We acknowledge the traditional custodians of this land that we work, live and play on, and pay our respects to their cultures, their ancestors and to the elders, past, present and future.
Waste Reduction and Recycling Plan
Balonne Shire Council has a two-bin system: red bins are for general waste and yellow bins are for recycling.
General waste is collected once per week and recycling is collected once per fornight. Collection days are:
*Industrial skip bin collection is subject to prior arrangement with JJ Richards.
New bins can be ordered from Balonne Shire Council. To order, call: 4620 8888.
Like most Councils, Balonne Shire runs one annual hard rubbish (kerbside) collection across the region, to help residents get rid of large items and green waste.
Generally this collection is held around March, with dates subject to change.
To assist our teams in prompt and efficient collection, Council asks all residents to follow these guidelines: