Where does your waste go?

Kerbside collection service

Rubbish/general waste bin

Rubbish collected from your household rubbish bins is transported to the Cleanaway Melbourne Regional Landfill facility in Ravenhall. 

Green waste/FOGO bin

Food and garden waste collected from your household FOGO bin is delivered to the Biomix composting facility in Stanhope, where it is converted into compost.

Recycling

Recycling collected from your household recycling bins (yellow lid) is taken to Australian Paper Recovery (APR) where it is processed and sent for recycling.

Glass-only bins

Glass collected from glass-only bins will be taken to Alex Fraser Group, and is reused in road construction materials and for a range of other applications.

Public place glass-only skip bins

Glass collected at the public place drop-off bins is taken to Alex Fraser Group, and is reused in road construction materials and for a range of other applications.

Recycling at transfer stations

Recycling collected at Council’s transfer stations is taken to Visy for sorting and processing, materials are then sent onto further sites to be recycled.

Cardboard is collected separately at the transfer stations and taken to Arora in Bendigo for recycling.