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Pensioner Discount Day

Pensioners are being offered a 50 per cent discount on marked items every Thursday in the Re-Use Shop at the Barretta Waste Management Facility.

The Manager of Kingborough Waste Services, Mr Jon Wisbey said this was one of a few new initiatives being introduced at the Shop, "We continue to look at ways in which we can improve the Shop, including special deals to benefit our customers.  Pensioner Discount Day and the Barretta Bid on suitable big ticket items as they arrive are just two offers we have introduced this year."

Pensioner Discount Day starts on Thursday, 29 September 2016 and customers must show a current pensioner card to receive the discount.



Free Green Waste Disposal Weekend

Barretta Waste Management Facility

Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 October

Council will accept green waste from Kingborough residents at no cost during the above dates between the hours of 9am and 4pm.

Green waste must be completely free of contaminants including general and hazardous waste, plastic and declared weeds.  Assistance on weed identification is available by contacting Council on (03) 6211 8200.  Detection of contaminated green waste may result in disposal fees being applied.

A limit of 5 cubic metres per household applies.  Private and commercial collection operators will be required to pay standard rates for green waste disposal.

Residents are requested to follow directions of site staff and exercise patience as some minor delays may be experienced.  Enquiries relating to the program can be directed to Kingborough Waste Services on (03) 6267 2337.



Paint Cans Now Accepted

Do you have any old paint cans gathering dust?

Old paint cans can now be disposed of, free of charge, at the Barretta Waste Management Facility.  Please see staff at the recycling area before leaving any cans.

Please note that this service is for domestic customers and commercial loads will not be accepted.