Recycling Near You - Walgett Shire Council


This is a directory listing. Please be aware that recyclers may currently be closed or operating shortened hours due to COVID-19. Please use the below information to contact the council directly.

Walgett Shire Council

Each link below will provide you with recycling information for the Walgett Shire Council area. Using any of these services can help reduce the amount of waste going to landfill and ensure you place the right thing in the right bin.


Worm Farms and Compost Bins
Learn how to turn your food and scraps into great compost.
Empty/Chemical Drums
Details of how to correctly dispose your unwanted chemical drums.

Events & Notices

Walgett Shire Council now offers a waste oil recycling service located at Walgett and Lightning Ridge Landfills. The service is provided free to landfill users. This project was funded through a Transitional Assistance Grant by the Product Stewardship for Oil Programme of the Department of the Environment and Water Resources. Waste Oil Recycling units can accept the following types of oils: engine oils lubricants petroleum based oils The recycling units will not accept: cooking oils vegetable oils

There are currently no events. Information is being updated regularly, please check back again for new listings.


Walgett Shire Council

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