Opening Hours and Location

Operating hours

Plan your trip to Summerhill Waste Management Centre by allowing time to arrive, unload and exit well before closing time.

Landfill and Resource Recovery Centre

  • Monday—Friday: 7.30am to 4.45pm
  • Saturday—Sunday: 9am to 2.45pm
  • Public Holidays: 9am to 2.45pm. Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day.

Administration Office

  • Monday—Friday: 8.30am to 4pm. Closed weekends and public holidays.


Summerhill Waste Management Centre is located at 120 Summerhill Road, Wallsend.

To access the site, exit the roundabout on Minmi Road onto Summerhill Road.

As a large-scale landfilling operation, Summerhill can be very busy at times, with large vehicles and equipment working in close proximity.

Our fully trained staff will guide you during your visit. For your own safety and the safety of others, please follow their directions and advice. Please remember you must wear enclosed shoes at all times.

Contact us

Phone: 02 4974 2000