use

    Other Materials
    Batteries - Rechargeable
  • AA, AAA, C, D and all other common household battery types
  • Removable battery packs from power tools, mobile phones and laptops
  • For domestic quantities <5kg

    8:00am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday


    Earlville Library

    Shop 128 Stockland Earlville Shopping Centre

    EARLVILLE, 4870, QLD

    074044 3044

    wasteservices@cairns.qld.gov.au

    Website

    Accepted Materials

    Batteries - Single Use

    Other Materials
    Batteries - Rechargeable
  • AA, AAA, C, D and all other common household battery types
  • Removable battery packs from power tools, mobile phones and laptops
  • For domestic quantities <5kg

    10:00am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday 9:00am to 12noon Saturday


    Edmonton Library via Hambledon House

    177 Bruce Highway

    Edmonton, 4869, QLD

    4044 3044

    wasteservices@cairns.qld.gov.au

    Website

    Accepted Materials

    Batteries - Single Use

    Other Materials
    Batteries - Rechargeable
  • AA, AAA, C, D and all other common household battery types
  • Removable battery packs from power tools, mobile phones and laptops
  • For domestic quantities <5kg


    Gordonvale Transfer Station

    70523R Bruce Highway,

    Gordonvale, 4865, QLD

    (07) 4044 3044

    wasteservices@cairns.qld.gov.au

    Website

    Accepted Materials

    Mobile Phones

    Batteries - Single Use

    Batteries - Rechargeable

    Smoke Alarms

    Other Materials
    Mobile phones and accessories can be taken to Gordonvale Transfer Station for free as a part of the MobileMuster mobile phone product stewardship program.
  • Refer to our website for a comprehensive list of acceptable items.
  • 8:30am - 5:15pm seven days (closed Christmas Day)


    Manunda Library

    Raintrees Shopping Centre

    MANUNDA, 4870, QLD

    07 4044 3044

    wasteservices@cairns.qld.gov.au

    Website

    Accepted Materials

    Batteries - Single Use

    Other Materials
    Batteries - Rechargeable
  • AA, AAA, C, D and all other common household battery types
  • Removable battery packs from power tools, mobile phones and laptops
  • For domestic quantities <5kg

    10:00am to 6:00pm Monday to Friday 9:00am to 12 noon Saturday


    Portsmith Transfer Station

    37-51 Lyons Street,

    Portsmith, 4870, QLD

    07 4044 3044

    wasteservices@cairns.qld.gov.au

    Website

    Accepted Materials

    Computers & Accessories

    Mobile Phones

    Televisions

    Batteries - Single Use

    Batteries - Rechargeable

    Smoke Alarms

    Televisions, computers & accessories can be taken to Portsmith Transfer Station for free as part of the National Computer and Television Recycling Scheme. Mobile phones and accessories can be taken to Portsmith Transfer Station for free as a part of the MobileMuster mobile phone product stewardship program. Refer to our website for a comprehensive list of acceptable items.

    8:30am - 5:15pm seven days (closed Christmas Day)


    Smithfield Library

    70 Cheviot Street

    SMITHFIELD, 4878, QLD

    07 4044 3044

    wasteservices@cairns.qld.gov.au

    Website

    Accepted Materials

    Batteries - Single Use

    Other Materials
    Batteries - Rechargeable
  • AA, AAA, C, D and all other common household battery types
  • Removable battery packs from power tools, mobile phones and laptops
  • For domestic quantities <5kg

    10:00am to 6:00pm Monday to Friday 9:00am to 12 noon Saturday


    Smithfield Transfer Station

    Lot 1 Dunne Road,

    Smithfield, 4870, QLD

    07 4044 3044

    wasteservices@cairns.qld.gov.au

    Website

    Accepted Materials

    Computers & Accessories

    Mobile Phones

    Televisions

    Batteries - Single Use

    Batteries - Rechargeable

    Smoke Alarms

    Televisions, Computers & Accessories can be taken to Smithfield Transfer Station for free as part of the National Computer and Television Recycling Scheme. Mobile phones and accessories can be taken to Smithfield Transfer Station for free as a part of the MobileMuster mobile phone product stewardship program. Refer to our website for a comprehensive list of acceptable items.

    7:00am - 5:15pm Monday to Saturday / 9:00am - 5:15pm Sunday (closed Christmas Day)


    Stratford Library

    11 Kamerunga Rd

    STRATFORD, 4870, QLD

    07 4044 3044

    wasteservcies@cairns.qld.gov.au

    Website

    Accepted Materials

    Batteries - Single Use

    Other Materials
    Batteries - Rechargeable
  • AA, AAA, C, D and all other common household battery types
  • Removable battery packs from power tools, mobile phones and laptops
  • For domestic quantities <5kgs

    10:00am - 6:00pm Monday to Friday 9:00am to 12 noon Saturday