Planet Ark Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Coffs Harbour City Council area


Kerbside garden and/or food services in the Coffs Harbour City Council area

Below is a list of Kerbside garden and/or food services provided by your council

Kerbside Organic Service

240L Bin with the Green Lid


All Residential Properties

Accepted Materials

Grass Clippings

Small Branches


Garden Prunings




Fruit Scraps

Vegetable Scraps

All Food Scraps (including meat)

Untreated Timber

Small Timber Offcuts

Additional Materials
  • Palm Fronds
  • Newspaper for wrapping food scraps
  • Soiled paper such as paper towel, tissues, newspaper

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Household Garbage

    Plastic Bags/Bin Liners

    Tree Stumps

    Rocks, Bricks, Dirt, Soil or Sand

    Painted, Stained or Chemically Treated Timber


  • Greenwaste weighing over 60 kilos.
  • Bags - plastic, compostable or biodegradable
  • Soil and rocks
  • Large or thick branches, logs (as a general guide, anything thicker than your arm does not belong in your green bin)
  • Treated timber
  • Timber furniture or toys
  • Plastic of any kind
  • Nappies

  • Organic Recycling Tips

    Place twigs on the bottom of your bin to prevent grass clippings from sticking. Do not overfill your bin, cut prunings to fit neatly within the bin.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Coffs Coast Waste Services phone 1800 265 495.