Recycling programs

1. Overview

A number of recycling programs are run throughout the year, making it quick and easy to get rid of your pre-loved items.

We also have recycling stations, conveniently located at Town of Cambridge facilities, where you can drop-off: 

  • household lights;
  • fluorescent tubes;
  • printer cartridges;
  • mobile phones; and
  • batteries

Find your nearest recycling centre

2. Electronic waste (eWaste)

Twice yearly free eWaste drop-off weekends are held, where you can drop off your eWaste at the Town of Cambridge Administration car park located at 1 Bold Park Drive in Floreat.

The next eWaste drop-off date is Saturday 21 September 2019. 

Things you can dispose of at an eWaste day

  • Computers
  • Monitors
  • Notebooks
  • Printers
  • Fax machines
  • Scanners
  • Desktop sized printers
  • CD drives
  • Hard drives
  • TVs
  • VCR players
  • Projectors
  • Networking equipment
  • Cables
  • Keyboards
  • Mice
  • Floppy discs
  • Printer cartridges
  • Electronic games/toys
  • DVD players
  • Stereos
  • Cameras
  • Video cameras
  • iPods
  • Office photocopiers

Year round free drop-off is available for computers, monitors and TVs at your local tip & recycling centre

3. Clothes & textiles

The Town hosts Charity drop-off days twice a year, where you can drop-off your unwanted clothes and textiles at the Administration Centre located at 1 Bold Park in Floreat.

Watch the local paper or our What's On section for the next Charity drop-off day.

4. Mattress recycling

All residents have access to free on-call mattress collection.

Book a free collection by 12 noon of Wednesdays for collection on Thursday. Call 9347 6000 or Send an Email

Mattresses are collected weekly, on a Thursday.  Please have your mattress out on the verge by 6am, in a clearly visible and easily accessible location.

5. Sporting Equipment

The Town is pleased to support Fair Game by having 2 recycle and donate bins to collect pre-loved sporting equipment. The bins are located at the Town's Administration Centre -1 Bold Park Drive Floreat and the Cambridge Library -99 The Boulevard Floreat.

For further information click here