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Composting & worm farms

Reduce your rubbish by 25 percent by composting your food scraps and garden waste.

Looking to get started? Find out more about Council's Home Composting Rebates.

You can use a worm farm, compost bin or bio fermenter. 

What can be composted?

  • Fruit peelings (avoid citrus)
  • Vegetable scraps
  • Tea bags
  • Vacuum cleaner dust
  • Egg shells
  • Coffee grounds
  • Tissues
  • Bread
  • Leaves
  • Flowers
  • Grass

For detailed information on how to compost please view this beginners guide to worm farming .PDF or the beginners guide to composting .PDF

For information on reducing your food waste visit Love Food Hate Waste a Victorian government’s campaign to reduce food waste.

For more information go to Gardening Australia and search composting.



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