Green Waste Verge Collection

Find out about your twice-yearly green waste verge collection service; including collection dates and items we can and cannot collect.

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  • Your next green waste verge collection commences on 30 April 2018.
  • We provide two green waste collections each financial year.
  • Collections commence on Monday's and waste can start being put on the verge 3 days prior.
  • Items that are placed on the verge after the commencement date for your area will not be collected.
  • Please allow 5-7 working days for you waste to be collected.

Green waste verge collection dates

Green waste collection - May 2018

Area Dates

Darling Downs, Oakford and Oldbury

30 April - 4 May 2018

Byford and Cardup

7 - 11 May 2018

Mundijong, Whitby, Karrakup and Jarrahdale

14 - 18 May 2018

Mardella, Serpentine, Hopeland and Keysbrook

21 - 25 May 2018

Items we can and cannot collect

Your waste should be a maximum of two 6 x 4 trailer loads per property and placed on your verge 3 days prior to collection.

Allowed Not Allowed

✔ Trimmed tree branches up to 1.8m - cut ends to road

✘ Large tree trunks, stumps or roots

✔ Cuttings, shrubs and leaves in cardboard boxes

✘ Items longer than 1.8m


✘ Chemicals, asbestos or hazardous materials


✘ Soil, sand, lawn clippings or old reticulation


✘ General rubbish or junk


✘ Plastic bags or chaff bags with cuttings in them

Waste information guide

Download a copy of the Waste Information Guide which contains comprehensive information on the Shire's Waste and Recycling Collection services and includes a rubbish collection calendar.