Location & hours

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

Queuing at the Southern landfill.

Location

Landfill Road, off Happy Valley Road between Brooklyn and Owhiro Bay. 

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

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.

Landfill

Hours
Monday – Saturday: 7.30am – 5pm
Sunday:
9am – 5pm
Public holidays:
Closed Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Easter Friday.
Other public holidays - usual hours apply 

Recycle Centre and the Tip Shop

Hours

Monday - Saturday: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Sunday: 9am - 4.30pm
Public holidays:

Closed 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.

Capital Compost

Hours - bulk 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.

Hours - bagged products

Available from the Tip Shop - see hours above.