Easter & ANZAC Service Changes

This holiday season the hard working people who pick up the recycling and rubbish bins, process the recycling and operate the regions Transfer Stations are having some much deserved time off. Find out below how this affects your recycling and rubbish services.

Good Friday, April 19, 2019

  • There will be no recycling or rubbish wheelie bin collections across Southland on Good Friday, April 19, 2019.  If your wheelie bin collection day is Friday, please your wheelie bin/s out for collection on Saturday April 20, 2019.
  • All Council Transfer Stations will be closed on Good Friday, April 19, 2019.

Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019

  • The Southland District Council Transfer Stations will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019.   The Bluff Transfer Station, Gore Transfer Station and Invercargill Transfer Stations will be open as normal.

 Easter Monday, April 22, 2019

  • Recycling and Rubbish wheelie bins collections are running as normal across Southland on Easter Monday, April 22, 2019.  Please have your wheelie bin/s out for collection as usual.
  • The Bluff Transfer Station and Gore Transfer Station will be closed on Easter Monday, April 22, 2019.  The Invercargill Transfer Station and Southland District Council Transfer Stations will be open as normal.

ANZAC Day, April 25, 2019

  • There will be no recycling or rubbish wheelie bin collections across Southland on ANZAC Day, April 25, 2019.  If your wheelie bin collection day is Thursday, please please your wheelie bin/s out for collection on Friday April 26.   If your wheelie bin collection day is Friday, please place your wheelie bin/s out for collection on Saturday April 27, 2019. Normal collections will resume from Monday April 29, 2019.
  • The Bluff Transfer Station and Gore Transfer Stations will be closed on ANZAC Day, April 25, 2019.   The Invercargill Transfer Station and Southland District Council Transfer Stations will be open from 1pm. 

 

If you are unsure of your wheelie bin collection day, please use the "My collection day" finder for more information or call your local Council.

For more information about your local Transfer Station, please click here.