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Visit the Reedy Creek Recycle Market and grab a bargain

The Reedy Creek Recycle Market sells a huge range of quality second hand household items. There is something for everyone.

Waste management workshop
Solid Waste Strategy 2024

As Gold Coasters, we generate nearly 600,000 tonnes of waste every year. It’s a growing issue, which is why, with the community’s help, we’ve developed the Solid Waste Strategy 2024.

Solid Waste Strategy 2024
For just $1 a week have the convenience of a green waste bin

You can now easily dispose of your green garden waste by applying for a green waste bin service. Register today - it's easy.

Get your green waste collected for only $1 per week!
Upsize to a larger recycling bin

You can now meet your recycling needs by getting a bigger recycling bin. The new generation larger recycling bins will help you increase your recycling effort by an additional 40 per cent.

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Waste and recycling

From 18 March onwards, to help ensure that your bin collection isn’t missed, please place your bin out the night before your normal service day, where our waste truck can access it easily. Bring your bin in as soon as you can after servicing.

Waste collection services on public holidays
Waste collection services operate as usual on public holidays. Please ensure bins are placed kerbside the night before collection day.

Waste and recycling centres
Our residential waste and recycling centres are open every day except for Christmas Day and Good Friday. Reedy Creek Commercial Landfill is closed on all public holidays. Please check your centre's page for details of opening hours.

Vehicle weighing and registration services
The vehicle weighing and registration service is only available at the Reedy Creek Waste and Recycling Centre on weekdays. This service is no longer available at the Molendinar Waste and Recycling Centre.

Waste and recycling centres

Solid Waste Strategy

Read about the City's Solid Waste Strategy, adopted by Council of the City of Gold Coast on 1 September 2015 to guide the managing of our resources for a sustainable future.

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