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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.

Upsize to a larger recycling bin
National Relay Service for the hearing impaired Language translation services

Waste and recycling

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 public holiday opening hours

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.


Green waste drop and go

To make recycling of garden waste faster and easier, the City is expanding its network of green waste drop and go’s at our Waste and Recycling Centres (WRC) across the Gold Coast.


Recycling Street

A new initiative is being rolled out across our waste and recycling centres to increase recycling rates on the Gold Coast. Part of the City's commitment to improve residents' recycling experience, Recycle Street aims to make recycling easier and more accessible.


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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