Waste & recycling centres map

Find a waste or recycling centre which accepts the material you want to drop off. Select the type of material from the list on the map and view the results.

Varied hours: Due to peak demand, there may be varied hours at some waste and recycling centres. Refer to our map page for opening hours. To avoid long queues and congestion, sort your load beforehand and visit outside of peak times (10am to 2pm daily, weekends and public holidays). Please be kind and patient.

Public holidays: Collection services operate as usual over public holidays. WRCs are open every day except Christmas Day and Good Friday. 

Find out how much waste residents can take to a centre before a fee is charged and the rules around what we accept – visit How to use our waste & recycling centres.

Find fee information for commercial waste, waste generated outside the Gold Coast and regulated waste, such as tyres and asbestos – visit Waste disposal fees.

Public holidays

Our waste and recycling centres are open every day, except for Christmas Day and Good Friday.

     

    Opening hours

    The City's waste management facilities experience peak demand between 10am and 2pm. Avoid delays by planning your visit outside these times.

    • Currigee Waste and Recycling Centre
      Currigee Road, South Stradbroke Island
      Monday to Sunday, 6am to 6pm
      Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day
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    • Currumbin Valley Waste and Recycling Centre
      1174 Currumbin Creek Road, Currumbin Valley
      Friday to Monday, 7am to 4:50pm
      Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day
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    • Helensvale Waste and Recycling Centre
      70 Helensvale Road, Helensvale
      Monday to Sunday, 7am to 4:50pm
      Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day
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    • Jacobs Well Waste and Recycling Centre
      250 Skopps Road, Jacobs Well
      Monday to Sunday, 7am to 4:50pm
      Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day
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    • Merrimac Recycling Centre
      Boowaggan Road, Merrimac
      Monday to Sunday, 7am to 4:50pm
      Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day
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    • Molendinar Waste and Recycling Centre
      Corner of Jacobs Road and Herbertson Drive, Molendinar
      Monday to Sunday, 6:30am to 4:15pm
      Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day
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    • Numinbah Valley Waste and Recycling Centre
      2069 Nerang-Murwillumbah Road, Numinbah Valley
      Monday to Sunday, 7am to 4:50pm
      Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day
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    • Pimpama Green Organics Drop and Go
      196 Old Pacific Highway, Pimpama
      Monday to Sunday, 7am to 4:50pm
      Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day
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    • Reedy Creek Recycle Market
      61 Hutchinson Street, Burleigh Heads
      Wednesday to Sunday, 8am to 4pm
      Closed on public holidays
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    • Reedy Creek Waste and Recycling Centre
      61 Hutchinson Street, Burleigh Heads
      Monday to Sunday, 7am to 4:50pm
      Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day
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    • Reedy Creek Commercial Landfill
      Adjacent to 82 Hutchinson Street, Burleigh Heads
      Monday to Friday, 7am to 4:45pm
      Saturday, 7am to 12:45pm
      Closed on Sundays and public holidays
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    • Southport Tip Shop
      255 Dakara Drive, Southport
      Closed until further notice
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    • Springbrook Waste and Recycling Centre
      4 Carricks Road, Springbrook
      Monday to Sunday, 7am to 4:50pm
      Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day
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    • Stapylton Recycling and Landfill Centre
      Rossmanns Road, Stapylton
      Monday to Sunday, 7am to 4:45pm
      Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day
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    • Tipplers Waste and Recycling Centre
      Lake Clayton Road, South Stradbroke Island
      Monday to Sunday, 6am to 6pm
      Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day
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