Recycling Near You - Drop off recycling facilities for Garden Cuttings in the City of West Torrens Council area

Garden Cuttings

A large amount of waste that goes to landfill is garden cuttings. This represents a wasted resource. In landfill, garden cuttings break down and release methane, a potent greenhouse gas, while producing liquid waste known as leachate that can impact on the environment.

Drop-off Recycling of Garden Cuttings

Adelaide Waste and Recycling Centre

Address: 181 Morphet Road
North Plympton, SA
-34.9940490 138.5401040

Phone: 8295 5790
Website

The following items are accepted:

  • Grass Clippings
  • Small Branches
  • Twigs
  • Garden Prunings
  • Weeds
  • Leaves
  • Flowers
  • Small Timber Offcuts
  • Untreated Timber

Opening hours:

Operating hours: Monday to Friday 7am – 5pm. Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays 8am-4pm CLOSED Christmas and New Years day

Fees and charges:

May apply

Metro Waste

Address: 19 Murray Street
Thebarton, SA
-34.9129630 138.5687990

Phone: (08) 8443 8827
Website

The following items are accepted:

  • Grass Clippings
  • Small Branches
  • Twigs
  • Garden Prunings
  • Weeds
  • Leaves
  • Untreated Timber

Opening hours:

OPEN: Mon - Fr: 8am till 5pm Sat: 8am till 4pm Sun: 9am till 4pm Public Holidays: 9am till 4pm

Fees and charges:

May apply

Drop off locations for Garden Cuttings

10 drop off businesses match on Garden Cuttings within approx 60km of West Torrens SA

Click the link for business details and map

Business Name Address Suburb State Postcode Lon Lat Distance (Km) Approved Provider
OZ Mini Bins /business/12811 10 Donegal Rd Lonsdale, SA, 5160 138.49356651306152 -35.11860976443298 Lonsdale SA 5160 138.49356651306152 -35.11860976443298
City of Salisbury Waste Transfer Station /business/15182 61 Research Road Pooraka, SA, 5095 138.6345520 -34.8166560 Pooraka SA 5095 138.6345520 -34.8166560
Strathalbyn Waste and Recycling Depot /business/15931 Forrest Road Strathalbyn, SA, 5255 138.9064606 -35.2672544 Strathalbyn SA 5255 138.9064606 -35.2672544
Yankalilla Waste and Recycling Depot /business/15932 Lot 2, Victor Harbour Road Yankalilla, SA, 5203 138.3564860 -35.4659910 Yankalilla SA 5203 138.3564860 -35.4659910
Lynton Green Organics Waste Transfer Station /business/16095 Beagle Terrace Lynton, SA, 5062 138.6054067 -34.9961536 Lynton SA 5062 138.6054067 -34.9961536
Integrated Waste Services /business/16319 Lot 254 Cnr Hines and Wingfield Roads Wingfield, SA, 5013 138.5502994 -34.8365330 Wingfield SA 5013 138.5502994 -34.8365330
S.A. Waste Management Pty Ltd /business/16745 42 Musgrave Ave Welland, SA, 5007 138.5582040 -34.9104970 Welland SA 5007 138.5582040 -34.9104970
S.A. Waste Management Pty Ltd /business/16746 10 Donegal Rd Lonsdale, SA, 5160 138.4925160 -35.1187100 Lonsdale SA 5160 138.4925160 -35.1187100
Skip Bins Adelaide - Green Bins /business/18165 Lot 5, Hatcher court Burton, SA, 5110 138.5883980 -34.7351020 Burton SA 5110 138.5883980 -34.7351020
Fleurieu Regional Waste Authority - Waste and Recycling Depot Goolwa /business/22917 1226 Port Elliot Road Goolwa, SA, 5214 138.7546732 -35.5066684 Goolwa SA 5214 138.7546732 -35.5066684
OZ Mini Bins /business/12811 10 Donegal Rd Lonsdale, SA, 5160 138.49356651306152 -35.11860976443298 Lonsdale SA 5160 138.49356651306152 -35.11860976443298

Pick up locations for Garden Cuttings

9 pick up businesses match your query on Garden Cuttings

Click the link for business details

Business Name Details Picks up Fees Approved Provider
Cleanaway Please contact Cleanaway on 13 13 39 to enquire about p... SA May apply
S.A. Waste Management Pty Ltd Click Business Name for details SA May apply
BiobiN Technologies The pick service is either structured for on call when ... SA May apply
Worms Downunder On-site systems available for purchase or lease. Nationally May apply
REMONDIS Australia Pty Ltd REMONDIS collects recycling and waste streams in bins r... Nationally May apply
S.A. Waste Management Pty Ltd Click Business Name for details SA May apply
1800-GOT-JUNK? (Australia) Pty Ltd. We cover the following suburbs: Adelaide area Edwards... SA (Metro Area Only) May apply
A Rescue Bin Hire Click Business Name for details Nationally (Metro Area Only) May apply
Skip Bins Adelaide - Green Bins Click Business Name for details SA May apply

What are Garden Cuttings?

Garden cuttings include leaves, grass clippings, branches, hay, flowers, sawdust, woodchips and bark.

Environmental Benefits

Composting garden cuttings at home, or using council collection services can:

  • reduce greenhouse gas emissions from landfill
  • reduce leachate production in landfills

The use of compost in gardening, landscaping, horticulture and agriculture can:

  • reduce the amount of watering required
  • reduce the amount of synthetic fertilisers needed
  • improve the structure, fertility and health of soils
  • help to repair soils suffering from poor management

More Information

See Planet Ark's Reusing and Recycling Garden Cuttings Factsheet (download from Resources below) for further information about what you can do.

Visit the resource centre to find out more about home composting and worm farming.