Green waste drop-off

Our transfer stations accept a variety of green waste all year round. Fees apply to some types of green waste, non-residents and commercial operators.

To access the free green waste drop-off service you must be a ratepayer or tenant within the Macedon Ranges Shire and provide evidence of residence (e.g. an original rates notice or driver licence).

We accept leaf litter, lawn clippings and prunings that can be turned into mulch.
Loads must be free of weeds, wire, food scraps and other rubbish.

Charges apply for:

  • Weeds
  • Ivy
  • Willow
  • Broome
  • Gorse
  • Blackberry
  • Rose prunings 
  • Long grass
  • Flax
  • Large branches with a diameter greater than 250mm
  • Bamboo.

Noxious weeds can be placed in your FOGO (Food Organics Garden Organics) bin and turned into compost.