There are five locations in the Burdekin Shire where you can dispose of waste.

To ensure your visit to these sites is hassle free please follow the safety instructions provided.  Please always follow the directions of the attendant on site.

Hours of Operation

LocationOpening DaysOpening Times
Ayr7 days9am – 5pm
Home Hill7 days10am – 5pm
Clare7 days24 hours
GiruFriday and Sunday3pm – 6pm
Kirknie LandfillMonday to Friday8.30am – 4:30pm
Saturday8am – 12pm

NOTE: The Kirknie Landfill and the Transfer Stations are closed Christmas Day and Good Friday.

Location and Contact Numbers

Ayr Transfer Station:

Railway Street, Ayr

Transfer Stations.
No construction and demolition waste accepted.
No trucks or trailers in excess of 3m.

Methods of Payment: Cash and EFTPOS

Phone: 0437 910 358

 

Home Hill Transfer Station:

80 Bojack Road, Home Hill

Transfer Station.
No construction and demolition waste accepted.
No trucks or trailers in excess of 3m.

Methods of Payment: Cash and EFTPOS

Phone: 0428 814 969

 

Clare Transfer Station:

The Clare Transfer Station is now open as an unmanned site 7 days a week.

The following items will not be accepted at the Clare Transfer Station:

  • Green waste
  • Construction and demolition waste – Kirknie Landfill only
  • Concrete, bricks, pavers, asphalt and soil – Kirknie Landfill only
  • Tyres
  • Batteries
  • Hazardous waste – chemicals, asbestos, paint, oils, fuels or coolants
  • Commercial waste
  • Please follow the instructions on the signage at the site to ensure correct sorting of rubbish and recyclables. Phone: (07) 4783 9800 to report any damage or full bins.

Giru Transfer Station:

Cromarty Creek Landing Road, Giru

(Cross the railway line and turn left – then follow the signs)

Transfer Station and Green Waste. No construction and demolition waste accepted. No trucks or trailers in excess of 3m.
Methods of Payment: Cash and eftpos

Contact Council’s Customer Serive Centre on telephone 07 4783 9800 if you have any queries.

 

Kirknie Landfill:

1608 Kirknie Road, Home Hill
16.5 kms up river from the intersection adjacent to the Burdekin bridge.

If you are using a GPS you can set it to Lat/Long -19.736895, 147.294298

Landfill, scrap metal and Green Waste

Methods of Payment: Cash, EFTPOS,  Debtors Inv (must be pre-approved by Council’s Waste Services Section)

Phone: 0409 980 828

Greenwaste

Greenwaste can be deposited for free to Council’s Transfer Stations and landfill.

Mulch is free to take in domestic quantities and commerical quantities may incur a charge.  Please note that mulch must be loaded by the person taking it.

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