Reuse! Tip Shops Re-open

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Give your pre-loved items another life by holding a garage sale, dropping off reusable items for free at Tip Shops or donating items to your local charity store. Reusing, upcycling or repurposing items means that it doesn’t end up buried in landfill - saving you money when disposing of waste and saving the environment.

Trendy Trash Store

Store re-opens Friday 8 May 2020 - Shop online also
Located at the entrance to Lakes Creek Road Waste Management Facility, the store is re-opening from Friday 8 May 2020.

Store opening hours: 8am - 4pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Store is closed also on Christmas Day.

Quality second-hand items at bargain prices are on offer both through the store and online through the Trendy Trash Facebook page.
For online shopping at any time; view the stock, purchase and arrange a time with staff to pick-up your items. EFTPOS payment only.

For product inquiries, please contact the store manager - Queensland Metal Recyclers Pty Ltd, phone 4926 3099 or 0413 712 057. 

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Gracemere Waste Facility Tip Shop

Tip Shop re-opens Friday 8 May 2020
Located inside the Gracemere Waste Facility - drive up to the Gatehouse to inform staff you wish to access the Tip Shop (cash sales only).

Tip Shop opening hours: 8am - 4pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Shop is closed also on Christmas Day.

For product inquiries, please contact the site manager - MEGZ Pty Ltd. 

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Pre-loved Household Items to drop-off for free

Pre-loved household items can be dropped off for free, if they are clean, of good quality, and in reusable condition. A staff member onsite must have looked over them and agreed to accept. Not all items will be accepted which could be due to resale, current stock, storage space etc.

At Lakes Creek Road Waste Management Facility, drive into the Recycling Area to have your items looked over.
At Gracemere or Mt Morgan Waste Facilities, drive to the Gatehouse to have your items looked over.

Items may include:

  • office or household furniture
  • hand tools
  • building materials
  • gardening items
  • boating/ fishing supplies
  • camping items
  • computers and usable parts
  • lawn mowers and usable parts
  • car parts 
  • toys
  • sports equipment
  • kitchenware
  • books, music, videos
Please note no clothing/ linen/ soft toys are currently acceptable due to COVID-19 health guidelines.

 

Charity Bins/ Op shops

Support a charity by purchasing second-hand instead of brand new or by donating good condition reusable household goods.

  • Salvos
  • Lifeline
  • Vinnies
  • Endeavour
  • Anglicare
  • RSPCA Op Shop

Second-hand/ Antique dealers 

Support a local business by purchasing second-hand instead of brand new.

  • Rubies N Rust
  • House of Treasures
  • Yester-Years at Gnomes
  • All Variety Books
  • Kings Cash Exchange
  • My Sister's House
  • Classy Seconds