Hours and location

Location and opening hours for the Southern Landfill and Recycle Centre, the Tip Shop, and Capital Compost.

Landfill and transfer station hours

Days Hours

Monday - Saturday:

7.30am – 5pm

Sunday:

9am – 5pm

Public holidays:

Closed Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Easter Friday.
Open on Easter Sunday for drop off only.
Other public holidays - usual hours apply

Expect weekend delays: Afternoon traffic on the weekends can cause delays of up to 40 minutes or more. Visit in the morning or during weekdays if possible.

The Tip Shop and Recycle Centre hours

Days Hours
Shop:

Monday - Saturday:

8.30am - 4.30pm

Sunday:

9am - 4.30pm

Public holidays:

Closed on Christmas Day, New Year's Day, Easter Friday.
Open on Easter Sunday for drop-off only.
Anzac Day: Open in the morning for drop-off only; and from 1pm for trading.
Other public holidays - usual hours apply.

Drop-off donations and e-waste:
Monday - Saturday:
8.30am–4.30pm
Sunday:
9am–4.30pm
Public holidays: As above.

Capital Compost hours

Days Hours

Bulk compost sales:

Monday - Friday:

7:30am - 5pm
Saturday deliveries can be arranged in advance.

Public holidays:

Closed Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Easter Friday.
Other public holidays - usual hours apply.

Bagged compost sales:

Available from The Tip Shop - see hours above.

Location

The Southern Landfill is located at the end of Landfill Road, off Happy Valley Road between Brooklyn and Owhiro Bay. Open in Google Maps

The Tip Shop and Recycle Centre is on the right-hand side of the road, with the turn-off just before the landfill weighbridge – see map below.

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