Landfill and Transfer Stations


Eaglehawk Eco Centre

Location: The Eaglehawk Eco Centre is situated in Upper California Gully Road (known as Upper Road), near Victoria Street, Eaglehawk.

The Eaglehawk Eco Centre provides a number of services including:

Eaglehawk Landfill 

Open: 7 days a week (except Christmas Day and Good Friday) from 8am - 4:30pm. 

Landfill enquiries: 5446 3917

Recycling Centre

Open: 7 days a week from 8am - 5pm.

Recycle Centre enquiries: 5446 3467 

Recycling Shop


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 8:30am - 5pm

Wednesday from 9:30am - 5pm

Sunday and Public Holidays from 10:30am - 3:30pm

Recycle Shop enquiries: 5446 3467

The Eaglehawk Eco Centre also includes a green waste processing facility and a loading facility (transport of waste).

A map indicating the location of the Eaglehawk Eco Centre (PDF, 126kb)

Heathcote Landfill

The Heathcote Landfill is located in Golden Gully Road, Heathcote.

Open: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday (except Christmas Day and Good Friday), from 8am - 5pm.

Phone: 5433 2849

Transfer stations

Transfer stations are sites for the sorting and temporary collection of waste and resources. There are currently two supervised transfer stations in the municipality: Strathfieldsaye and Goornong.

A gate fee applies for waste received at both transfer stations at the same price as the Eaglehawk and Heathcote landfills. Recyclables are received at no cost.


Location: Strathfieldsaye Road

Open: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, 8am - 5pm

Phone: 5439 3119


Location: English's Road

Open: Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday, 8am - 5pm

Phone: 0437 700 852

Landfill Services


The Eaglehawk Eco-Centre accepts TVs, computer monitors & other electronic waste free of charge.

Please note this only applies to Eaglehawk Eco-Centre and not the transfer stations or Heathcote Landfill.

More information on E-waste.

Green Waste

Free Green-waste disposal weekends occur regularly throughout the year. On these dates, residents can drop off their green waste at the Eaglehawk Eco-Centre or the Heathcote Landfill free of charge.

Please note the only materials that will be accepted are tree prunings, garden clippings, grass and leaf litter. Commercial loads of green waste will not be accepted.

Free greenwaste disposal weekends will be held on the following dates in 2016:

  • April 16 and 17
  • May 21 and 22

More information on Green Waste.

Permanent Victorian Drop-off Sites

Sustainability Victoria administer a network of permanent Victorian drop-off sites accessible all year round for Victorian residents delivered in partnership with local governments and funded by the Victorian landfill levy. Permanent Victorian drop-off sites accept a limited range of household chemical products for free.

The Eaglehawk Eco Centre is a "Permanent Victorian drop-off site".

The Eaglehawk Eco Centre Permanent Victorian drop-off site only accepts the following products:

  • Automotive and cooking oil
  • Automotive and household batteries
  • Barbeque gas bottles
  • Paint
  • Compact fluorescent lights and tubes

For further information on this program please visit Detox your Home.

There is no restriction on the number or volume of household products that you can bring; however containers larger than 20L or 20 kg will not be accepted.


Farm chemical drums can be disposed of at permanent collection sites at Eaglehawk Eco Centre, Heathcote Landfill or the Goornong Transfer Station on an ongoing basis, during normal opening hours. Please note that bookings are essential.

More information on DrumMUSTER.