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Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Mackay Regional Council area

Below are the kerbside recycling services provided by your local Council.

Kerbside Service

Co-mingled recycling|240L|Yellow

Fortnightly

All Residential Properties

Additional Info

Please wash all glass and plastic bottles and containers prior to placing them in Yellow Bins. Please collect your soft plastic items and place in REDCycle bins outside Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. Council hosts regular workshops on composting and worm farms. Please check out the "Composting and Worm Farms" page on Mackay Regional Council's website.


Accepted Materials

Glass Bottles and Jars

Aluminium Cans

Newspapers

Magazines

Office Paper

Envelopes Without a Window

Envelopes With a Window

Phone Books

Pizza Boxes (clean)

Egg Cartons

Cardboard

Steel Food Cans

Steel Paint Cans (empty)

Steel Aerosol Cans (empty)

Aluminium Aerosol Cans (empty)

Milk cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

Juice cartons (fresh, no foil lining)


Recycling Tips

Remove lids, rinse out containers (in dirty dish washing water) and place items loosely in the recycling bin.

Do not tie recyclables up in plastic bags, plastic bags cannot be recycled at the Materials Recovery Facility in Mackay.

If you are unsure about what can be recycled check the sticker on the lid of the recycling bin or call the Waste Hotline on 4968 4585.

Replacement Recycling Container

If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service Centre on 1300 622 529.

Kerbside Service

General Waste|120L|Red

Weekly

All Residential Properties


Accepted Materials

Recycling Tips

Remove lids, rinse out containers (in dirty dish washing water) and place items loosely in the recycling bin.

Do not tie recyclables up in plastic bags, plastic bags cannot be recycled at the Materials Recovery Facility in Mackay.

If you are unsure about what can be recycled check the sticker on the lid of the recycling bin or call the Waste Hotline on 4968 4585.

Replacement Recycling Container

If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service Centre on 1300 622 529.