Planet Ark Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area


Kerbside garden and/or food services in the Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area

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

Kerbside Green Organics 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)

Paper and Cardboard

Untreated Timber

Small Timber Offcuts

Additional Materials
  • All food scraps can be placed into the green bin for collection, including meat and bones.
  • These can be put into Council supplied compostable cornstarch bags or wrapped in newspaper to prevent mess and odours.

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Household Garbage

    Plastic Bags/Bin Liners

    Building Rubble/Materials

    Garden Equipment

    Rocks, Bricks, Dirt, Soil or Sand

    Painted, Stained or Chemically Treated Timber

    Large Tree Trunks

    Pot plant containers


    Organic Recycling Tips

    Keep the bin in the shade. Try layering your kitchen scraps with other green waste (lawn clippings, leaves etc)

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Waste Services phone 1300 787 223.