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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.

Barretta Site Map

The map below shows how customers can move around the site. The site has been designed to ensure minimal traffic delays and to keep customers moving through the area with ease. An explanation of each area is located below this map.

Area 1

This is the main recycling drop off place. Items are dropped off and sorted here and include oil, batteries, glass bottles and jars, gas bottles, metal, timber, cardboard, paper and co-mingled which is plastic bottles and milk cartons. Customers should ensure items are sorted before you arrive at Barretta.

Area 2

This is the weighbridge where customers will be directed to the best area suited to your waste type. This is where your vehicle is weighed and charges calculated according to weight.

Area 3

This area has bay numbers clearly marked and you will be directed to a bay by the weighbridge operator. Perishable waste and items not suitable for recycling are disposed of in this area.

Area 4Barretta Site Map

This area is for large trucks only.

Area 5

This area is for car and light truck tyres disposal.

Area 6

This area is for green waste which is mulched and composted.

Area 7

This is the Drum Muster area for drop off of thoroughly cleaned plastic chemical containers. Appointments are needed for this area.

Area 8

This is the Re-Use Shop where you can purchase pre-loved items. Patrons can visit the shop after exiting from the weighbridge or may enter from the car park (Area 9) without having to drive through the rest of the site.

Area 9

This is the Re-Use Shop car park.