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Free Green Waste Disposal Weekend for Barretta Waste Management Facility
9 AM -4 PM 28 -29- APRIL 2018

Bruny Waste Transfer Stationatio

KWS will accept green waste from Bruny Island residents at no cost during the above dates between the hours of 8:00am and 3:30pm at the Bruny Waste Transfer Station, P231 Main Road, North Bruny.

Green waste must be completely free of contaminants including general and hazardous waste, plastic and declared weeds.  Assistance on weed identification is available by contacting Council on (03) 6211 8200, Monday to Friday.  Detection of contaminated green waste may result in disposal fees being applied.

A limit of 5 cubic metres per household applies.  Private and commercial collection operators will be required to pay standard rates for green waste disposal.

Residents are requested to follow directions of site staff and exercise patience as some minor delays may be experienced.  Enquiries relating to the program can be directed to Kingborough Waste Services on (03) 6267 2337.

Contact Information

Who we are

Kingborough Waste Services (KWS) is a company established and wholly owned by the Kingborough Council to manage the waste recycling and recovery operations of the Barretta Waste Management Facility. 

KWS is managed by an independent Board comprising four Directors, including two external Directors and an independent Chair. The Board reports directly to Council’s Infrastructure and Recreational Services Committee. The Board’s five year strategic focus and direction plan sets out the core values, strategic goals and objectives and the future directions of the company.  


Our Customer Service Principles

The KWS customer service charter outlines to customers the level of service they should expect from us and how customers can give feedback on our services. 


How to contact KWS (for both Barretta and Bruny sites)

  • In person:  At the Barretta Waste Management Facility, 1922 Channel Highway, Barretta during the hours of 7:30am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday and 9:00am to 4:00pm on weekends and public holidays (except Good Friday and Christmas Day).
  • By mail:  The Manager, Kingborough Waste Services, Locked Bag 1, Kingston, Tasmania 7050.
  • By phone(03) 6267 2337 (KWS Offices at Barretta) from 7:30am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday and 9:00am to 4:00pm on weekends and public holidays (except Good Friday and Christmas Day).
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