I’m Gene the Gardener I love to make organics. Can you help me by placing the right thing in the green bin?

  • This bin is collected fortnightly.
  • DO NOT overfill bins - the lid must close fully and bin weight must not exceed 70kg.
  • NO plastic bags, cling film, ceramics.
  • NO sharp, hazardous or rotting waste, food scraps or dog pooh.


Grass clippings
Prunings, twigs and small branches
Small timber cut-offs

NOT Acceptable

Plastic bags
Treated timber
Plant pots
Garden hoses
Sand, soil and rock
Pavers and bricks
 Nappies or dog pooh
Rotting waste or food scraps

For more information about what waste to put in what bin contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Customer service for kerbside collection is now covered under the JR Richards contract 2017-2018-0303

If your bin damaged, stolen or not emptied? Please call 

J R Richards Hotline 1800 312 933

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