Where is my local rubbish station?

Southland has a variety of waste facilities ranging from recycle centres where people freely dop off specific recyclables to Waste Transfer Stations that accept household and commerical rubbish.

Select the links below for directions to your nearest facility and to find out what materials (rubbish, recycling, reusable items) are accepted.

Rubbish Stations

Bluff signpost

Bluff Transfer Station

75 Suir Street, Bluff

Accepts - Rubbish. Charges apply for rubbish disposal.

Garston post office

Garston Recycle Centre

9 Garston Athol Highway, Garston

Open 24/7

Accepts - Recycling (FREE)

Gore's trout statue

Gore Transfer Station

Toronto Street, Gore 

The Transfer Station is open 7 days a week.

Accepts - Rubbish. Charges apply for rubbish disposal.

Invercargill water tower

Invercargill Recycle Centre

28 Ettrick Street, Invercargill 

Open 24/7

Recycling Only (FREE)

Invercargill water tower

Invercargill Transfer Station

303 Bond Street, Invercargill

The Transfer Station is open 7 days a week.

Accepts - Reusable Items, Recycling, Rubbish. Charges apply for rubbish disposal.

A river in Lumsden area

Lumsden Recycle Centre

35 Oxford Street, Lumsden  

Open 24/7

Accepts - Recycling (FREE)

A river in Lumsden area

Lumsden Transfer Station

35 Oxford Street, Lumsden  

The Transfer Station is open 2 days a week.

Accepts - Reuseable items, Recycling, Rubbish.  Charges apply for rubbish disposal.

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Manapouri Recycle Centre

205 Hillside Manapouri Road, Manapouri  

Open 24/7

Accepts - Recycling (FREE)

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Mokotua Recycle Centre

12 Clearwater Road, Mokotua 

Open 24/7

Accepts - Recycling (FREE)

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Mossburn Recycle Centre

1525 Mossburn Lumsden Highway, Mossburn 

Open 24/7

Accepts - Recycling (FREE)

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Ohai Recycle Centre

10 Richmond Street, Ohai

Open 24/7

Accepts - Recycling (FREE)

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Otautau Transfer Station

5 Bridport Road, Otautau

The Transfer Station is open 4 days a week.

Accepts - Reusable Items, Recycling, Rubbish. Charges apply for rubbish disposal.

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Riversdale Recycle Centre

26 Berwick Street, Riversdale 

Open 24/7

Accepts - Recycling (FREE)

Riverton Rocks

Riverton Recycle Centre

1 Havelock Street, Riverton  

Open 24/7

Accepts - Recycling (FREE)

Riverton Rocks

Riverton Transfer Station

1 Havelock Street, Riverton

The Transfer Station is open 5 days a week.

Accepts - Reuseable items, Recycling, Rubbish.  Charges apply for rubbish disposal.

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Stewart Island - Rakiura Resource Recovery Centre

Horseshoe Point Road, Oban, Stewart Island

Open: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 9.30am to 4.30pm.  

         Saturday from 8am to 12 noon

Accepts - Rubbish, Food waste, Recyclables, Second Hand goods.    Download this Brochure for more information.

Boat moared on Lake Te Anau

Te Anau Recycle Centre

Te Anau Manapouri Highway, Te Anau  

Open 24/7

Accepts - Recycling (FREE)

Boat moared on Lake Te Anau

Te Anau Transfer Station

Te Anau Manapouri Highway, Te Anau 

The Transfer Station is open 7 days a week.

Accepts - Reuseable items, Recycling, Rubbish.  Charges apply for rubbish disposal.

Tokanui landscape

Tokanui Recycle Centre

23 McEwan Street, Tokanui 

Open 24/7

Accepts - Recycling (FREE)

Sign post at McCrackens Lookout

Tuatapere Recycle Centre

51 King Street, Tuatapere 

Open 24/7

Accepts - Recycling (FREE)

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Winton Transfer Station

193 Florence Road, Winton

The Transfer Station is open 5 days a week.

Accepts - Reusable Items, Recycling, Rubbish. Charges apply for rubbish disposal.

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Wyndale Transfer Station

190 Edendale Wyndham Road, Edendale.

The Transfer Station is open 5 days a week.

Accepts - Reusable Items, Recycling, Rubbish. Charges apply for rubbish disposal.