Recycling and Waste Services

The Borough of Queenscliffe provides a number of waste services for residents, including:

  • Weekly kerbside waste collection service
  • Weekly kerbside recycling collection service
  • Annual kerbside collection of hard waste
  • Green waste kerbside collection, three times per year
  • Annual e-waste drop-off
  • Street litter and public place recycling bins.

Average monthly recycling quantities

The following chart shows the average monthly recycling quantities for the Borough of Queenscliffe.

Material

Amount

Paper/cardboard

 26.5 tonnes

Liquid paperboard

0.2 tonnes

Glass

11.2 tonnes

Aluminium

0.4 tonnes

Steel

0.8 tonnes

HDPE plastic

0.8 tonnes

PET plastic

1.3 tonnes

Mixed plastics

1.9 tonnes

TOTAL

43.5 tonnes

Provided by SKM Recycling, 2011–12

Excess rubbish that will not fit into your residential rubbish and recycling bins can be taken to the Drysdale Resource Recovery Centre and Transfer Station.