Village and rural waste

COVID-19 UPDATE: Under the NSW Health guidelines, a visit to the waste facility is not considered an essential activity, and as such, anyone visiting any of Council's waste facilities during the lock down period will be turned away.

Exceptions apply to rural waste residents, ABN-holders who are operating a prescribed service, and commercial waste operators. Please view Council's COVID-19 Waste response webpage for more information.

about rural waste facilities

The village and rural waste transfer stations are provided for the use of local residents who do not have kerbside rubbish collection

Rural waste transfer stations operating on scheduled hours will not be opened on Good Friday or Christmas Day.

Restrictions apply to the use of these waste transfer stations and are outlined below.

Depot Location Operating hours
 Ballimore Recycling Centre  Federation Street, Ballimore  24 hour recycling drop off centre
 Ballimore Transfer Station  Lot 124 Golden Highway

Sunday 10.00am - 4.00pm

Tuesday 1.00pm - 4.00pm

 Eumungerie Recycling Centre  Wheaton Street, Eumungerie  24 hour recycling drop off centre
 Eumungerie Transfer Station  Lot 7010 Kingsley Road Eumungerie

Sunday 1.30pm - 4.00pm

Wednesday 1.30pm - 4.00pm

Geurie Transfer Station
214 Comobella Road, Geurie

Sunday 10.00am - 4.00pm

Thursday 1.00pm - 4.00pm

Stuart Town Transfer Station
83 Mookerawa Road, Stuart Town

Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm

Tuesday 1.00pm - 4.00pm

Toongi Transfer Station Toongi Road, Toongi

Sunday 9.30am - 12.00pm

Wednesday 9.30am - 12.00pm


Guidelines for village and rural WASTE transfer stations

  • The transfer stations are provided for the use of local residents and identification checks will be conducted
  • Loads in excess of 1 cubic metre are not accepted at any Rural Waste Transfer Station
  • Bike and Car tyres are accepted, not other tyres are accepted at any Rural Waste Transfer Station
  • Appropriate enclosed footwear is worn at all times ie: no thongs
  • You must comply with any lawful direction of the site supervisor; refusal is an offence
  • Alcohol is prohibited
  • Riding on the back of any vehicle is forbidden
  • A 10km speed limit applies at all times
  • Children must be under adult supervision at all times
  • No scavenging (this includes searching amongst discarded material for the intention to reuse). Minimum penalty is $600
  • All dogs must be on a leash or kept in the vehicle at all times
  • Car parts are not to be removed from dumped vehicles
  • It is an offence to place rubbish inside car bodies
  • All loads must be covered; uncovered loads will be refused entry or a penalty of $650 may be imposed
  • Tipping vehicles are required to separate their load

Please separate all loads into the following:

  • Metal Steel, steel frames & chairs, tanks, drums, bikes, wire & netting (posts to be removed), fridges etc excluding timber, household rubbish, brick and rocks
  • Household General household rubbish
  • Hardfill Bricks, concrete, timber, beds, furniture, dirt etc.

More information

Contact Council on 02 6801 4000.


Last Edited: 03 Sep 2021

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