A section of the Boroondara Recycling and Waste Centre will be closed for works from 28 October until 20 December 2019. See more details about changes at the centre.

Bookings open on Monday 16 December 2019.

Residents who have their household bins collected by Council can book to have a live Christmas tree collected from their naturestrip.

Collections will take place between Monday 30 December and Friday 31 January 2020.

How to book your collection

  1. Go to the Book a waste collection page (from Monday 16 December).
  2. Enter your address.
  3. Select "Christmas Tree Collection".
  4. Select your preferred week for the collection.

Please note: Bookings for the following week close at 2pm each Friday.

Collection days

Christmas tree collections are not scheduled for a specific date. Your tree will be collected within your chosen week.

What we collect

 We only collect real trees. They are then turned into mulch to use in our parks and gardens.

Where to put your Christmas tree

Put your Christmas tree on the naturestrip, keeping the footpath clear.

Other options for disposing of live Christmas trees

You can dispose of your live Christmas tree and other green waste at the Boroondara Recycling and Waste Centre (fees apply).

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