This local council initiative is supported by the NSW EPA Waste Less Recycle More initiative funded from the waste levy

Re-use Repair and Upcycling

This is an indicative list only. SSROC does not endorse companies on this list.

Cycle Recycle Club
a.k.a. The Nunnery - Fix build or hang out
and chat about bikes at workshops Visit site

Garage Sale Trail
One weekend of garage sales across Australia
(usually October) Visit site

Good 360
Supplying Australian charities with free,
brand-new goods Visit site
ITeC Repair Center
Division of Work Ventures; support training
and technology access for disadvantaged Visit site

Oz Harvest
Food waste donations and catering Visit site

Reverse Garbage
Student, apprenticeship workshops Visit site
Second Bite
Providing food for people in need Visit site

Second Hand Saturday
Council-partnered events. Participating councils have their own 'day'.(councils who participate with SHS don't participate in Garage Sale Trail.) Visit site

The Bower Reuse and Repair Centre
Repair/refurb workshops; Marrickville
& Parramatta shopfronts Visit site
Exchanging and Trading

This is an indicative list only. SSROC does not endorse companies on this list.

Carousell – Australia
Fashion exchange hub Visit site

Charity Register
Find a charity near you Visit site

Community Exchange System –
Local Energy Trading System (LETS)

Goods and services exchanged by
the community Visit site

Community Market
Visit site

Uplift Project
For women in disadvantaged communities, this project collects new and second hand bras. Visit site
Dress for Success – Sydney
Empowering women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and life. Visit site

EBay Australia
General exchange hub Visit site

Facebook Marketplace
General exchange hub Visit site

Fitted for Work
Helping women experiencing adversity break through barriers to get and keep work. Visit site

Freecycle
Find an online exchange group near you Visit site
Givit
Give your items to people in need Visit site

Givenow – Sydney
Donating bicycles that can be recycled, repaired and distributed back to the community Visit site

Gumtree Sydney
Visit site

Op Shop Directory
Visit site

Work Ventures
Refurbished electronic and technology exchange Visit site
Shoes for Planet Earth
Helping women experiencing adversity break through barriers to get and keep work Visit site

The Bower Store
Purchase repaired and pre-used goods Visit site

The Clothing Exchange
Swap events and online coordination
and exchange Visit site

Trading Post
General exchange hub Visit site

Ziilch
General exchange hub Visit site
Recycling Tips

This is an indicative list only. SSROC does not endorse companies on this list.

Recycling Near You
Search by council area, by item and find
out how/where to drop-off Visit site

Garbage Guru
City of Sydney-sponsored link, good
and engaging info Visit site
Soft Landing
Mattress recycling and product
stewardship scheme Visit site

TIC Group
Mattress recycling Visit site
Business Recycling
Making recycling at work easy Visit site

Reduce Illegal Dumping

This is an indicative list only. SSROC does not endorse companies on this list.

Dumping on Charities Costs Everyone
Watch a video highlighting the huge cost
of illegal dumping on charities. Visit site
How to report illegal dumping through RIDOnline
Watch a video to find out how to report
illegal dumping through RIDOnline Visit site
RIDOnline
131 555

Public online report for kerbside, charity
bin or bushland dumping anywhere in NSW. Visit site
Disposing of Household and
Hazardous Waste

This is an indicative list only. SSROC does not endorse companies on this list.

Asbestos Awareness
1800 ASBESTOS

A hub for asbestos in home, business
for tradies and further training Visit site

Chemical CleanOut Events
EPA site, find CleanOut drop off events
and sites across Sydney. Visit site
Community Recycling Centres
EPA site, info about what hazardous wastes
can be taken to a CRC. Search your local CRC. Visit site

Recycling Near You
Search by council area, by item and find out how/where to drop-off problem, hazardous
or other types of household waste Visit site
Search NSW Facilities that accept asbestos household
Visit site

Supported by Southern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils.

To report any issues, please contact getridofitright@ssroc.nsw.gov.au