Reedy Creek Waste & Recycling Centre

Please note: This facility is for residential customers and is a separate site to the Reedy Creek Commercial Landfill.


61 Hutchinson Street, Burleigh Heads

Opening hours

This community waste and recycling centre is open every day, Monday to Sunday, between 7am and 4.50pm, except for the dates below.

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

Public holidays

Reedy Creek Waste and Recycling Centre is closed on Christmas Day and Good Friday only. Reedy Creek Commercial Landfill is closed on all public holidays.

Contact us

Phone: 07 5667 5976 from 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays).

Reedy Creek Recycle Market opening hours

Reedy Creek Recycle Market (tip shop) is located at this waste and recycling centre. It is open from 8am to 4pm, Wednesday to Sunday. The market is operated by the Endeavour Foundation for the City. Please visit our Reedy Creek Recycle Market page for more information.

Vehicle weighing for registration purposes 

This service is available at the centre from Monday to Friday. The service is also offered to commercial customers at Reedy Creek Commercial Landfill and the Stapylton Recycling Centre & Landfill from Monday to Friday.

Accepted items

The Reedy Creek Waste and Recycling Centre accepts general waste and recycles the following items:

  • car batteries (lead acid)
  • cardboard
  • charity donation bins
  • comingled recyclables (yellow top bins) – aluminium cans, paper, plastic and glass bottles
  • commercial waste* (small vehicle loads)
  • commercial green organics*
  • concrete (small loads only)
  • cooking oil (up to 20 litres)
  • domestic green organics
  • Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRB)
  • eWaste
  • gas bottles – empty (up to 9 kilograms)
  • mattresses
  • motor oil
  • paint (only eligible Paintback scheme products)
  • scrap metal
  • soil and clean fill (road base and clay base only - small domestic loads only)
  • tyres*
  • whitegoods (degassing available).

*Chargeable waste – fees apply.