Goornong, Heathcote and Strathfieldsaye Transfer Stations

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Transfer Stations are sites for the sorting and temporary collection of waste and resources. There are currently three supervised transfer station sites located at Goornong, Heathcote and Strathfieldsaye.

You will pay a fee to dispose of your waste and most recyclables are accepted free of charge, please refer to the City’s current Fees and Charges for details. Eftpos is now available at all sites.

At Heathcote and Strathfieldsaye, the transfer stations are linked with resale shops where useable items, which would have otherwise would have gone to landfill are sold.

Goornong Transfer Station

Location: 55-59 English's Road, Goornong.

Opening hours: Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday, 8am–5pm. Closed on code red days.

Phone: 0437 700 852

Heathcote Transfer Station

Location: 61 Golden Gully Road, Heathcote.

Opening hours: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday (except Christmas Day), 8am–5pm. Closed on code red and extreme weather days. 

Phone: 03 5433 2849

Strathfieldsaye Transfer Station

Location: 998 Wellington Street, Strathfieldsaye.

Opening hours: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, 8am–5pm. Closed on code red days.

Phone: 03 5439 3119

Fees and charges

Domestic waste

  • Garbage bag (<70 litres): $3 
  • Wheelie Bin: $9
  • Car-load: $15 per load
  • Car-load unsorted: $30 per load 
  • Trailer-load, ute-load, 6x4: $30 per load
  • Trailer-load, ute-load, 6x4 (unsorted load): $60 per load
  • Trailer with cage 6x4: $54 per load
  • Trailer with cage 6x4 (unsorted load): $108 per load
  • Trailer, tandem 8x5: $63 per load
  • Trailer, tandem 8x5 (unsorted load): $126 per load

Green waste

  • Domestic Car-load: Free 
  • Domestic Trailer-load, ute-load, van-load: Free
  • Domestic Trailer, tandem: Free 
  • Commercial business: $40 per cubic metre


  • Car: $6.50 per tyre 
  • Car Tyre (with Rim): $12 per tyre
  • Motorcycle: $6.50 per tyre
  • Light truck: $10.50 per tyre 
  • Light Truck (with Rim): $12 per tyre
  • Heavy Truck: $12.50 per tyre
  • Heavy Truck (with Rim): $22 per tyre
  • Super Single (with or without Rim): POA per tyre
  • Bob Cat: $11 per tyre
  • Forklift (small): $12 per tyre
  • Forklift (medium): $17 per tyre
  • Forklift (large): $22 per tyre
  • Forklift over 36": POA per tyre
  • Tractor (small): $66 per tyre
  • Tractor (medium): $110 per tyre
  • Tractor (large): $165 per tyre
  • Other: price on application


  • (Including Commercial cardboard) $40 per cubic metre
  • Unsorted load: $80 per cubic metre


  • Car bodies: $250 each
  • Computer monitors, TVs: $15 each
  • Fridges, freezers, air conditioners: $25 each
  • Mattresses: $30 each
  • Gas Bottles (<9kg): $10
  • Oil - Volumes <20L: $3
  • Paint - Free (at Heathcote and Strathfieldsaye) through 'Paintback' drop off

Contact us

For more information about our waste collection and disposal services please contact us on 03 5434 6000.

A-Z Guide for Waste

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