Kerbside garden and/or food services in the Wollongong City Council area
Below is a list of Kerbside garden and/or food services provided by your council
Green Waste Service
240L Bin with the Lime Green Lid
Houses and Units
Small Timber Offcuts
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
Cardboard, paper or newspaper
Glass bottles & jars
Plastic bottles and containers
Organic Recycling Tips
Please ensure bin is not overfilled and that the lid can close. Drivers are instructed not to service bins with any contamination.
Please also ensure your bin weighs no more than 80kg as otherwise it may be too heavy for the collection vehicle to lift.
Tips to help keep your green waste bin lean and green:
only mow dry grass
open lid of bin to let moist grass dry out
remove dirt from vegetation
don't overload with heavy wood or branches
Replacement Recycling Container
If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact the Waste Hotline phone 1300 362 360 email wollongong.nsw.gov.au.
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