Delay to recycling collections

We are aware of delays with our recycling collections. Please leave your bins out until they are collected.  We apologise for any inconvenience.

Subsidised compost bins and worm farms 

children recycling batteries

You can order subsidised compost bins and worm farms via our Compost Revolution website, and learn more about recycling food waste at home or school with the tutorials.

Waste and recycling bins

Schools and kindergartens can order:

  • a general waste bin
  • up to 3 recycling bins
  • up to 2 green waste bins (for a one-off fee).

To order bins please contact us.

Excursions to the Boroondara Waste and Recycling Centre

The Boroondara Recycling and Waste Centre offers tours for students to learn first-hand about recycling and reusing school and household waste, and the impact of waste disposal on the environment.

Classroom resources

Print our A2 waste, recycling and worm food posters to help everyone understand what can and can't be recycled and what worms can eat:

In partnership with the Gould League and Metropolitan Waste and Resource Recovery Group, we've developed a series of online activities and fun, interactive games to help everyone reduce the amount of waste going to landfill and to learn about recycling. To play the games, visit Playground.

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