National Recycling Week Events
View some of the upcoming Recycling Events and Swap Parties below (earliest first), and click on the heading for more info. Or search for an event in your area. It's also worth checking your local council's website or in the local press for more events.
You may also register and list your recycling event with us!
Second Hand Saturday
Date: Garage sales are held within individual households on the Saturday before your area's General Clean-Up Collection
Council: Willoughby City Council, NSW
Second Hand Saturday is a program which provides an opportunity to promote community spirit whilst reducing the amount of waste going to landfill.
Corks, CDs, DVDs and Battery Recycling
Council: Hawkesbury City Council, NSW
Additional Recycling for Hawkesbury Residents
Free e-waste drop off
Council: Wollondilly Shire Council, NSW
Regular free e-waste drop off now available
Biannual drop off collection of electronic waste
Date: Sunday 26 May 2013 between 9:00am and 3:00pm.
Council: Woollahra Municipal Council, NSW
Council holds a free, biannual drop off collection of electronic waste (e-waste) for all residents in the municipality. Drop off your unwanted e-waste for recycling at our next collection
FREE drop off for old TV’s and Computers
Council: Kogarah Council, NSW
A permanent FREE drop off service is now available for Kogarah residents to recycle their old TV’s and Computers.
Domestic bulky waste clean up for Muswellbrook, Denman and Sandy Hollow residents
Date: 13 to 24 May 2013
Council: Muswellbrook Shire Council, NSW
Council provides a free domestic bulky waste clean-up service annually throughout the towns of Muswellbrook, Denman and Sandy Hollow.
Wheelie Good Compost and Mulch Collection
Date: Saturday 4 May 2013 Between 9.00 and noon
Council: Bankstown City Council, NSW
Our 'Wheelie Good Compost' and 'Wheelie Good Mulch' products have been made especially for Bankstown Council residents and made from the material that is collected from your household green bins. Come pick up your 2 bags of compost and 2 bags of mulch pe
Ewaste drop off event
Date: 25/26 May 2013. 9am and 4pm (both days)
Council: City of Burnside Council, SA
To assist our community with the disposal of E – Waste during the Hard Waste program Council has arranged two FREE weekend ‘drop off’ events. The FREE drop events will follow exactly the same format as the highly successful weekend event undertaken in Feb
Chemical CleanOut Collection
Council: Kogarah Council, NSW
Kogarah’s FREE Chemical CleanOut event for residents to dispose their unwanted household chemicals.
E-WASTE COLLECTION EVENT
Date: Sunday 26 May, 9:00am to 3:00pm
Council: Waverley Council, NSW
Residents are invited to take advantage of this FREE recycling service. Simply drop off your broken or unusable electronic items at the collection point and we will make sure they are recycled safely and responsibly.
Household Chemical Collection
Date: Saturday & Sunday 1st & 2nd June 2013, 9.00 am to 3.30 pm.
Council: Hornsby Shire Council, NSW
The Department of Environment and Climate Change NSW in conjunction with Hornsby Shire Council is providing a free drop-off day for unwanted household chemicals