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Resource recovery centre details

Boroondara Recycling and Waste Centre


648 Riversdale Road Camberwell 3124

Phone Numbers

9278 4444

Opening hours

Mon to Fri: 8am-4pm for recycling, 1pm-4pm for general wastes

Sat, Sun & Public Holidays: 8am-4pm

Green waste and recycling only on Sundays

(Closed: Good Friday, Christmas Day, New Years Day)

Extra information

For more information visit the City of Boroondara's website.

For the disposal of household chemicals, including dangerous toxic products such as aerosols, fuels, pesticides, poisons and chemicals, please refer to the Detox Your Home-Mobile Service website for details of items accepted and collection days in your area.

Other batteries and gas bottles are only accepted from residents of the city of Boroondara (proof of residency required) 

Asbestos is not accepted as this site.

The item charges and limits provided here are subject to change. We recommend checking with this centre prior to dropping items off.


Key to table

Disposal cost
Item is free to dispose
Charges apply to this item. Please contact the site
Recycled or landfill
Item will be recycled
Item will become part of landfill
Quantity restrictions
There are no restrictions on the quantity of disposed items.
Quantity restrictions apply please contact the site

Item types and charges

Item type Disposal cost Recycled or landfill Quantity restrictions Other Information
Paper/Cardboard Free Residential quantities only
Plastics Free -
Glass Free -
Corks $ -
Polystyrene Free Residential quantities only
White Goods $ -
Textiles $ -
Mattress $ -
Fluorescent Tubes Free -
Other Batteries Free -
Gas Bottles Free Residents only
Household Chemicals - - -
Paints Free -
Cooking oil Free 20 litres max. Maximum container size: 5 litres
Garden Organics $ -
Timber $ -
Concrete $ -
Bricks $ -
Metals $ -
Motor Oils Free 20 litres max. Maximum container size: 5 litres
Car Batteries Free -
Tyres $ -
Oil Filters Free -
TVs Free -
Computers Free -
CD/DVDs $ -
Mobile Phones Free -
Electrical Cable Free -
Other Electrical Equipment $ -
X-Ray Free -