Drysdale Resource Recovery Centre

The Drysdale Resource Recovery Centre provides recycling and waste resource recovery services where customers can recycle or dispose of their waste.

Facilities details

Operating hours 8:00am to 4:15pm
Location Becks Road (off Murradoc Road in Drysdale)
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day and Good Friday
Contact number 03 5251 2935


Waste Disposal
From 1 July 2021
Car Boot
Vans (per cubic metre)
Single axle trailers (waterline)
Tandem Trailers (waterline) ... (minimum)
Utilities (heaped)
Single axle trailers (heaped) … (minimum
Tandem Trailers (heaped) … (minimum)
Single axle trailers (caged) up to 1.5 cubic metres
Tandem Trailers caged up to 3.0 cubic metre
Caged heaped
Single axle trailers (caged heaped) up to 2 cubic metres
Tandem Trailers (caged heaped)up to 4 cubic metres
Tyres: a maximum of 10 car tyres per transaction
Car tyres
Car tyres on rims
Truck tyres up to 1.2 metre diameter.
Mattresses (any size)
Note: Where variations in load type occur, a charge of $76.00 per cubic metre will apply.
All fees are GST inclusive
EFTPOS facilities are available
Domestic quantities of sorted recyclable material up to 0.5 cubic metres are accepted free. No charge for domestic quantities of:
• Car batteries
• Computers and accessories
• Up to 0.5 cubic metres of excess household recycling including paper, aluminium and metal cans, glass bottles and jars (no lids) cardboard (excluding any cardboard container designed to hold liquids such as coffee cups, milk or juice cartons) and mixed rigid plastic containers labelled 1,2 and 5.
Small electrical items
• Clothes Dryers - place in the metal bin.
• Dishwashers - place in the metal bin.
 • All fridges and freezers are placed aside for correct removal of gasses by certified plumbers before being recycling in metal bin.
• Dishwashers - place in the metal bin.
• Lawnmowers - place in the metal bin.
• Microwaves - place in the metal bin.
• Ovens - place in the metal bin.
• Microwaves - place in the metal bin.
• Stoves - place in the metal bin
• Toasters – place in the metal bin.
• Washing Machines -place in the metal bin.
• Household batteries
• Gas BBQ bottles (up to 9 kilograms)
• Hot water services
• Motor oil - can only accept a maximum of 30 litres in any one transaction of any motor oil. These need to be in maximum of 5 litre containers.

• Paint and paint tins (domestic quantities of paint - up to 100 litres in one transaction) .

• Rigid plastic items such as outdoor chairs
• Scrap metal -place in the metal bin.
• Televisions
• Tools
• Tyre rims without tyres
• White goods – empty fridges, ovens, dryers and dishwashers
Visit the Geelong Resource Recovery Centre to drop off these items for free:
• Fluorescent tubes
• Polystyrene

Use our recycling guide to find your recycling options for other items.

Please note: hazardous liquid or chemical waste is not accepted at Drysdale Landfill and Resource Recovery Centre.

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Page last updated: Tuesday, 26 April 2022