Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Recycling Recycling

Waste Transfer Stations

All of Council's waste transfer stations now have designated recycling bins for the following. Recycling of fluorescent light bulbs will be available by the end of March 2021.

Mulch Purchase Prices
Domestic (self-loaded)                                                             FREE
Domestic per cubic metre (loaded if plant available)               $5.00
Commercial per cubic metre (loaded if plant available)           $5.00

Community Composting Program

Receive a $20 rebate when you buy a compost bin or worm farm

E-Waste Recycling

Council can only accept the following electronic waste items for recycling:
Plasma Televisions 
Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) Televisions 
Cathode Ray Tube (CRT) Televisions
Rear Projection Televisions 
Computers and Accessories:
Portable processing machines – i.e. laptops, notebooks and palmtops
Computer Monitors (LCD & CRT)
Multi-Function Devices that print, copy, scan and/or fax
Desktop Printers
Hard Drives 
Floppy drives
Joysticks and gamepads 
Compact disk drives 
Desktops/Central Processing Units (CPU’s) 
Mouse and trackball units 
Cards, Motherboards 
Digital video disk drives 
Web cameras 
Electrical transformers in CPU’s