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Kerbside Collections

Longreach Regional Council is pleased to announce the return of the annual residential bulk rubbish collection. The collection will take place over a two (2) week period, beginning Monday 19th October to Friday 30th October 2020.  Please place waste out for collection either in the rear laneway or on the front footpath. Ensure all items that you would like to keep are removed from the footpaths and lanes or they will be collected.  

This collection is for residential households only and will include collection of car bodies by prior appointment only. 

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The zones and dates for collection are as follows:

Longreach - Zone 1 North of the highway 19 October 2020
Longreach - Zone 2 West of Eagle St. (including Cramsie Estates) 20 October 2020
Longreach - Zone 3 Eagle St. to Falcon St. 21 October 2020
Longreach - Zone 4 West of Falcon St. 22 October 2020
Ilfracombe   26 October 2020
Isisford   27 October 2020
Yaraka   28 October 2020
YES – the following items will be collected:
  • Tree, shrub cuttings & palm fronds – cut into 1m lengths for safe handling
  • Leaves & grass/lawn clippings – must be in plastic bags (for aged/disabled pensioners only)
  • Stoves, washing machines & other domestic goods (Must be easily carried by 2 people)
  • Items no larger than 2m long, 1m high & 1m wide
  • Excessive waste- 2 men must be able to load your waste within 5 minutes
  • Your load will not be collected if larger than 2m long, 1m high & 1m wide
  • Gas cylinders, fire extinguishers & any commercial wastes
  • Hazardous wastes: chemicals, waste with sharp edges or that may cause injury
  • Household waste that would normally go in your wheelie bin
  • Refrigerators, air conditioners & freezers
  • Regulated wastes such as asbestos, lead-based paints, used oil, tyres, batteries
  • Leaves & grass/lawn clippings

For assistance in removing large, bulky and heavy items from your property (including car bodies) please complete our Indemnity Form.

Download our Indemnity Form

For more information, please contact our Communities Team on (07) 4658 4111.