FREE green waste disposal

Next date: Wednesday, 08 December 2021 | 09:00 PM to Friday, 31 December 2021 | 04:30 PM

Available to all residents (homeowners and renters) in the City of Melton, dispose of your household green (garden) waste free at the Melton Recycling Facility (MRF) during November and December 2021 in preparation for fire season.
Stay fire-safe this summer by:

  • reducing the amount of fire fuel present on your property, by mowing, raking, slashing and burning off (conditions apply)
  • clearing gutters and roof areas of leaf litter
  • cutting back overhanging tree branches close to property
  • cutting grass to less than 10cm . 

Free green garden waste conditions apply:

  • No mixed loads are allowed (green garden waste only)
  • Limbs and branches up to 30cm in diameter
  • No commercial operators or commercial loads will be accepted
  • Trucks are not permitted
  • Proof of ID is required -  (Property owners - Drivers Licence, or Tenants - Utility Bill)

The Melton Recycling Facility is open 7 days a week 8am to 4:30pm except on Christmas day.

Please remember to wear your face mask, check in using the QR code and be aware of potential delays in getting through the gatehouse due to high demand.



  • Monday, 01 November 2021 | 08:00 AM - Friday, 31 December 2021 | 04:30 PM


Melton Recycling Facility, 33 Ferris Road, Cobblebank 3338  View Map

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