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The Waste and Environment Services Team is responsible for the maintenance and improvement of Buloke Shire’s landfills and transfer stations as well as providing residential kerbside garbage and recycling services in all townships within Buloke Shire.

What services are available?

Buloke Shire Council's Waste Services include:

  • Weekly kerbside waste collection service
  • Fortnightly kerbside recycling collection service
  • Public recycling and waste disposal facilities at Birchip, Charlton, Culgoa, Donald, Watchem, Wycheproof and Sea Lake Transfer Station
  • Street litter and public place recycling bins

Strategies for waste management in Buloke are not developed in isolation.  Buloke is a member of the Loddon Mallee Waste and Resource Recovery Group (LMWRRG), together with the municipalities of City of Greater Bendigo, Gannawarra and Loddon and Macedon Ranges Shire Councils, Mildura Rural City Council,  Mount Alexander Shire Council, Swan Hill Rural City Councils and Wakool Shire Council (Associate) (NSW). The Loddon Mallee Waste and Resource Recovery Group (LMWRRG) is a statutory body with responsibilities for regional waste management planning and coordination.  Planning for waste management in Buloke needs to consider the regional context, as well as Victorian and Commonwealth Government policies and regulations. To find out more, visit the LMWRG website and Kerbside Pride.



Australian Packaging Covenant - Certificate of Registration

Buloke Shire Council Registration Certificate - APC

Find out more about:

Buloke Waste Management Strategy 2012-2022
This Waste Management Strategy provides a vision for future waste management in Buloke and was developed through discussion with the local community.
A National program for the collection and recycling of empty, cleaned, non-returnable farm chemical containers.
Recycle your unwanted or broken electrical appliances at the Landfills and the Transfer Station.
Garbage Collection
Buloke Shire Council operates a weekly kerbside collection service for general household garbage.
Get it Sorted + Public Place Recycling
Get the most from your Resource Recovery Centres + learn more about Public Place Recycling
Recyclable Products & Materials
Buloke Shire Council operates a fortnightly kerbside collection service for general household garbage
Transfer Station & Landfill operating times
Council operates 7 landfill sites. To find out the operating times click on this link.
Waste Collection Schedule
2015-2016 Recycling Collection Calendar

Buloke Shire Council: 367 Broadway, Wycheproof, VIC 3527 | Phone: 1300 520 520 | Fax: (03) 5493 7395 | Email: buloke@buloke.vic.gov.au

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