Rubbish tip locations and fees
  • Last updated:
  • 11 Dec 2018
Council will provide normal waste and recycling collection services over the Christmas period including all public holidays.
Waste facilities operating hours during this period are detailed below.
Date Resource recover centres and landfills Recycling markets
Tuesday 25 December All closed All closed
Wednesday 26 December Regular hours. No changes Buderim 9am to 4pm
Tuesday 1 January Regular hours. No changes
No changes

Council provides eight waste management and resource recovery facilities on the Coast. These facilities do not have public weighbridges. There are recycling and second hand markets at Buderim, Caloundra, Beerwah and Witta.

Visitors must wear closed in footwear at all facilities. This is a health and safety requirement. People wearing sandals or thongs will be refused entry.

Disposal fees apply: browse a full list of  fees and charges
 check the list of items for disposal at no charge download a brochure[195KB] of the most common waste charges. 

The commercial credit account applications[352KB] are for commercial/business use only. Accepted at all sites except Kenilworth and Yandina.

Address

121 Roberts Road Beerwah (map)

Tip operating hours

8.00 am to 5.00 pm 7 Days per week (Closed christmas day)

Recycling market

9.00 am to 2.00 pm Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Closed Christmas Day, Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Anzac Day

Payment options

Cash, EFTPOS, Credit Card (No cheques accepted)


Address

Syd Lingard Drive Buderim (map)

Operating hours

7.00 am to 5.00 pm 7 days per week (closed christmas day)
Note: No trucks with general waste unless hand unloaded. Only tipping for metal, green waste and concrete recycling.

Recycling market

8.00 am to 4.00 pm Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
10.00 am to 3.00 pm Sunday and Friday 26 January 2018 (Australia Day)
Closed Christmas Day, Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Anzac Day

Payment options

Cash, EFTPOS, Credit Card (No cheques accepted)



Address

171 Pierce Avenue Caloundra (map)

Operating hours

7.00 am to 5.00 pm 7 days per week (closed Christmas day)

Recycling market

8.00 am to 4.00 pm Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

10.00 am to 3.00 pm Sunday

(10.00 am to 3.00 pm Tuesday 26 December 2017, Monday 1 January and Friday 26 January 2018)

Closed Christmas Day, Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Anzac Day

Payment options

Cash, EFTPOS, Credit card (No cheques accepted)

 

 


Address

Brooloo Road Kenilworth (map)

Operating hours

8.00 am to 1.00 pm Saturday and Sunday (closed christmas day)

Recycling market

No recycling market

Payment options

Cash only


Address

Delicia Road Mapleton (map)

Operating hours

8.00 am to 1.00 pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday (closed christmas day)

Payment options

Cash, EFTPOS, Credit Card (No cheques accepted)

Recycling market

No recycling market


Address

Cooney Road Nambour (map)

Operating hours

7.00 am to 5.00 pm 7 days per week (closed christmas day)
Note: Truck and waste greater than 4.5 tonne not accepted

Recycle market

No recycling market

Payment options

Cash, EFTPOS, Credit card (No cheques accepted)



Address

Corner of Cooke and Witta Roads Witta (map)

Operating hours

8.00 am to 5.00 pm Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday (closed Christmas Day)

Recycling market

9.00 am to 2.00 pm Saturday (Cash Only)
Closed Christmas Day, Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Anzac Day

Payment options

Cash, EFTPOS, Credit card (No cheques accepted)





Address

Browns Creek Road Yandina (map)

Operating hours

9.00 am to 2.00 pm Saturday and Sunday (closed christmas day)

Recycling market

No recycling market

Payment options

Cash only

 


Site facilities and services

View available mulch and crushed concrete.

Facilities and services

Availability

Asbestos disposal

Caloundra
Nambour

Disposing of liquid waste - chemicals. Domestic quantities only (20L maximum) - free. More than 20 litres, disposal charges apply. Commercial quantities not accepted.

Caloundra
Buderim
Nambour

Disposing of architectural paints (water or solvent based). The maximum permitted volume per residential or commercial customer is 100 litres per visit, stowed in secure containers of no more than 20 litres each. Free service. For more information please consult Paintback website. 


Caloundra                           Buderim                                 Nambour                           Beerwah 

Clean soil (cover) disposal - load must contain 90% soil or similar spreadable clean fill material (no litter, large rocks, bricks or other contaminants)

Buderim (small vehicles and car trailers only)
Caloundra
Nambour

Construction and demolition waste disposal

Buderim
Caloundra
Nambour

Contaminated soil disposal
(catchpit/silt trap waste).

Complete the contaminated Soil Disposal Application Form[516KB] and refer to the relevant Department of Environment and Heritage Protection guideline.

For help to lodge the application or for more information contact council's customer service centre.

For more information, please contact a waste management officer via council's customer service centre.

Caloundra
Nambour

Domestic goods disposal for re-sale at recycling markets (e.g. books, furniture)

All Locations

Domestic waste disposal

All Locations

Clinical sharps disposal. Clinical sharps (i.e. medical needles) must be in an approved, Australian Standards sharps container. Domestic customers only. Free service.

Beerwah
Buderim
Caloundra
Nambour

DrumMUSTER (upon notification only) Beerwah
Kenilworth
Yandina
Disposing of engine oils - Domestic quantities (20L maximum) accepted free. Commercial quantities (more than 20L) accepted - disposal charges apply. All Locations
Cooking oils - domestic quantities only (20L maximum) - free. Commercial quantities not accepted. Beerwah
Buderim
Caloundra
Nambour
Recyclables disposal All Locations
Disposing of car batteries (lead acid batteries) - car, boat, motorcycle All Locations
Tyre disposal - tyres larger than truck/bobcat only accepted at Buderim, Caloundra and Nambour. Charged per tonne/kilogram. All Locations
Garden waste disposal – palms and tree trunks over 30cm in diameter will be charged as general solid waste.

All Locations
except Yandina

E-waste recycling (free service) All Locations
Mobile telephone recycling (free service

Beerwah
Buderim
Caloundra
Kenilworth
Mapleton
Nambour
Witta
Yandina

Fluorescent lamp disposal

Beerwah
Buderim
Caloundra
Nambour

Plasterboard (clean plasterboard only - no rubbish, plastic, food or beverage containers/wrappings or any other construction and demolition waste item) Beerwah
Buderim
Caloundra
Nambour 
PURCHASING

 

Purchasing mulch. View available mulch and crushed concrete.

Beerwah
Buderim
Caloundra
Mapleton
Nambour
Witta

Purchasing Crushed Concrete

Buderim
Caloundra

NON ACCEPTANCE

 

Council does not have the facilities for disposing of fuel or diesel. To find companies that dispose fuel or diesel refer to the Yellow Pages.