Waste Transfer Station Opening Hours

George Town Council operates two waste transfer and recycling sites. These are located at Mt George Road, George Town and Parry's Road, Pipers River

 Mt George Road, George Town

Opening Hours: Seven (7) Days a Week

Daily - 12 Noon - 4.00pm

Closed: Christmas Day and Good Friday.

 FREE Open Days - Hard and Green Waste

Saturday 6th November and Sunday 7th November 2021

Sunday 5th March and Sunday 6th March 2022 


Parry's Road, Pipers River

Opening Hours: One (1) Day a Week

Sunday 12.00 Noon to 4.00pm

Closed: Christmas Day

FREE Open Days - Hard and Green Waste

Sunday 31st October 2021

Sunday 13th March 2022



Waste Fees 2021/22 George Town

Waste Fees 2021/22 Pipers River


Waste Management Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS).


Mobile Phone Disposal

The designated Mobile Phone Disposal is located at the Council Chamber Foyer, Anne Street George Town.

Collection Day


Hand Held and Parachute Flares

Council has teamed up with MAST to provide a disposal/Drop off point for out of date hand held and parachute flares.  These can be brought to the waste transfer station gate house and handed to the operator for placement in the collection boxes.

Flare Collection