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Free Green Waste Disposal

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Free green waste will be accepted from Huon Valley residents at no cost at the Southbridge Waste Transfer Station, until Monday, 25 February. Proof of residence in the Huon Valley is required.

Opening hours are:

  • 10 am – 2pm, Mondays and Wednesdays
  • 10am – 4pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays to Sundays

Please note that opening hours may change at short notice due to smoke, fire hazards and road closures.

Green waste must be completely free of contaminants including:

  • general waste
  • hazardous waste
  • plastic
  • declared weeds

Detection of contaminants may result in disposal fees. If you need help in identifying weeds, please contact Council on (03) 6264 0300. More information on declared weeds can be found on the Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Wildlife and Environment on their website: Declared Weeds.

A limit of five cubic metres per household applies. Private and commercial collection operators will be required to pay standard rates.

This period may be very busy, staff appreciate the patience of all visitors to the facility during this time., staff appreciate the patience of all visitors to the facility during this time.

Please note that opening hours may change at short notice due to smoke, fire hazards and road closures.

This service is not available at any other Huon Valley Waste Transfer Station.

The Tasmanian and Australian Governments are supporting this initiative through the National Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements.