Thursday 1st November 9:00am - Friday 30th November 6:00pm
Southern Highlands Arts Festival
Thursday 15th November 10:30am - 11:30am
Recycling in the Garden Tour - Moss Vale Community Garden
Council has joined the Compost Revolution - a multi - award winning program that empowers and equips our residents to cut their waste in half and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, through home composting, worm farming, and bokashi fermentation. There are tutorials, quizzes and products to buy. Discounts available from Thursday 15 November 2018.
This project is a NSW EPA Waste Less, Recycle More Initiative funded from the waste levy.
For those with a council household collection service, there will be weekly recycling collections from 24/12/18 - 18/1/19.
National Recycling Week 2018
National Recycling week has been happening since 1996 and aims to increase the environmental benefits, including greater tonnage and less contamination, of kerbside, industrial and community recycling programs.
Check out what is happening locally for National Recycling Week 2018 here (internal link)
Planet Ark have been working hard with some of Australia and New Zealand's leading businesses to reduce confusion about recycling. The Australasian Recycling Label is set to reduce this confusion.
See the new label here (external link)
Below are the linked to the Fees & Charges for 2018-19
Fees & Charges 2018-19 (PDF, 127KB)
Products for Sale (Internal Link)
Hazibags 2018-19 (PDF, 277KB)
Recycled products are available at the RRC:
More Information (Internal Link)
Hard copies of the 2018 Waste Collection Calendar are now available through Customer Service in the council building in Moss Vale.
If you just want to check on-line where your collections are up to:
Are you in the Orange or Purple Collection Zone?
Search Here to Find Out (External Link)
2018 Calendar (External Link)
Quick Reference Guide for Waste (Internal Link)
The NSW Return and Earn container deposit scheme will commence on Friday, December 1 2017.
There are collection points registered in the Southern Highlands.
Click here for more information. (Internal Link)
It is a legal requirement that loads are covered when driving on NSW roads.
Click here for further information (External Link)
Customers are reminded that anyone coming to purchase recycled products at the Resource Recovery Centre must have the ability to cover the load before leaving.
Sale of product will be refused if:
Due to remediation works taking place at the RRC, traffic flows have changed significantly on site. This includes the relocation of some waste stockpiles.
Please follow instructions / new signage.
What Soft Plastic can we Accept??
What Kind of Soft Plastic is Accepted at the RRC?
Although there are many kinds of soft plastics, the only kind the RRC can accept for free is:
If you aren’t sure, please feel free to ask at our Community Recycling Centre at the RRC.
Redcycle is another soft plastics recycling program undertaken through Coles Supermarkets, click on the following link for options:
Soft Plastic Recycling with Redcycle (External Link)
The Community Recycling Centre takes Household problem wastes for FREE, the centre is located at the Moss Vale Resource Recovery Centre.
What can I bring to the CRC? (Internal Link)