Search form

Previous
Next

Landfill

Relevant Files: 

So what goes in my landfill bin?

  • Nappies
  • Sanitary and incontinence products
  • Polystyrene including meat trays
  • Black absorbent inserts from meat trays
  • Chewing gum
  • String and rope
  • Disposable coffee cups
  • Plastic straws
  • Milkshake, soft drink and ice cream cups
  • Tetrapaks (currently no recycling option for these in Australia but the industry & Tetrapak are working on it)
  • Toothpaste tubes & brushes
  • Sushi fish, sauce and flavour sachets
  • *Soft plastics
  • *Food wrappers including lolly and chip wrappers
  • *Plastic bags

*Soft plastics including plastic bags and wrappers can either be put into your landfill bin or taken to participating supermarkets. For details visit  – www.redcycle.net.au

All food waste and food scraps go into your FOGO bin for composting.

 Application for a larger Landfill Bin

If your household is using the four-bin system correctly, and still struggling with space in your landfill (red) bin, you can now apply for a larger 240L landfill bin, for an additional charge of $99 per year. Please be advised, this bin will replace your current 140L landfill bin. Limit 1 240L landfill bin, per household.

Apply and pay for your larger waste receptacle HERE

Engage with Warrnambool

Council Enterprises

Council runs and manages a number of Enterprises for the benefit of our residents and visitors.
Explore everything that Warrnambool has to offer below.

Experience Warrnambool

Festivals and Events

What's On in Warrnambool

Discover everything happening in Warrnambool