Landfill

At the Southern Landfill and Recycle Centre you can drop off household and commercial rubbish, and buy recycled goods and compost.

Illustration showing a digger at the Southern Landfill, and Second Treasures.

Landfill prices are changing

Our prices are changing from 1 July.

The charge for general waste will increase by 3 percent from $118.20 per tonne to $121.80 per tonne (including GST).
The minimum charge for commercial general waste will increase from $59.10 to $60.90. There is no change to the minimum charge for domestic waste.
The charge for green waste disposal will increase from $54.87 per tonne to $56.40 per tonne (including GST).
The minimum charge for domestic green waste will increase from $4 to $5. This helps to cover the cost of recycling green waste into compost.

Other charges will also increase - see the document for more details.

Location & hours

Location and opening hours for the Southern Landfill and Recycle Centre, the Second Treasures shop, ...

    Charges

    Current prices for commercial and residential disposal of rubbish at the Southern Landfill.

      Compost & Garden Products

      Capital Compost is made at the Southern Landfill using the city's garden waste. You can buy the comp...

        Second Treasures shop

        You can donate or buy a range of items at the Second Treasures salvaged goods shop.

          Types of waste accepted

          Check which types of waste you can recycle or dispose of safely, and how to save on tip fees.

          Waste education

          The Council's Waste Education Officers help people to minimise waste. Take advantage of the followin...