Mornington Resource Recovery Centre


134 Watt Road, Mornington
Melways Ref 145 K3

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 8.00 am - 4.00 pm
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: 8.00 am - 5.00 pm
(Closed Christmas Day & Good Friday)

Fees and Charges

Resource Recovery Centre fees and charges(PDF, 234KB)

Payment method is EFTPOS or Credit Card only. Cash is not accepted.

Proof of Shire residency may need to be presented to qualify for Shire resident fees and charges. Either a driving licence or rates notice will be accepted.

The Shire does not record, collect or store any personal information used to demonstrate Shire residency.


Customer Service:1300 850 600

What is accepted?

  • Green, Hard Waste and General Rubbish
  • Only loads of up to 3 cubic metres accepted
  • Vehicle greater than 4.5 Gross Vehicle Mass can deposit their waste at the Rye Resource and Recovery Centre.
  • Free X-ray film recycling. Residents are reminded to remove any personal information prior to disposing of the X-rays.
  • A maximum limit of 4 tyres applies (Domestic quantities accepted)
  • A maximum limit of 4 mattresses applies (Domestic quantities accepted)
  • A maximum limit of 2 fridges/air conditioning units applies (Domestic quantities accepted)



To purchase mulch from the Mornington Resource Recovery Centre, please proceed to the gatehouse where you will be directed to the mulch area.

  • Fine mulch: $50/metre
  • Medium mulch: $37/metre
  • Crushed rock (20mm): $35/metre

Recycled Goods Shop

The Recycled Goods Shop (Tip Op Shop) at Mornington sells pre-loved goods and some plants, you'll never know what you'll find! Donate your items to the Op shop via the Mornington Resource Recovery Centre on Watt Rd, turn off at the Detox Your Home section before the gatehouse.


29 Racecourse Road Mornington

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 9.00 am - 4.00 pm
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: 9.00 am - 4.30 pm
(Closed Christmas Day & Good Friday)


Recycled Goods Shop: (03) 5973 6511