Kerbside garden and/or food services in the Alexandrina Council area
Below is a list of Kerbside garden and/or food services provided by your council
Kerbside Green Organic Service
240L Bin with the Green Lid
All Residential Properties
All Food Scraps (including meat)
Small branches under 15cm in diameter and 60cm in length.
If it GROWS in IT GOES! All food scraps including meat, bone, bread, baked goods and dairy are accepted in the kerbside green organics bin.
Wrap lightly in newspaper or a COMPOSTABLE bag available from Alexandrina Council and FRWA.
Materials Not Accepted
Plastic Bags/Bin Liners
Rocks, Bricks, Dirt, Soil or Sand
Painted, Stained or Chemically Treated Timber
Large Tree Trunks
Pot plant containers
Vacuum cleaner dust
Please do not use plastic bags to contain your green organics waste.
Compostable bags (made of corm starch) are available from Alexandrina Council offices and FRWA Waste and Recycling Depots Goolwa and Strathalbyn - food scraps (including meat, bone, bread/baked goods, dairy, vegetable and fruit peel can be contained in compostable bags and disposed of in the green organics bins.
Organic Recycling Tips
Place small twigs in the bottom of the bin before adding lawnclippings to allow the bin to empty freely & cleanly.
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