Wakefield Regional Council

Bins & Recycling

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What can you recycle?

Read more about what you can recycle.


What goes in each bin?

Read more about what you put in each bin.


Waste Disposal

How do I recycle waste metals, oils and chemicals?



Changes over the festive season 

Kerbside collection variations 
  • 25 Dec collected Friday 27 Dec 
  • 26 Dec collected Friday 27 Dec
  • 1 Jan collected Thursday 2 Jan
  • 2 Jan collected Friday 3 Jan 

See the full calendar of kerbside collection.


Contact Clare Valley Waste over the festive season for a missed bin service and other enquiries relating to kerbside waste. 

Manager: Josiah Zappone

Mobile: 0438 884 340

Fax: 8842 1500

Email: waste@cvws.com.au


Transfer stations 

All three transfer stations in Everard, Owen and Port Wakefield will close on Christmas Day and New Year's Day. 

The stations will also close on Catastrophic fire danger days, check the CFS website for daily fire ratings. 


Bin Collection

Download Bin Collection Calendar 2019-20(408 kb)

Bins are collected as follows-

  • Tuesday: Avon, Halbury, Hamley Bridge, Hoyleton, Owen and Pinery
  • Wednesday: Balaklava
  • Thursday: Blyth, Bowmans, Brinkworth, Lochiel, Port Wakefield and Snowtown

General rubbish and recycling is collected by Clare Valley Waste on behalf of Council. If you have any issues regarding bin collection please contact Clare Valley Waste on 0438 884 340.

Residents outside the townships must take their rubbish to a waste transfer station or ring Clare Valley Waste on 0438 884 340 to arrange MGB collection. Please consider taking items suitable for recycling to the closest rubbish station if they are too big for bin collection.


Waste Transfer Times  

Owen, 386 Pinery Road

  • Wednesday 10am—11am
  • Saturday 9am—11am
  • Sunday 11am—12pm

Port Wakefield, 150 Shrike Road

  • Thursday 10am—11am
  • Saturday 10am—12pm
  • Sunday    9am—10am 

Everard, 1060 Hancock Rd.

  • Tuesday  9am—11am
  • Saturday 9am—11am
  • Sunday   9am—11am


Download transfer station times and user information(144 kb)


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