Your Garden Organics Bin

You can use your green lid bin for:

  • Garden prunings
  • Grass clippings
  • Leaves and bark
  • Small branches and twigs
  • Weeds.

Don't place these items in your green lid bin:

  • Animal droppings
  • Bags of any type, including plastic bags, potting mix bags, hessian or geotextile bags
  • Bagged garden waste
  • Clumps of root material. such as cocos palms and bougainvilleas
  • Food and kitchen scraps, including fruit and vegetables
  • Soil, potting mix, bricks or construction waste
  • Trees stumps and large limbs
  • General rubbish and recyclables.

Note: You can dispose of excess garden waste at Summerhill Waste Management Centre using a bulk waste self-haul voucher, or by paying the garden organics disposal charge.