Murchison Resource Recovery Centre

The Murchison Resource Recovery Centre accepts domestic waste, recyclables, scrap metal and green organics. It is located on the corner of Old Whroo Road and Cassidy Road, Murchison.

Opening Hours

Wednesday and Sunday afternoons: 1pm - 3.45pm*
* 3.45pm: Last transaction, gates close at 4pm

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day, Anzac Day and Good Friday.


Telephone on 0427 848 170

Items Accepted for FREE

  • Household batteries
  • Car batteries
  • Car bumpers
  • Cardboard (domestic quantities)
  • Chemical containers suitable for the drumMUSTER program (under 20 litres). Bookings required - phone (03) 5832 9700.
    • Wednesdays only from 1.00pm to 3.00pm.
    • Maximum of 20 drums.
  • Fluorescent light tubes
  • Pallets (untreated, less than 3m3)
  • Polystyrene (domestic quantities)
  • Household recyclables (paper and cardboard, glass, plastics, tin, aluminium)
  • Silage wrap (must be clean)
  • Steel (less than 3m3)

Items Accepted for a COST

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  • Air conditioners
  • Cardboard (commercial quantities)
  • Electrical waste
    Also referred to as "e-waste". This includes all electronic items that can be plugged in/switched on. It is important that these items (for example: TVs, printers, computers) are recycled and not sent to landfill.
  • Garden waste
  • Gas bottles (9kg or less)
  • Landfill waste
  • Mattresses (including mattress bases)
  • Tyres
  • White goods (for example: fridges and washing machines)

Items NOT Accepted

Please try to avoid mixing your load, otherwise you will be charged for general waste rather than the individual material types.