Ardmona Resource Recovery Centre

The Ardmona Resource Recovery Centre accepts domestic waste and recyclables scrap metal, oil and green organics. The Resource Recovery Centre is located at the corner of the Midland Hwy and Turnbull Road, Ardmona.

Ardmona Resource Recovery Centre is located on the corner of Midland Highway and Turnbull Rd, Ardmona.

Opening Hours

Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - 8.00am - 4.15pm*
Sunday - 9.00am - 4.15pm*

* 4.15pm: Last transaction
  4.30pm: Gates close


Telephone on 03 5825 2214 or 03 5832 9700

Recyclables Accepted

Recyclables accepted free of charge (domestic quantities only):

  • Car batteries
  • Car bodies
  • drumMUSTER (chemical containers under 20L)
    No more than 20 containers per booking.
    Bookings required. Contact 03 5832 9700.
  • Paper and cardboard
  • Silage Wrap (Must be baled, no loose wrap)

Recyclables which are charged for:

  • Commercial quantities of cardboard ($8 a metre)
  • Garden Organics ($40 per cubic metre, but an equivalent volume of mulch can be taken free of charge)
  • Hard plastics (Excluding PVC)
  • Heavy and light steel
  • Plasterboard
  • Tyres
  • White goods

Mulch can be purchased for $7.00 per cubic metre

E-Waste Recycling

Council is able to offer residents and businesses disposal of electrical and electronic equipment recycling service. E-waste includes all home entertainment components, including TVs and DVD players, computer equipment, including monitors and printers, office electronics and most items that can be plugged in and switched on.

E-Waste Charges

  • Minimum charges $3.00
  • Per cubic meter $6.00

White goods (large electrical goods used domestically such as refrigerators and washing machines) are not included in this waste category.

Oil Recycling

Oil from householders only - no container may be over 20L.

We accept:

  • Engine, gearbox, crankcase, hydraulic and sump oils

We do not accept:

  • Tallows or fats (cooking oils)
  • Anything with a flash point below 63 º Celsius (metho, kero etc.)
  • Flammables
  • Cutting oils