Environment and waste

Brisbane City Council's environment and waste initiatives and services include Green Heart, water, rubbish bin services, the new green waste services, recycling, green gardening tips, bushland, waterways, the bin collection calendar and more.


Rubbish tips & bins

Find out about rubbish collections, transfer stations (rubbish tips), recycling and waste reduction.

""Green living

One of the goals of the Brisbane Vision is to make Brisbane a clean and green city. Information on what people, community groups, businesses and schools can do to help reach that goal.

""Natural environment

Council preserves and protects the natural environment. Find out what you can do to help prevent the destruction of natural environments, and what you can do about weeds that threaten them.


Find out what Council is doing to make Brisbane a water smart city - and what you can do to help.