Refuse Site

The Council runs and maintains a Refuse Site at Cowell. This is located on Melrose Road, COWELL.

Fire Ban Days

The district refuse site is closed on days where a "Catastrophic" Fire Ban has been issued for the Eastern Eyre Region. To determine if it is a Catastrophic Fire  Ban Day, phone the Country Fire Service on 1300 362 361 for a recorded message.


Refuse Charges 2014/15

Conditions of Use

  • There are a number of materials which cannot be disposed of in the Council refuse site, including asbestos, poisons, chemical containers, dangerous goods, tyres (whole) and waste oil. If you are unsure, contact Council's Works Manager prior to dumping.
  • Refuse burning is prohibited.
  • Refuse must be deposited in the areas provided.
  • Refuse must be sorted into plastics, metal, wood, electrical, garden waste ect to be received.

Opening Times

Sunday - 10 am to 12 pm
Monday, Wednesday & Friday - 2.30PM - 4.30PM

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