Coronavirus update 13 March 2020

Council has closed some facilities and cancelled all events until 14 April. Learn which services have been affected.

Please leave your green waste bin out until 5pm on your collection day so we can change your bin lid in preparation for FOGO. More details.

Our website will not be available between 9pm and 11pm Monday 30 March while we make a system upgrade. More details on this outage.

Fencing

Flexible plastics (bags and soft plastics)

Fluorescent tubes

Flyscreens

Foam underlay

Food waste

  • Avoid waste through smart shopping – plan ahead, write a list and stick to it. Store food correctly, use left-overs and keep track of your food supplies
  • Recycle some of your food waste in your compost bin or worm farm
  • Dispose of in your household waste bin (green bin/green lid, weekly collection)

Fridges/freezers

Fruit and vegetable scraps

Fruit net bags (plastic)

  • Avoid waste by buying fruit loose and using your own bags
  • Reuse as a scourer for cleaning
  • Recycle at a REDcycle collection point

Frying pan

Frying pan (electric)

Furniture

Garden waste (green waste)

Gas bottles and canisters

Glass bottles

Glasses (spectacles/sunglasses)

Headphones

Hearing aids

Hi-fi sets/stereos

Home security systems

Hot water units

Hose (garden hose)

  • Reuse for other handy garden-related projects (e.g. to cover sharp metal edges)
  • Dispose of in your household waste bin (green bin/green lid, weekly collection)

House wiring

Household chemicals