Rockhampton collection points for recyclables

Collection points are available for your use in the Rockhampton Region for the following items:

  • Alma Street Veterinary Hospital (no sheets or blankets)
  • Lakes Creek Road and Gracemere Waste Management Facilities
  • Officeworks -
    • Customers can take up to 5 items from computer systems including; desktops, laptops, computer mice, monitors, printers, scanners, multifunction printers, keyboards, computer power supplies, printed circuit boards, motherboards, network cards, disks and CD drives.
      Items not accepted include; televisions, gaming consoles and electronic games, software, digital cameras, electronic equipment, videos and hi-fi equipment. Monitors with broken screens if they can’t be safely handled by our team members.

Printer cartridges

Planet Ark are the host for the printer cartridge recycling program paid for by manufacturers. If your workplace uses more than 3 cartridges a month you can receive a free collection box. Organise through Planet Ark:

Or use the following local free drop off points:

Household batteries
  • ALDI Stores (Only AA, AAA, C, D, 9v - any brand, rechargeable or not)
Mobile phones
  • Officeworks
  • visit for more
Nespresso Capsules
  • Lakes Creek Florist
  • Every Blooming Thing
Soda Stream cylinders
 (cylinder is cleaned, inspected and refilled for reuse)
  • Kmart
  • The Good guys
  • Thomo's Betta Electrical
  • Big W
  • Spotlight



  • Stationery (pens and pen caps, mechanical pencils, markers and marker caps, permanent markers, and permanent marker caps)
    • Buy the TerraCycle Zero Waste Box from Officeworks, price includes shipping and recycling costs