Bulky rubbish collection

Pruning and Tree Trimming

The 2017 Pruning and Tree Trimming Kerbside Clean-up Collection for residents within the 50 kph speed zones in Dubbo, Wongarbon and Brocklehurst is scheduled for Monday 13 March 2017 to Friday 31 March 2017. Please note that this service does not apply to the former Wellington Council area. 

The area normally receiving this service will be split into three urban zones, plus the villages of Wongarbon and Brocklehurst. The clean-up collections will be conducted over one week in each zone. Note: this service does not apply to Richmond Estate, Firgrove Estate, Eumungerie, Ballimore and Mogriguy Villages.

What Zone Are You In?

Residences located within the Dubbo built-up area (50 km/h speed zone) are in urban Zones 1, 2 or 3 as follows:

  • Urban Zone 1 is east of the Macquarie River and north of the Dubbo - Sydney (Main Western) railway line. place your trimmings out by Sunday 12 March 2017.
  • Urban Zone 2 is west of the Macquarie River in Dubbo and the villages of Wongarbon and Brocklehurst. Place your trimmings out by Sunday 19 March 2017.
  • Urban Zone 3 is east of the Macquarie River and south of the Dubbo - Sydney (Main Western) railway line.place your trimmings out by Sunday 26 March 2017.

Urban Zones: Place your green waste on the footpath, making sure it does not obstruct people using the footpath.

Guidelines for Collection

  • Please place your green waste out for collection close to the date set for your zone. This reduces the possibility of rubbish being scattered by wind or passers-by while awaiting collection. Materials placed out for collection after the appropriate day for your zone will not be collected.
  • There is a limit of the equivalent of one heaped box trailer load for four cubic metres (4m³) of green waste pre residence. Quantities in excess of this amount will only be removed if requested and at the residents full cost.

More information

For information about this service please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on 6801 4000.

 

Last Edited: 14 Mar 2017