Shire of West Arthur

Rubbish Collection And Recycling

Council rubbish collection services are contracted to Great Southern Waste. The rubbish is collected and taken to Darkan Rubbish Tip.

Kerbside Rubbish Collection

Darkan, Duranillin and Arthur River Townsites: every Wednesday morning.

Bulk rubbish can be collected from individual houses by arrangement with the Shire.

Recycling

Recycling is collected every second Thursday.

The recycling bins are for the following items only -

  • All plastic containers (rinsed out with their lids separated).
  • All steel and aluminium cans (rinsed). Empty aerosol cans (lids off).
  • All milk and juice cartons (rinsed).
  • All clean dry paper, newspaper and magazines.
  • All clean dry cardboard (Boxes must be flattened with no other packing materials inside).

NO ceramics, window glass, greasy pizza boxes, plastic bags or other waste not listed above should not go in the bin with a yellow lid.

All other waste should go in your usual bin with a green lid.

Your bins should be put out for collection at least one foot (30 cm) apart and your recycling bin will be collected later on the same day as your rubbish collection, which will remain on the same day as usual.

Harvest and Movement Ban January 19, 2021

A complete harvesting, machinery and vehicle movement ban including the operation of internal...

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Availability of Annual Report and Annual Electors Meeting December 18, 2020

In accordance with section 5.55 of the Local Government Act 1995, notice is hereby given of the...

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Office Closure Over Christmas/New Year Holiday Period December 16, 2020

The Shire Office will be closed from 1.00 pm Thursday 24 December 2020 to 8.30am Monday 4 January...

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Employment Opportunities November 27, 2020

The Shire is seeking a part time senior's meals coordinator.

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