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.

  • Please stay in your vehicle until you have reached the bins. Staff will approach you for payment.
  • For the health and wellbeing of yourself and site staff, customers will need to be responsible for the unloading of their items (no staff assistance available).

Opening Hours

Wednesday and Sunday afternoons: 1pm - 3.45pm.

ALL CENTRES CLOSED: Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day, Anzac Day and Good Friday. 

Our Resale Shop is closed until further notice.


Telephone on 03 5832 9700.

Items Accepted for FREE

  • Batteries (household & car)
  • Cardboard (domestic quantities, clean and flat-packed)
  • Fluorescent light tubes
  • Pallets (untreated, less than 3m3)
  • Household recyclables (paper and cardboard, glass, plastics, tin, aluminium)
  • Steel (less than 3m3)
  • Washing machines
  • E-waste items (including toasters, hair dryers, alarm clocks, lamps, iPads, notebooks, tablets, smartphones and accessories, electronic toys, power tools, irons and other small electrical items.)

Items Accepted for a COST

Only EFTPOS (card) payments are accepted at this location (no cash).

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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.
  • White goods (E.g. fridges, freezers. Excludes washing machines, which are accepted at no cost.)
  • Garden waste
  • Gas bottles (9kg or less)
  • Landfill waste
  • Mattresses (including mattress bases)
  • Tyres

Items NOT Accepted

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