Mulch and crushed concrete
Garden waste and concrete waste brought into the waste facilities is recycled, into garden mulch and other concrete products. Our goal is to reduce the amount of waste going to landfill.
Mulch is only available for purchase from the Maryborough and Hervey Bay waste facilities.
Currently all grades are available, stock levels at both sites is subject to change.
Crushed Concrete is currently unavailable for purchase.
Under the Queensland load restraint requirements, any load carried on or in your vehicle or trailer must be properly restrained. To view the requirements, visit the Department of Transport and Main Roads website.
As part of Council's recycling program, we have three grades of mulch available for purchase - standard, cottage and premium.
Loyalty cards are offered and accepted at the Maryborough and Hervey Bay waste facilities. Customers will be asked to present their card at the gate.
All grades of mulch are currently available.
Standard - min charge 1/2 (half)m3 $12.75
Bags of standard or cottage mulch (up to 60 Litres). Bag to be supplied and filled by the purchaser.
A loader machine will be operating to load your tailer for you at the above facilities, from 7.30am – 5pm.
Hervey Bay and Maryborough Waste Facility - Monday to Sunday from 7.30am - 5.00pm
All loads of mulch must be covered adequately to ensure that the mulch is secure.
NO COVER - NO MULCH.
Directly from the Maryborough and Hervey Bay waste facilities using the following payment options:
- EFTPOS (Maryborough and Hervey Bay only)
- Cheque; or
- Visit a Customer Service Centre using cash, cheque, credit or debit card.
Delivery of mulch
If you require delivery from any of Council's applicable facilities, you will need to make your own arrangements and pay a private contractor separately.
As part of Council's recycling program, we normally have 20mm minus crushed concrete available for the public to purchase at the Maryborough Landfill and Nikenbah Transfer Station.
We are currently out of stock and hope to have supplies available soon.
Crushed concrete Price 20mm minus $29.60/tonne
A loader machine is available to load your trailer at the following locations.
Nikenbah and Maryborough Waste Facility - Monday to Sunday from 7.30am - 5.00pm