Waste Management Centre Operations


All waste Transfer Stations will be CLOSED on Christmas Day.

All other days remain unchanged.

Monday to Friday 2.30pm to 4.30pm

Sunday 12.30pm to 4.30pm



Due to Christmas Day being on Monday this year the

BICHENO normal kerbside rubbish & recycling collection

will be undertaken on SUNDAY 24th DECEMBER 2017

(Please ensure bins are out by 6.00am)



To assist residents in preparing for the bushfire season, Council is offering FREE green waste disposal at all Waste Transfer Stations

Monday 8th January – Sunday 14th January 2018

Volume restriction: Up to trailer/utility size only


Normal Opening Times as of October 1st 2017:

  • Monday – 2.30pm – 4.30pm
  • Tuesday – 2.30pm – 4.30pm
  • Wednesday –  2.30pm – 4.30pm
  • Thursday – 2.30pm – 4.30pm
  • Friday –  2.30pm – 4.30pm
  • Saturday – CLOSED
  • Sunday –  12.30pm – 4.30pm

The area of Waste Management has evolved from being landfill sites to environmentally responsible waste management and recycling centres. Council continues to operate its kerbside collection and recycling service throughout the Municipal area.

Council will continue to promote and implement the Waste Management Strategy and its associated implications.

Council operates Waste Management Centres in Bicheno, Coles Bay, Swansea and Orford.

If you would like any further information regarding your kerbside collection, or any other enquiries regarding Waste Management, please call the Works Department on 03 6256 4763.

2017 Garbage Recycling Calendar

Waste Management Fees & Information

Collection Waiver Application 2017-18

Conversion (Bin Collection to Voucher) 2017-18

Waste and Recycling Brochure 2017-18

To assist residents in preparing for the bushfire season, Council is offering FREE greenwaste disposal at all waste transfer stations between:

25th September to 8th October 2017

8th January to 14th January 2018